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From The Blog

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Why interpersonal isn’t interpretive

Recently on #langchat we were discussing interpretive and interpersonal tasks and someone asked whether interpersonal also functioned as interpretive, since the listener is interpreting auditory information.  I thought it was… Continue Reading →

April 17, 2015 0 Comments

How can a transition empower your class?

A few weeks ago the topic for #langchat was about timing and transitioning activities in a class (summary here).  Then, shortly after, I was teaching a novice-high class of sixth-graders… Continue Reading →

April 15, 2015 0 Comments

How can I help you put research to practice?

I’ve had a burr in my saddle for a little over a year, probably longer, a problem that pricks me and try as I might to find a solution, I… Continue Reading →

April 9, 2015 3 Comments