Mar 02

SPREAD YOUR ENTHUSIASM – “Teachers Can Do It!” by Zeynep Cihan

This is the story of three lovely English teachers and entrepreneurs in Istanbul, Turkey. If you like to meet them, they will be at ISTEK ELT 2013 Exhibition Area waiting for you at their wonderful stand:) As ESL teachers who have been working at many different language schools and private schools, my partners Gizem Altunyuva …

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Sep 19

SPREAD YOUR ENTHUSIASM – “The Success Story of Monica Harvey”

When I was invited to the Amazing Minds event organized by Pearson Longman, I didn’t know that I would meet forty amazing mind from thirty-eight different countries. I was fascinated by the richness of those five days in Cambridge. (I’d like to thank Nigar Kucuksonmez and Isil Berkan from Pearson Longman Turkey and Carol Higho, …

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Feb 28

SPREAD YOUR ENTHUSIASM – “Students Without Borders” by Sebnem Oral

I would like to share one of my teaching experiences that I had with my grade 5 students. We started to use the book ‘Cornerstone’ from Longman this year. Our first unit was ‘Helping others’. The big question for our class was ‘How could they make a difference in their lives and in the lives …

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