Exploring Vietnam through the lens of the video camera

Vietnam is an amazing and beautiful country. I’ve lived here for almost two years. I want you to see it like I’ve seen it. There are 20 videos here. If you watch only 3 of them, I recommend: Mark Toia (#2) Reverie (#3) One minute (#6) (1) VIETNAM – Dream trip […]

(17) Robert Danhi visits Nghe An

Parents: Read This if Your Child is Learning English as a Second Language

Update! (September 24, 2016): I read a fantastic post from Juan Uribe at Children Learning English Affectively today. He’s a teacher, international teacher educator, and ELT consultant based in Toronto, Canada. He wrote a post called “A mini manual for parents of children learning English”. In it he describes several techniques […]


Global English Center Goes to Pu Mat National Park

The English center where I teach (Global English Center) goes on a trip at the beginning of the summer every year. This year they decided to go to Pu Mat National Park. My wife (Thuy) and I had never been there. The trip was just for one day and it […]

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Hello! English Club – Practice Speaking English in Vinh City

Thursday, March 3 was the first meeting of Hello! English Club. I didn’t expect a lot of people to come. Twenty people came! We’ve been gaining popularity ever since then. The English you speak in a classroom can feel repetitive and fake. The goal of our club is to give our members […]


Classroom Games & Activities for ESL Teachers

  Playing a game is a great way to end a lesson. Take 10-15 minutes and try one of these with your class today. Most of these games are quick and require little to no preparation. I have a lot more links for ESL teachers here. Quick tip: How to make […]

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