Tracy To’s advice for students who want to study abroad

Every week I organize an English speaking club for university students in Vinh City. It’s called Hello! English Club. To learn more about it, follow this link. I met Tracy online through a mutual friend. She was in Canada when she learned about my English club. She asked if she could […]


Linh Phan shares advice about studying in America

Every week I organize an English speaking club for university students in Vinh City. It’s called Hello! English Club. To learn more about it, follow this link. This past August I met someone from Vietnam who’s studying in America. Her name is Linh. I asked her if she would like […]


10 videos to get better at English

You can learn a lot from YouTube. How to tie a tie, how to play the guitar or speak another language. If you’re interested in getting better at English this post is for you. #1: Improve your English Pronunciation! Subscribe to mmmEnglish. #2: Lesson 1 – Speak English Clearly! The […]

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(17) Robert Danhi visits Nghe An

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 […]


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 […]