theory

Podcast: Learning from Theory, Learning From Practice (with Dave Weller)

Podcast: Learning from Theory, Learning From Practice (with Dave Weller)

Everyone learns from their experiences in the classroom, and if you’re listening to this, you’ve probably learned from theory too. What are the differences and similarities between the two? Ross and Dave Weller discuss the differences between theory and practice in teacher development and the most effective was to learn from theory and learn from practice.

Podcast: What Can Neuroscience Teach Us About Language Teaching

Podcast: What Can Neuroscience Teach Us About Language Teaching

We speak with Carol Lethaby about what neuroscience can do for language teaching. We know more about how the brain works and how learning occurs than ever before, so why does so little of it get used? Carol is an English language teacher, teacher trainer, ELT consultant and author who has coauthored Just Right Second Edition (Cengage Learning) and English ID (Richmond Publishing) as well as articles on Neuroscience in IATEFL Voices and Neuromyths in the Teacher Trainer Journal.

Podcast: How Much of What We Know Is Wrong - The Difference Between Theory and Practice

Podcast: How Much of What We Know Is Wrong - The Difference Between Theory and Practice

Listen to find out what common misconceptions teachers have (like 'learning styles', 'multiple intelligences', etc.), why theories don't get applied in the classroom and how teachers can bridge the gap between theory and practice (with special guest, Dave Weller).