How to use songs to teach English

ESL teachers can use songs to teach English to their students with great success. ESL songs can bring energy to the classroom, increase student confidence, and provide a much-needed active learning experience for younger students who can easily become bored or distracted. They are great for adding motivation and excitement to your class routine! Integrating language through songs Children hear […]

Forgotten Kingdoms of Asia: The Kingdom of Queen Alli

After nearly a decade when I was traveling with the German Praktikum (internship) students through Elephants Pass, seeing the same lagoon I crossed at midnight surprised me how things were changing the world in an incredibly short time. As German students videotaped the lagoon, my mind recalled the once flourishing city of Nallur off the lagoon coast of Jaffna, which […]