Mindfulness in Schools: Richard Burnett at TEDxWhitechapel

Translator: Tanya Cushman Reviewer: Peter van de Ven The Mindfulness in Schools Project was created when some teaching colleagues and I shared an ambition to bring together two things that were really close to our hearts. One was mindfulness practice, which we’d be doing for many years, and the other was the art of classroom…

Stress at School | Carley Rogers | [email protected]

Translator: Yasmina Casado González Reviewer: Denise RQ There are many days I hear my alarm waking me up for school, and I dread getting out of bed. I have more than I need. I’m fed every day, I live in a wonderful house in a beautiful city, and I attend a good school, yet I…

OLD SCHOOL Vocabulary…too formal!

Hello, and welcome to my lesson. I hope you are happy. What? What’s going on? Today, I’m going to teach you some words that you will say in English. They are definitely English words. You will use the words correctly in a beautiful, grammatically correct sentence, but they make me go, “What? That’s weird. That’s…

Writing Skills: The Paragraph

Hi, welcome again to www.engvid.com. I’m Adam. Today’s lesson is about the paragraph. It’s a writing lesson, and I want to show people what a paragraph is and how to construct one, what to do, what not to do so you can write very clear, very tight paragraphs. This is especially important for IELTS, TOEFL,…

Academic Insights – #7 top tips for… distance learning

My name is Fernando Rosell-Aguilar and I am a senior lecturer. I work in distance learning, designing and organising courses for distance learning. Distance learning takes place normally in people’s homes at a time that they choose when it’s convenient for them. The learning comes from a number of sources: it could be websites, books,…