Stephen Krashen, an interview.

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pqVhgSvwWYk

Stephen Krashen on Language Acquisition

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NiTsduRreug

Stephen Krashen on Language Acquisition


Communicative Language Teaching: Jeremy Harmer and Scott Thornbury

https://www.youtube.com/watch?feature=player_embedded&v=hoUx036IN9Q#at=36

Exercise and the brain

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hBSVZdTQmDs

While exercise in good for the body, Dr. John J. Ratey, MD, argues it is more important for the brain, especially when it comes to students in the classroom. Citing scientific studies and real world examples, this internationally recognized expert in the brain-exercise connection demonstrates how we can raise test scores, lower behavioral problems, and help the overall well-being of today’s students with fitness based physical education.

British Council Video: Critical thinking in language learning

http://www.teachingenglish.org.uk/tips/critical-thinking

Creating Effective Language Lessons – Jack Richards

http://interchange4.com/teacher-development/

‘Some things that matter in grammar teaching, and some that don’t’. Michael Swan

What matters in grammar teaching

 ‘Some things that matter in grammar teaching, and some that don’t’. Michael Swan looks at the theory and practice of grammar, and its role in the classroom.

http://www.teachingenglish.org.uk/seminars/what-matters-grammar-teaching

Language testing: looking back and looking forward

Teaching English

Language testing: looking back and looking forward

Barry O’Sullivan takes a look at language testing, all the way from Imperial China to the present day global industry, and considers where testing might be going in the future.

http://www.teachingenglish.org.uk/seminars/language-testing-looking-back-looking-forward

Lera Boroditsky: How Language Shapes Thought

http://fora.tv/2010/10/26/Lera_Boroditsky_How_Language_Shapes_Thought