Evidence Based EFL
Dedicated to looking at language and language teaching from an evidence-based viewpoint.
Logical fallacies, biases and heuristics
Linguistics myths series
Good things to read and listen to
Videos of talks etc.
Monday, 8 September 2014
Woo watch: the minimal pair
I've always wanted there to be a good TEFL podcast on itunes, then two appeared at once. TEFLology and 'the minimal pair'. Init...
Sunday, 24 August 2014
Oh Beware the ladder of inference!
He didn't reply to my email. It's been over a week! Maybe the tone was rude or perhaps I ...
Wednesday, 30 July 2014
I once took part in a 'lesson study' class when I used to work in Japan. They're all the rage these days and the latest in a lon...
Sunday, 20 July 2014
About 2 years ago, before I first started this blog I was feeling a little disillusioned with EF...
Monday, 14 July 2014
Try this! It works
One of the most frequent questions I hear is 'ok so maybe these things you write about don't work how about telling us what does wor...
Sunday, 6 July 2014
Never let the facts get in the way of a good story.
Kangaroos are dangerous animals. You can, however, avoid danger if you know the signs . Joe Ni...
Wednesday, 25 June 2014
I've noted before that ETp ('the leading practical magazine for English language teachers worldwide') is quite the purveyor of...
Saturday, 14 June 2014
I love podcasts. One of my new favourites is Hello Internet. The hosts, C.G.P.grey and Brady Haran got talking, on the latest episode ,...
Sunday, 1 June 2014
Short Book Review: Approaches and Methods 2014 update!
Just got the 2014 version of approaches and methods . Some good news folks, NLP has been given the boot (Yeah!!) The reason given is that N...
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