Evidence Based EFL
Dedicated to looking at language and language teaching from an evidence-based viewpoint.
Logical fallacies, biases and heuristics
Friday, 6 December 2013
The Importance of Research
This was originally published in Modern English Teacher (Oct 2013) One of the most divisive myths in the TEFL world is the supposed irr...
Monday, 18 November 2013
perscriptivism's logical conclusion
Behold ye prescriptivists, for this is your king ! Slang banned from Croydon school to improve student speech Slang such as "ai...
Sunday, 27 October 2013
The method cycle
Monday, 7 October 2013
Researcher or teacher?
Dear blog, Sorry I haven't written much recently, I've been busy getting married. Around this time last year I had a piece in...
Thursday, 29 August 2013
NLP in ELT
Would you like to have it all? Be the person you’ve always known you could be? Unleash the real power of your mind? Even have the abil...
Sunday, 11 August 2013
Book review: Bad education & teacher proof
Both Tom Bennett's " Teacher proof " and " Bad education " share something with this website. As I noted before, on...
Tuesday, 30 July 2013
Hey guys I quit twitter (for now)! productivity here I come! I'm really snowed under right now...
Monday, 15 July 2013
I gave this talk at the 2013 BALEAP and was kindly invited by UCL to present it again. This is an edited version of that. Thanks to UCL for ...
Wednesday, 3 July 2013
KKCL ELT podcast or why LS is so popular
Trying to explain something is never as effective as seeing the actual thing you're trying to explain. With that in mind I recommend ev...
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