32 Commonly Confused Words In English

English. It is known as one of the most confusing and most difficult languages to learn. This, in my opinion, is partially because of the myriad amount of words that sound alike, but have different meanings. Even the most advanced English students sometimes still get mixed up when it comes to certain words. Below is … Continue reading 32 Commonly Confused Words In English

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ESSA, Historical Antecedents & the Future of Education

Standardized testing has been a topic of much debate in American education. President George W. Bush passed a controversial law during his administration that made testing more prominent than ever. However, before leaving office, President Obama passed the ESSA Regulations that may make testing procedures a little less strict for students in the United States. … Continue reading ESSA, Historical Antecedents & the Future of Education

Service Learning- How Can Your Students Make a Positive Contribution?

When I was a student, I groaned whenever the phrase "community service" was mentioned. I found it to be bothersome and┬ádidn't understand the purpose of doing it. However, as an adult, I now see how important community service is for our communities. On top of this, it is extremely beneficial for our students. In the … Continue reading Service Learning- How Can Your Students Make a Positive Contribution?

6 Advanced Grammar Rules To Improve Your English Speaking

I recently began writing for Spoken English Practice, a company that provides English language learners with native English speakers. Through online lessons, the native speakers tutor the students and help them practice their speaking skills. In my first post, I discuss 6 grammar skills that can help English language learners with their spoken English. It … Continue reading 6 Advanced Grammar Rules To Improve Your English Speaking