Postmodern pedagogy

Browsing TEFL blogs and TEFL Facebook forums sometimes feels like a being a goose force-fed grain – there are just so many resources on-line.  Well-prepared lessons may  result (?)  but really, the choice is quite over-powering.  This is pedagogical pluralism to the nth degree. No single pedagogical ‘way’ dominates. All teachers can create lessons and share them on-line. This is postmodern pedagogy – homemade […]

Global change

Few readers, I predict, remember the Cuban missile crisis of 1962 when the world held its breath knowing that all life on the planet could be wiped out at any moment. Some readers, I suspect, may remember Vietnam war days with the napalming of villages and the relentless dropping of bombs from B52s.  Later, when Coppola’s ‘Apocalypse now’ portrayed Conrad’s ‘The […]