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A Boy and His Dog

    When I was young, this was my favourite book. That I grew up to be a cat person is another story entirely.  What you should take from this is that the idea of a boy and his dog … Continue reading

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What Student Notebooks Teach Us

Yesterday’s Back to School Post must still be stuck in my head because it slightly affected the my world today. I teach ESL to adults in the Toronto area.  These are not immigrants, but rather people who want/need to improve … Continue reading

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July 24, 2014: Finding a Bit of the Profound in the Most Unusual of Places

As an ESL teacher, I come across lots of creative English.  While my students produce their fair share of it, I am not writing to ridicule them.  They are trying, and when they make the effort, mistakes are just mile … Continue reading

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