“Can We Explore the Whole Iceberg with Technology?”

South Charleston

Online Resources:

Video of man eating giant eel "Man on foreign business trip tries to please his host by eating all food on his plate. Unfortunately this achieves the opposite effect leading to his host ordering larger and larger portions which arrive at the dining table still alive for approval." https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8huQT6KkT_E
Connected schools in decline article about connectivity in schools in South Africa http://www.itweb.co.za/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=136441
Culture of the United States a general overview http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Culture_of_the_United_States
"Let’s Hang Out Sometime… or German Directness in Texas" blog posting by "Sabrina," a German in Texas http://countryskipper.com/2011/04/20/lets-hang-out-sometime-or-german-directness-in-texas/
"Making Small Talk with Americans" Alan Headbloom's checklist of which topics can be discussed with Americans http://www.headbloom.com/index.php/resources/post/making_small_talk_with_americans/
"More Than Please and Thank You: Teaching Politeness Strategies" article by Joanna J. Ghosh http://newsmanager.commpartners.com/tesolheis/issues/2012-03-02/1.html
"Avoiding Plagiarism" a tutorial on what plagiarism is, how it is viewed in the US, what the consequences are, and how to avoid it http://esl-wow.org/moodle2/course/view.php?id=4
TESOL CALL Interest Section The Computer-Assisted Language Learning Interest Section exists to define issues and standards in the field of computer-mediated language instruction, promote research and development in the area of computer-based language learning and disseminate information about CALL to ESL/EFL educators worldwide http://www.call-is.org/
Electronic Village Online Free 5-week courses that are offered by TESOL CALL Interest Section each January and February http://evosessions.pbworks.com
Webheads in Action A world-wide, cross-cultural, and vibrant online-community of educators with an open enrollment for anyone who wants to join. http://webheadsinaction.org/
Learning2gether Online community of English teachers who meet weekly to teach one another http://learning2gether.pbworks.com/w/page/32204849/FrontPage
Article on "edupunk" in Wikipedia description and background for "edupunk" http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Edupunk
Free Tech Tools for ESL Educators http://www.edvista.com/claire/pres/free-esl/index.html
Resources for Computer-assisted Language Learning http://www.edvista.com/claire/relo/resources.html

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