Month: July 2011

TED – Richard St. John’s 8 Secrets Of Success

Richard St. John’s 8 secrets of success You are going to view a presentation from Ted.com. TED = Technology Entertainment Design. Why do people succeed? Is it because they’re smart? Or are they just lucky? Neither. Analyst Richard St. John condenses years of interviews into an unmissable 3-minute slideshow on the real secrets of success. […]

Jane Chen: A Warm Embrace That Saves Lives

You are going to view a presentation from Ted.com. Technology Entertainment Design. In the developing world, access to incubators is limited by cost and distance, and millions of premature babies die each year. TED Fellow Jane Chen shows an invention that could keep millions of these infants warm — a design that’s safe, portable, low-cost […]

TBL: Telephone Conversation

In this exercise the English learner must their English autonomously to practise their English and complete the task. Results can be discussed and corrected in class. Contact Name : Profession: Teacher Number : Call window (time) : Between 17 & 18 hr on Mondays. Theme 1: Registration Form Hello ___________, my name is ________________, a […]

Matt Cutts: Try Something New For 30 Days

You are going to view a presentation from Ted.com. Technology Entertainment Design. Is there something you’ve always meant to do, wanted to do, but just … haven’t? Matt Cutts suggests: Try it for 30 days. This short, lighthearted talk offers a neat way to think about setting and achieving goals. 1. Questions Do you have […]