Marisol Araya Fonseca

279 Added | 9 Magazines | 6 Following | 15 Followers | @Marisol31 | I am a Certified Medical Translator and an English Professor. I have almost 20 years of academic and field experience in translating medical and technical documents, teaching translation courses and English as a Second Language courses and programs in public and private universities in Costa Rica. I have extensive experience providing translating services to pharmaceutical and medical investigation companies. Besides teaching Translation courses and English courses at some universities in Costa Rica, like Universidad de Costa Rica, Universidad Nacional, Universidad Latinoamericana de Ciencia y Tecnología, Universidad Técnica Nacional, and Instituto Nacional de Aprendizaje, I have experience teaching private English courses to help Doctors, Nurses, and other personnel from the medical and pharmaceutical fields improving and maximizing their English language proficiency. I am a Web-based learning environment researcher and a 21st Century English Professor with extensive experience in Blended Learning and the

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Creativity in the young learner classroom

<i>Charles Vilina and Kathleen Kampa, authors of the new Young Learners series,</i> Oxford Discover<i>, share teaching ideas on an important 21st Century</i> …

#qskills – How would you answer Krashen’s assertion that teaching EAP is a “waste of time”?

Today’s question for the <i>Q: Skills for Success</i> authors: How would you answer Krashen’s assertion that teaching EAP is a “waste of time”?<p>Cheryl …

The Sounds of Silence – silent letters in English words

Image courtesy of Wikimedia Commons<p><i>Ian Brookes is a freelance writer and editor based in Scotland. He has edited a number of dictionaries and has</i> …

#EFLproblems – Monitoring pair work

<i>We’re helping to solve your EFL teaching problems by answering your questions every two weeks. This week, Stacey Hughes responds to Susanna’s blog</i> …

#qskills – How can I help students that have a hard time learning the language?

Today’s question for the <i>Q: Skills for Success</i> authors: How can I help students that have a hard time learning the language (despite their …

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Smartphone Addiction

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Tablets with the best battery life

These tablets are at the top of the class when it comes to packing a long-lasting battery.<p>Battery life is the one feature that truly affects all other aspects of a tablet's functionality. Let's be real: if you run out of battery life, there's not much you can do with a dead tablet.<p>Here is a list of …


Training the Brain to Listen: A Practical Strategy for Student Learning and Classroom Management

<i>Editor's note: This post is co-authored by Marcus Conyers who, with Donna Wilson, is co-developer of the M.S. and Ed.S. Brain-Based Teaching degree</i> …



<i>The following is an excerpt from the book The App Generation: How Today’s Youth Navigate Identity, Intimacy, and Imagination in a Digital World by</i> …

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With the sun in her eyes

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On the Street…Alessandro S., Milan

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Big Drop Romance

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The Green Eyed Lady


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On The Street…via Privata Ercole Marelli