Nives Thoenen

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The 6 types of Questions your Students Need to Know about

Yes you can put it in your teaching plans for this new school year. Make it one of your goals that students should be able to ask different questions …

Why good teachers don't quit...

Back in Oct. of 2013, the <b>te@chthought</b> blog shared a blog post written by Kay Bisaillon titled, '<b>Why Good Teachers Quit</b>.' The article is well written …

7 Awesome Posters for Language Teachers

January 23, 2015<br>Today I brought you a collection of some interesting infographics and posters particularly useful for English language teachers. I …

Educational Web Tools You Might Not Have Heard of

Like a Wikipedia of annotations, any student or educator can publicly annotate classic literature or academic journals.<p>A collection of utilities you …

Symbaloo - A Great Platform for Visually Organizing Your Favorite Sites

For quite a while now Symbaloo has been a popular visual bookmarking tool. Yesterday, I visited with Symbaloo's CEO and one of their developers here …

TeachersFirst's Martin Luther King, Jr. Resources

These teacher-reviewed resources from TeachersFirst provide lesson ideas, activities, research materials, and interactive sites for studying Martin …

Microsoft Finally Delivers The Windows We All Wanted

Over the last few years, Microsoft seems to have been flailing. Windows 8, while a step in the right direction for the company, was an utter mess and saw slow adoption along with poor developer uptake.<p>Windows 8 went too far, too fast; it was a user experience disaster. As users bemoaned Windows 8’s …

Eine Welt ohne Frauenbilder

Eine israelische Zeitung hat sämtliche Frauen aus einer Fotografie wegretuschiert. Der Westen hat darüber herzlich gelacht. Doch in der …

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Mittelalterliche Strafen gegen das freie Wort

Die Auspeitschung des saudischen Bloggers Raif Badawi hat international für Empörung gesorgt. Badawi ist freilich nur ein Beispiel für das harte …

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10 Inspiring Street Style Instagrams from Hong Kong

Hong Kong Fashion Week kicked off this past Sunday, but judging by our Instagram feed, stylish locals of this city don't need an occasion to get dressed up. Expect to find clever reworkings of menswear at every corner (oversize Crombies and peacoats are a favorite) here, not to mention irreverent …

Obama, Cameron & de Maizière kämpfen gegen Grundrechte. Google, Apple & Microsoft halten sie hoch – ein Kommentar