Tim Ferriss speaks at TED Here are some of the most mind-expanding talks thus far. It was a humbling experience, but one that Kasparov believes will happen far more often and in many more areas of life as time goes by. Kasparov's talk encourages people to think differently about a robot-dominated future.
Probably, just like me, you design your own lessons based on TED talks. I find them absolutely inspiring, thought-provoking and an excellent resource for a lesson of English.
Reasons for using TED talks are numerous: Even if the website is maintained by non EFL teacher it may still be inspiring for us. Let me just state that I have developed some resources for TED talks and I will share them with you soon, but for now I want to list all the places in the net where I have found ready made TED-based materials and I find them really handy, especially when some sub teaching happens and I am not really prepared for some extra material: So, if you already searched through https: Kingsway Institute hold a very interesting wiki helping students learn English.
I found it especially useful when it comes to listening comprehension. Andrew Jones website is has not only matching design to TED portal but also the biggest number of lessons, meticulously prepared. The resources are well tagged and each is accompanied by a script and activities.
Rachel Roberts is TED-wise resourceful at her blog: TED talks are everywhere, Joanna Melefaki wrote two lesson plans which are available at her blog here.
Next is Jamie Keddie and his stream of lessons, among which you will find a lesson on motivation. One of them, on the body language is here. Not only Polish teachers do that, next on the list is Svetlana from Ukraine: If you are still insatiable you may grab a lesson here: Please add more lesson plans in comments below.
And maybe we will have a new lesson a day like at this webpage:TED Conferences LLC (Technology, Entertainment, Design) is a media organization that posts talks online for free distribution under the slogan "ideas worth spreading."TED was conceived by Richard Saul Wurman in February as a conference which has been held annually since TED's early emphasis was on technology and design, consistent with its Silicon Valley origins, but it has since.
TEDx is an international community that organizes TED-style events anywhere and everywhere -- celebrating locally-driven ideas and elevating them to a global.
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All materials are based on TED Talks or other video materials. TED talks are everywhere, Joanna Melefaki wrote two lesson plans which are available at her blog here. Next is Jamie Keddie and his stream of lessons, among which you will find a lesson on motivation.