Archive for December, 2007

Why I Teach at SIT

December 9, 2007

Pat MoranPat Moran reflects on 30 years helping teachers of language become more effective at what they do.

I came to SIT fresh from two years in Cote d’Ivoire where I had taught English as a Foreign Language in a public high school. While there, I communicated constantly with colleagues and others in French, the official language. I learned so much French on my own without teachers, learning by doing, figuring things out for myself. (more…)

Snow!

December 4, 2007

Branches of the Oak

Of course, the big news around here today is the new snow, the first real storm of the season arriving yesterday. (more…)