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15th EFL / ESL /ELL blog carnival

The fifteenth edition of the EFL/ESL/EEL carnival is now published, and I'm very happy to be a part of it. The carnival is a great way of providing a snapshot of what people have been blogging about recently in the world of ELT. This time round the topics are: Thought-provoking pedagogy Teaching effectively with technology Presentation and social media advice Issues to ponder There's so much good stuff here, it will take you a while to digest it - that's the other thing about the carnival : it's a great way of getting to know bloggers that you may not have come across before.  Of all the posts in the carnival, I particularly enjoyed Ozge Karaoglu's How to survive in 2010 - digitally  and Marisa Constantinides' Don't Forget the Pedagogy . Karenee Sylvester's Powerpointing Me suggests a great way of using this technology well with a new class and Jeremy Harmer's On being nervous  is a great read for anyone who's ever presented or is t