Category Archives: Uncategorized

Interview with Lorna Wing about autism

She is the major contributor in the field of Autism and the founding member of The National Autistic Society. She is Lorna Wing and Prof. Christopher Gillberg talks to her  about her thoughts on autism. This interview is from our … Continue reading

Posted in asperger, autism, Uncategorized | Tagged | Leave a comment

Liane Holliday Willey

At 35, Liane was diagnosed with Asperger syndrome, and just like that, her life zoomed into focus. Unafraid to tell it like it is, Liane became passionate about refocusing her interests on diversity training. Knowing what it is like to … Continue reading

Posted in asperger, autism, Uncategorized | Tagged | Leave a comment

Autism in Love

Autism in Love is a feature length documentary that explores the lives of four autistic adults as they pursue and manage romantic relationships. Autism is a neurological disorder characterized by impaired social interactions and communication, and often restricted by repetitive behavior. It … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , | Leave a comment

Back to school, again

For many teachers today is the last day of the brilliant summer holidays 2017!! It is my case, too and to be honest, it is the first summer I really signed out completely and forgot about classes, syllabus and meetings… … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

The gates are open!!!!

This post is about Royal Ascot 2017!!! This is the perfect excuse for a Convesation class! You can use this article for the reading or the starter activity! You can debate on horse races, fashion, style guide… and dress code! … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

The disadvantage of speaking… only English

Conversation class:   Read and comment the text below: “Native speakers are at a disadvantage when you are in a lingua franca situation,” where English is being used as a common denominator, says Jennifer Jenkins, professor of global Englishes at … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

Cultures…

This is interesting, too! Use it as Reading and Conversation lesson!   I’ll never forget the first time I sat naked, thigh-to-thigh on a wooden sauna bench with my boss. It was week one of a new job with a … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment