Teach girls bravery, not perfection

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Today is International Women’s Day and it has been vigorously celebrated all around. I have chosen a delighting message to show you. This has made me reflect upon our role in the world in a special way.

Reshma Saujani is the founder of Girls Who Code. They work “to educate, inspire, and equip high school girls with the skills and resources to pursue opportunities in computing fields.” Why does it matter?  Continue reading

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The benefits of a bilingual brain

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Today I will cover a topic that has been more and more discussed as time goes by.

It’s widely known and obvious that knowing more than one language can make certain things easier — like traveling, communicating with all kinds of people, watching movies or plays effortlessly. But are there other advantages to having a bilingual (or multilingual) brain?

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You’re More Successful Than You Realize (A Social Experiment)

Hey, everyone! 😉

How is it going?

The guys from A Plus had people rate their success on a scale of 1 to 10. But when they asked their loved ones to do the same, their answers told a different story.

Ready for a unique experience? Have a sit and leave your comments! Well, I am speechless…

Visit their site for more stories like this! 😉

Help! I’m not improving my English!

Hello, everyone! How’s it going? 🙂

Do you sometimes feel like you’re not improving your English? The good news is that you ARE improving, but you just aren’t noticing it.

In this video, Emma recommends some helpful tips anyone can use to evaluate their progress: keeping a journal, goal setting, and other techniques.

After watching this useful lesson, you will have new tools to measure your success. Answer this quiz.

Did you enjoy the lesson? Do you have any doubts or suggestions? Leave a comment!

An ever changing world

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Have you ever thought about how much our lives have changed after the internet and the new technological devices? The numbers are incredible!

Here is a short video that shows a little of it!

Sam Stern – incredible teenager cook!

Hi, guys!

Today let’s see a little about this amazing teenager cook, Sam Stern!

He has been publishing cookbooks since he was fourteen. He’s a recent graduate and a proud Yorkshireman (so he loves a proper cup of tea). He’s pretty handy in the kitchen too.

Do you want to know more about this guy that is in our Connect 2 book? Click here!

Excessive use of media

Hello sweeties! 🙂

I’ve got a breathless video for reflection today! What do you prefer? How about disconnecting a little to connect in a different way?

Denzel Washington also gives his opinion on this matter to BBC News.

Would you please answer his last question in the comments section? 😉

Your opinion is very important to me!

 

Virtual choir

Wow!

I’m completely amazed at how technology has embraced us tightly… Watch this here! The best part is you can change the subtitles of the video! However, focus on what you’re going to listen. And here you will find much more! You’re going to get speechless, just like me!!!

Now you will see one of the several awesome videos this choir produces… INDESCRIBABLE!

Make comments if you feel it proper!

Why to learn English?

Welcome!!!

How are you doing? 🙂

Why to learn English? We may not have an exact answer for this question when we listen to it at the very first moment.

But excuse me: believe it or not, being fluent in this language is already a reality that will not be changed easily. There is no way back.

Watch this video and make up your mind! Make any comments you wish!