Interviews with or by ESOL students
On Friday 6th March 2009 UNIFEM organised its annual breakfast for International Women’s Day. I had the privilege to attend the event with Diane Craven, St George College director and some TAFE teachers and students. The keynote speakers were Fozilitun Nessa and Rita Taphorn. Please read Fozilitun’s profile before listening to the podcast. The four [...]
Watch this video What are You Wearing? with some of my students talking about what they are wearing. Check the teaches post on the same topic, What are yo wearing? and Cathy: Rozelle Markets.
Marion and Rosa’s students interview Marion, who has just come back from her trip to Europe. Listen to them. What other questions would you ask her? You can write them in comments. Let’s Talk!
Djimi used to study English as a Second language a couple of years ago. She has been very busy since I had her a as student. Looking after her three small children and having a new baby hasn’t stopped her from continuing her education. She is an inspiration for us all! Listen to her and [...]
Yesterday we had a pleasant surprise. Marielle, one of our AMEP students from last year came by to say hello. Our students couldn’t believe how good her English was and in such a short period of time. Listen to our informal chat to her about what she is doing at the moment, her future plans [...]
Today we had a surprise visit from one of my students form last semester. Anastasiya finished ESOL 4 in December and went straight into a mainstream course, Real Estate Diploma.Some of you are thinking of what to do next. Listen to her telling us about the challenges of being in a class where the majority [...]
Last Tuesday, 24th October 2006, our four AMEP classes took part in the first Health Expo organised by the Student Asociation at St George TAFE. It was a first in Sydney. The Association considered it a pilot to be followed by other colleges in future. The Student Association officers, Kylie and Kelly, invited a number [...]
Angela talks to her classmates about work, their jobs before they came to Australia, their jobs now and in the future.As usual, Hideki has a very particular take on the topic. Listen to them and tell us what you think. Download the MP3 file (2.82 MB, o:12:21) Music by mig Traxmyths Podcast: Play in new [...]
Djimi interviewed her classmates about their first trip to Australia. How long did it take? Were they by themselves? Was it boring? There is a twist at the end. Listen to her and Hideki debating why they are studying English. Hideki gives a very interesting answer. Tell us what you think. Download the MP3 file [...]
Listen to Marcela’s interview with her classmates about love, marriage and other related topics…Sorry Yuki, we had to clip some (a lot) of your response. Lol* !… it was too much. Download the MP3 file (1.66 MB, o:o7:15) Music by mig Traxmyths*Lol: laugh out loud Click here for a photostory of the day Salsa Lesson [...]