TTELT: Teaching Tips for English Language Teachers

TTELT: Teaching Tips for English Language Teachers

TTELT is a podcast for English language teachers who never seem to find the time for the professional development we want and need. Episodes will be quick tips that we can implement in our classes this week, discussions of journal articles and blogs in our field, and interviews with prominent, and not so prominent, teachers who have tips they'd like to share.

I am Dr. Gena Rhoades. I've taught English in the US, Japan, France, Morocco, Laos, China, and now Australia. I created TTELT because we need ongoing professional development so that we can continue to grow as professionals, and I hope that these podcasts will help.

If you have a teaching tip you'd like to share, a journal article or a blog you'd like us to read and discuss, or if you'd like to recommend someone to be interviewed on the show, leave us a voicemail at: or send us an email at

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Recent Episodes

16.0 Music Tips with Aileen Hale

Jan. 14, 2021

This week we are interviewing the newest member of the TTELT team-- Aileen Hale.  She's going to gi…

15.0 Lyricstraining in the Classroom

Jan. 7, 2021

This week on TTELT, we are learning how to use Lyricstraining with our students.  If you don't alre…

14.0 Online Teaching Tips with Matthew Jellick and Bryant Atencia

Dec. 31, 2020

This week on TTELT, we are learning about online teaching tips from Matthew and Bryant.  These are …

13.0 Story Stitch with Amy Chastain

Dec. 24, 2020

This week on TTELT , Amy Chastain tells us about Story Stitch.

12.0 Motivation Tips with Joel Alvarez

Dec. 17, 2020

This week on TTELT, Joel Alvarez tells us his tips for motivating and empowering his students.

11.0 ESL Clubs with Khetam Dahi

Dec. 10, 2020

This week, Khetam Dahi talks about why and how she started an ESL Club for her studets and gives gr…

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