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Has ESL in its current global form failed to achieve its primary purpose, helping learners to speak comfortably? I'd say "Yes" and I'd say it the failure was systemic. I'd been wondering if there was ...

Has ESL in its current global form failed to achieve its primary purpose, helping learners to speak comfortably? I'd say "Yes" and I'd say it the failure was systemic. I'd been wondering if there was any research on it. This is what I found and how it links to what I created in 2001 and have been working on ever since, English Out There (http://englishoutthere.com)

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  • 1. ESL Doesnt Work... ....if you want to learn to speak English comfortablyJason West20 years in ELTPublisher of English OutThere, now confirmed as theworlds first social mediaEnglish course.Interested in social andmobile learning and theeradication of pointless timein the classroom. This work is licensed under the Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 3.0 Unported License. To view a copy of this license, visit http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0/ or send a letter to Creative Commons, 444 Castro Street, Suite 900, Mountain View, California, 94041, USA.
  • 2. The truth hurts 1000 hours of ESL improved their speaking the same as... ...1000 hours of NO ESL This is incredible, but true.To download visit: http://www.cic.gc.ca/english/resources/evaluation/linc/2010/impact.asp
  • 3. Why does itcontinue?
  • 4. Weve had enough
  • 5. Teaching TEFL gurus
  • 6. Speaking doesnt sell
  • 7. "Anger is anenergy"J. Rotten
  • 8. Pressure whatpressure
  • 9. Know your place
  • 10. Stopmoaning
  • 11. Rebel
  • 12. Out withthe old
  • 13. Speaking is messy
  • 14. The tools
  • 15. Pitchperfect
  • 16. Its not calledEnglish as a secondlanguage for nothingWhat would happen to humanity if2bn people earnt an extra 25% intheir lifetime?