Technology for Teaching
In today’s world, managing by data is happening in every industry, in every organization. Collecting data is addictive, as it gives a sense of control.
The language teaching world is also not immune to this.
Ask anyone that’s learned a language to a reasonably high standard, and they’ll tell you that learning vocabulary is a pain in the backside.
I have wasted thousands of hours lesson planning.
I’m not saying that lesson planning is a waste of time, but that I’ve lost days of my life typing the same phrases and language chunks over and over again.