To Be Decided: luck

More TBD coming at you in a delightfully mass produced way! That's right apparently this thing has enough life to go on for quite awhile anyway today's topic is going to be on luck as i totally neglected to do it for the 13th column so instead we're going to arbitrarily do it at 22, … Continue reading To Be Decided: luck

To Be Decided: Learning Styles

Hey everyone, for this column we're going to be doing something similar to the one where we covered the different kinds of schooling systems that exist. We'll be going a little more in-depth, instead of school systems we're going to be covering learning styles. Well, not all of them as they are in great abundance … Continue reading To Be Decided: Learning Styles

Teaching and Learning: The role of Learning Theory

The Oxford Dictionary defines learning as “the acquisition of knowledge or skills through study, experience, or being taught”. However, before any teacher even begins to engage in this process with students they must consider learning theory and its effect on the teaching approach they choose. Learning theories allow educators to design learning environments and improve … Continue reading Teaching and Learning: The role of Learning Theory

To Be Decided: Consistency

Its time for another TBD, the column that has more time struggling to open and segway into it's topic than writing about that topic. Today's poorly segwayed topic will be consistency, something that I know little to nothing about. I'll try to do this column none the less. Despite that being a joke, consistency is … Continue reading To Be Decided: Consistency

Are you thinking about doing your IELTS Speaking Test? Here is a helpful YouTube video

Are you considering your IELTS Speaking Test? It can be a challenge. As you practice for it, here is an example to watch. It gives a good idea of the style and the length of the test. If you are thinking of taking the test, good luck! Dave Horn Kappu Education Blogger and Researcher

Happy CNY 2018! Chinese New Year is here!

It is that day again, to celebrate CNY! A time for fun, food, fireworks and celebration. In the UK we will be celebrating as we welcome in the year of the dog. Cities across the UK will be hosting events to mark the beginning of this new year. London, Bangor, Manchester, Liverpool and Newcastle are just … Continue reading Happy CNY 2018! Chinese New Year is here!

Shrove Tuesday a.k.a Pancake Day: Why, When and How

Today is Shrove Tuesday, also known as Pancake Day! Shrove Tuesday is much more than simply an excuse to eat a delicious pancake. Pancakes have a long history in the UK; people think that pancakes began as a pagan tradition to use up eggs, flour and milk. It became a Christian tradition, where flour butter … Continue reading Shrove Tuesday a.k.a Pancake Day: Why, When and How

English in Hong Kong: UK or American?

English is a complicated language to learn to begin with, and that is before you consider questions such as which accent to use. In places like Hong Kong it is an important thing to consider. As the vlog and it's research shows it can even make you more or less employable. Exploring the differences between … Continue reading English in Hong Kong: UK or American?

To Be Decided: Inspiration

Welcome to the TBD everyone! The most consistently inconsistent column that you've ever come across! In this column we're going to be talking about inspiration. I chose inspiration because we all need and value it in our own way, and sometimes it can be hard to get inspiration for things. Especially when you are looking … Continue reading To Be Decided: Inspiration