Giving feedback on writing (#ELTchat summary, 13/06/12)


by @sandymillin for #eltpics

Last night’s ELT Chat was attended by TEFLers from all over the world – the UK, Canada, Greece, Israel, Belgium, Holland, Spain, Turkey, Brazil, and many more.

Most of the chat ended up being given over to how to correct students’ writing, with not that much discussion of giving feedback more generally, though some interesting points did come up about focusing on the ‘big picture’ versus the ‘nitty gritty’, for example.

And so, without further ado, here’s a digested version of the main issues discussed… Continue reading