Alan Portuesi

Here is Alan’s bio all the way from China:

Hi there,

I have been teaching ESL or lately telling tall tales, not sure which yet, to grades 1-5 in a primary school in Shanghai China.

It has been about 5 months since I began experimenting with TPRS and so far the kids are loving it, most of them anyway, except for some grade 5 kids stuck in the grammar mode of operation. Can’t win them all! At least not right away.

Thank you, Ben!  for the great site, books and videos without which it would have been very difficult to make the transition.




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