Issue 16: Flipping the ELT Classroom

By Angus LEUNG (ELED Year 4, 2013-2014) Have you ever wondered why students’ attention spans are so short nowadays? Are you desperate to engage students in your lecturing but in vain? Well, the idea of “flipping the classroom” might be of use to you. On 15th February 2014, a public lecture titled “Web-Teaching and Flipped …

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Issue 13: My unforgettable experience in Europe

By Angus Leung (ELED Year 3, 2012-2013) Having an unforgettable experience is every traveller’s aspiration. What is unforgettable varies from one person to another. To some it means careful planning before the trip to experience pleasure and luxury. But to me, these experiences often come out of the blue. Surprises or even challenges are what …

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Special Issue (Summery): Rethinking freedom

By Angus LEUNG (ELED Year 2, 2011-2012) If I were to describe the culture of the United States of America in one word, “freedom” would be the most accurate choice. Its landmark is named “the Statue of Liberty”, its highways are called “freeway” and its national day is the “Independent day”. Having arrived at “the land of …

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