10 Dec 2013 : Rally leader Suthep says PDRC is taking power while PM Yingluck says, no, the people will take power in an election. Meanwhile, both sides debate the constitutional issues on Constitution Day.
09 Dec 2013 : Experts in Thai politics explain what is happening & provide a possible scenario of events after the protests of December 9th.
15 Aug 2010 : This week I made a mercy dash to Chanthaburi after receiving a disturbing phone call on Sunday evening. ''Lersak's tried to kill himself,'' Samai breathlessly told me over the phone. ''He drank weed killer at your house.''
11 Aug 2010 : A circular issued by the Higher Education Commission calling on universities to control student activities that might provoke political unrest has emerged as a potential cause of differences between the education minister and his deputy.
10 Aug 2010 : In a room packed with dark brown wooden easels, some of which support unfinished traditional Thai paintings, student Chaloermporn Muangthong is concentrating on reproducing on canvas a scene from the Vessantara Jataka, the original rendition of which is a mural in the chapel of Wat Suwannaram in Bangkok.
10 Aug 2010 : Many EFL teacher manuals complain that the importance of listening in curriculum design is often neglected. If students are being taught in English, they should have some meaningful practice with listening during each class. While this might not be enough, unless English is being taught in the students' mother tongue, Chris' Delivery for example, or by non-native speakers who seldom lecture in English, students still need to be helped to improve their listening skills during class.
In My OPINION
10 Aug 2010 : Recent reports in the Bangkok Post illustrate that Thai teachers are in urgent need of help when it comes to their own areas of expertise.
10 Aug 2010 : The newly-established BFSU-SolBridge International School of Business (B-SolBridge) in Beijing aims to build future international business leaders imbued with Chinese culture.
10 Aug 2010 : Twenty-three-year-old Jerry Lewis Ong didn't realise his first trip to a developing country would change his life forever.
Teaching with HEART
10 Aug 2010 : I am constantly confronted by parents who ask the question, "Which is the best school in Bangkok?" My answer has always been, "There is no such thing as the best school, not anywhere in the world." Instead, I urge parents to ask a more reflective question, "Is my child getting the best learning experiences at home and at school?"
10 Aug 2010 : Recently, alumni of St Xavier's College, Calcutta (SXCC), India, gathered at its first international convention in Bangkok on the occasion of the college's 150th anniversary and the 25th anniversary of St Xavier's College (Calcutta) Alumni Association (SXCCAA) ("the alumni association").
THE WRITE Stuff!
10 Aug 2010 : What are articles? Articles are similar to adjectives, and, like adjectives, articles modify nouns. English has three articles: "the" and "a/an". "The" is used to refer to specific or particular nouns; "a" and "an" are used to modify non-specific or non-particular nouns.
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