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Thursday, January 07, 2010

from Tom's links: z/t/lnx.html

these links have not been kept up to date very well...

ESL/EFL People

Steve Schackne
Michael Krauss
Jaffer Sheyholislami, Canada
Barbara Dieu, Brazil
Gregory Hadley
Lots more at ITESL-J's Personal Pages index

Sites about English

World Wide Words
The Verbivore
Survey of English Usage, Univ. College London, English mistakes
Truespel, for reform of spelling

Theory and Research: Selected sites

Wizard of the Wordsmiths, New Jersey Star-Ledger
Could Chomsky be Wrong?
Theory and Practice in Applied Linguistics
Applying Constructivism, Tim Cobb
Int'l Commission on Second Lang. Acquisition
Online bibliographies

Other CESL resources

Online resources for teachers
Lesson resources for teachers (k12, content, tutor resources)
Skill-based resources for teachers:
[ Reading ]
[ Listening ]
[ Writing ]
[ Speaking ]
[ Writing ]
Distance learning resources
Online journals
ESL/EFL communities on the web
Resources for web designers
Resources for program marketers
Integrate the web into your classes
Students' links
Directory of Professional Organizations
Jobseeker's Directory
Directory of Schools & Portals worldwide
Carbondale links
St. Louis links

Computer-related links

skype, internet telephony
Top ten recent queries at alltheweb search
World Association for Online Education
List of lists
Computer vs. Human: Writing contest
Link Law
About Debian
MacAddict- games for mac
Happy Puppy- more games
interNIC, domain registry, find domain owner
Online bibliographies and other resources

Web Design

Webby awards
Charles Kelly's Web Design Page
Art and the Zen of Web Design
Web Pages that Suck

Interesting People (not ESL)

William Labov, sociolinguist
Deborah Tannen
Panayiotis Zaphiris, human-computer interaction
Peter Pirolli, web researcher
Melius Weideman
Chuck Fager
Dave Wilton
Bilderberg -best links in Europe (might take a while to load)
Eszter Hargittai
Jeremy Taylor
Prathap Vellaiappan
Wes Clark's Avocado Memories
James Lee Weaver
Foreign Language Teachers' webpages
Incredible People

Journals, e-zines, weblogs

International Journal of Educational Technology
Journal of Asynchronous Learning Networks
Reading Matrix
Lots more online journals
Magazines, e-zines
Weblogs and communities
Blogspot: using weblogs in English language teaching
ESL/EFL weblogs
EFL/ESL Weblogs: Thinkabouts
EdBlogger Praxis
Cursor, good list of weblogs (scroll down)
Asia web log awards
Make your own

Favorite weblogs

Ron Silliman
Carbondaley Dispatch
Papyrus News
Intercultural Literacy
Regina Rodriguez
Ocean and stars
out there, my own

Other Favorites

Klezmer Mountain boys (Klezmer bluegrass)
Yellow Moon Cafe, Cobden
Earth observatory (NASA)
Error message haiku (Salon Magazine)
ZNet, for social change
Around the world
Awesome picture of Taiwan

kissing the baby

photo by Mary Lou Kowaleski

Wednesday, January 06, 2010

links from z/t/lnx2.html


Momoko Okada, local artist (Flash 5 req'd)
Art-Online's Fine Arts Directory
Limelight Art
Painting by Han Gan, and other Chinese art
World Civilizations image repository
Islamic Art
Art and Art History Links
International Institute for Applied Aesthetics


Folksongs, Anderer Lander
Klezmer Mountain boys (Klezmer & bluegrass)
Regina Rodriguez, Chicago
Highway 51 Revisited, best of local bands
Lyrics Library
B Major Productions (Matt Yetter, Mpls.)
Charles Kelly's music page; Flash 6 required
Charles Kelly one man band; QuickTime needed
SonicSpot's review of Multi-track editors for musicians
Worldwide internet music resources
E.L. Easton's music & lyrics site
E-lyrics archive


Haddock directory of poetry
Ron Silliman's weblog
e-poets' newswire
English 88 links
Can you Haiku?
Haiku in English, why it's popular in Japan
Haiku for People
poetry alive project
favorite poem project
David Link's poetry machine
free electronic rhyming dictionary
Contemporary Poets' Guild
Poetry resources online
Writing opportunities

Sociological tour through cyberspace
Virtual library, sociology
Culture and Society resources, Western Conn. St. Univ.


carbondale favorites

Carbondaley Dispatch
Advanced Energy Online
Neighborhood Coop
Giant City Lodge (Illinois DNR)
Jim Stewart, Latin teacher
Rory Jaros, chair maker
St. Louis links

selected carbondale businesses

New Kahala, good take-out Chinese food
Hunan Village
Rural King
Navreet Kang
710 bookstore
SIUCU (Credit Union)
Union Planters Bank
University bookstore
Saluki bookstore
Castle Perilous
Cristaudo's Cafe
Melange Cafe
CWU Thrift Shop
Rory Jaros, chair maker
University Mall

around the world:

World Area Studies, Western Conn. St. Univ.
Universidad Pedagogica, Cuba
International Turkmen University, Turkmenistan
Himalayas: International Centre for Mtn. Development
Awesome picture of Taiwan
University of Macao

Jewish stuff & klezmer

Jewish Links
Yiddish Links
Mendele, Yiddish forum
Cat in the Hat, in Yiddish (The Yiddish Store)
Margot Leverett, my sister
Jewish Haiku
Judaism and Jewish Resources


Klezmer Mountain boys (Klezmer bluegrass)
Jim, my dad: he wrote the book!
UK Environmental Technology and Services Industry (Bill)
babypix (Lydie Bea)

Friends (Quakers)

So. Illinois Friends' Meeting
Illinois Yearly Meeting
Quaker Web Ring
Many Quaker links
Scattergood Friends' School (Iowa)
Friends' Journal
Chuck Fager's works (scroll down)

colleges I attended
Cornell College, Mt. Vernon, Iowa
University of Iowa, Iowa City IA
Boston University, Boston MA

places I've worked

Minnesota English Center, U. of MN
Pittsburg State University, Pittsburg KS
ACCESS, Ashland Univ., Ashland OH
Yonsei University, Seoul, Korea

for kids

Kids on the Web
The Learning Studio
Museums and Science Centers
Official Slug Cartoon Gallery
Ladybird (will play music)
Great Sites for Kids
Children's Literature web guide
SuperKids games

adoption resources - adoption
adoption attorneys
transracial adoption
jclcs (int'l)
adoptive families
resolve of illinois
tapestry books
Illinois DCFS

other favorites

Yellow Moon Cafe, Cobden
Cursor, keeping track of the media
You guys are stupid, walking across the US
Southern Illinois Irish Festival
Carbondale peace rally
In memory of Michael Kai
New York Times Op Ed page
The human face of war
Chicago Tribune
Error message haiku (Salon Magazine)


Illinois links
Encyclopedia Britannica Online
Fight the Fog, European Commission's campaign in favor of clear English
Convenor dispute resolution
Violent women: Erin Pizzey

spider web


Tuesday, July 28, 2009


Gavin's travel blog
Three cups of tea- one man's mission to build schools
Teacher Dude's Grill & BBQ