Friday, December 30, 2011

ESL Trail Blog 2011: Year in Review

With the end of the 2011 upon us, I thought I would provide a snapshot of highlights and popular posts of 2011, along with other interesting facts.

Following are the top ten countries from where the most page views of ESL Trail have originated:
1. United States
2. Canada
3. China
4. United Kingdom
5. Philippines
6. Germany
7. Ukraine
8. Australia
9. Russia
10. France

Following are the most popular posts written in 2011:

Highlights of 2011 include the following:

I am optimistic that 2012 will prove to be an equally-exciting year!


  1. I find teaching older students to be fun. One of my first students was a man in his 60s in rural China. He was in the class with students in their 20s. Although he was much slower than them and they had to help him a lot, he got a kick out of being able to speak English and his eyes would beam with pride.

    1. Thanks for sharing your experience, Sharon. I, too, love teaching older learners and watching them succeed!