Ths page has links to English Language news sites and other sites that ELTs can use for designing lessons using authentic language materials.
|Bangkok Post Teaching Resources -- Using the latest news in Thailand, the site provides articles, audio, video and exercises for learning English. Several levels of articles are available. Posts have vocabulary lists.There are also plenty of archived articles.
NPR (National Public Radio for the USA) -- Podcasts with various American accents. Features real-life stories from real people. Stories come with audio files.
Using Online News in the Classroom -- This is an Internet TESL Journal article by Jarek Krajka. The article discusses issues related to using on-line news sources as well as provides ideas for using news sites to develop classroom materials.
"Advertisements... contain the only truths to be relied on in a newspaper".