16 December 2020 16:00 UK time
English for Specific Purposes - Preparing to teach
Technology and Innovation - Feedback techniques
Martin Oetegenn and Anna Britton explore how formative feedback techniques can enhance the impact of feedback.
Teacher Education - Lesson Observations
Simon Dunton and Anna Britton explore ways of varying observation method in a variety of contexts.
English for Specific Purposes - Voluntary teaching
Simon Dunton and Rachael Clarke discuss ways of bringing structure to and enhancing the impact of voluntary teaching.
Working online with very Young Learners
Technology and Innovation - Drama, Language and Communication Skills
Rachael Clarke and John Gardyne explore an innovative project, which merges drama, language and communications skills.
ESOL Learners and mobile devices - Level 1.
Context Specific Teacher Education
Simon Dunton and Rachael Clarke focus on context-specific continued professional development, e.g. CLIL, One-to-ones etc.
Effective Communicative Online Teaching for C1 – C2
Engaging learners at advanced level from C1 to C2. Practical ideas on how to teach speaking and listening to this level of student.
Effective Communicative Online Teaching for B1-B2
Engaging learners at intermediate level from B1 to B2. Practical ideas on how to teach speaking and listening to this level of student.
Effective Communicative Online Teaching for A1-A2
Engaging learners at beginner and elementary level from pre A1 to A2. Practical ideas on how to teach speaking and listening to this level of student.
Workshop: Online teaching tools
Practical, useful, free online resources that could be used in both the synchronous and asynchronous online language classroom.
Workshop: Online breakout rooms
The benefits of using breakout rooms in language education and we will practice setting them up, monitoring them, and providing feedback.
Transition to online teaching
The necessary steps that administrators, Directors of Studies, and teachers have to take in order to successfully make the transition from face-to-face to online teaching.
Teaching Online - Using interactive tools
Exploiting tools, such as Menti, Kahoot etc.
Teaching Online - Troubleshooting
Common pitfalls in setting up your online learning environment.
Last year we covered a wide range of topics pertinent to English language teachers, ranging from Nuerodiversity to Virtual reality. You can watch the recordings, download the PPTs and more here