Watch this interview with Alan Maley from IATEFL 2009 in Cardiff, where he was interviewed by Rob Lewis of the British Council.

Below you can watch the video of the interview where Alan discusses the following questions:

  • How did you get into English language teaching?
  • What's been your most rewarding teaching experience?
  • What's been your most amusing teaching experience?
  • What have you learned from being a teacher?
  • What advice would you give to somebody thinking of becoming an English language teacher?
  • Which writer or researcher has had the most influence over the way you understand learning and teaching?
  • What most interests you about English language teaching at the moment?
  • How do you see the role of the English language teacher evolving over the next 5 to 10 years?



Read about Alan's early years in ELT, his Teacher Resource books series and recent projects.