Regularly updated stories from the world of English language teaching. Find out about upcoming conferences, calls for papers, latest publications and much more.

12 Nov 2019

Our featured blog of the month award for October 2019 goes to Larry Ferlazzo and his post 'The best fun videos for English language...

04 Nov 2019

The A.S.Hornby Educational Trust scholarships are awarded every year to English language teachers from round the world to study for...

22 Oct 2019

Our featured blog of the month award for September 2019 goes to Rajesh Kouluri and his post '3 Writing Tasks to help learners write...

17 Oct 2019

We are pleased to announce NILE will once again be delivering the Professional Award for Teacher Educators. 

10 Sep 2019

Join us on Saturday 5 October for our annual World Teachers' Day celebration. 

22 Jul 2019

Our featured blog of the month award for June 2019 goes to David Petrie and his post First (FCE) Speaking Video Lesson.

26 Jun 2019

Find out what we have achieved in our first year.

14 Jun 2019

Our featured blog of the month award for May 2019 goes to Cristina Cabal and her post Fixing Fossilized Grammar and Spelling Errors in...

13 Jun 2019

Creativity and imagination is one of six core skills identified by the British Council as very important for students in the 21st...

23 May 2019

For more than 20 years, the ELTeCS network has been an active and inspirational community for thousands of ELT professionals across the...

22 May 2019

Watch a recording of the 2019 ELTons Awards Ceremony and see who the winners were.

20 May 2019

Our featured blog of the month award for April 2019 goes to David Petrie and his post Cheating.

30 Apr 2019

Life coaching, well-being, training and resources are all part of Rachael Roberts' new website Life-resourceful.

29 Apr 2019

Our featured blog of the month award for March 2019 goes to Rajesh Kouluri and his post Language Games for Teaching and Practicing...

13 Apr 2019

A Hornby Trust scheme to support small-scale projects to enhance teaching associations' work in low- and middle-income countries.

18 Mar 2019

Our featured blog of the month award for February 2019 goes to ELT-Connect and their post 7 Fun Tasks for Classroom Debates.

08 Mar 2019

Are you an English language classroom teacher, English language head teacher, supervisor or school leader? Wherever you are in the globe...

18 Feb 2019

Our featured blog of the month award for January 2019 goes to Breakout English and their post How to teach Cambridge exam classes.

22 Jan 2019

TIRF – The International Research Foundation for English Language Education – is pleased to announce its 2019 Doctoral Dissertation...

22 Jan 2019

AQUEDUTO, an organisation promoting quality assurance for online training, has commissioned an informative review of the literature in...

10 Dec 2018

Our featured blog of the month award for November 2018 goes to ELT-Cation and their post One sentence games.

01 Nov 2018

If you have Chinese-speaking, German-speaking or Spanish-speaking students in your class, why not ask them to do the Vocabulary...

28 Sep 2018

The 17th British Council ELTons Innovations Awards are now open for applications.

20 Sep 2018

In this webinar Phil Dexter will present some different models of inclusion and identify the skills, knowledge and understanding that...

03 May 2018

IATEFL Research SIG has published an open access book entitled ELT Research in Action: Bridging the Gap between Research and Classroom...

23 Mar 2018

EVE: Equal Voices in ELT was created at the beginning of February, 2018. Its aim is to recognise both gender and highly proficient...

24 Feb 2018

Recent research into English as a medium of instruction, involving an Open University team, Education Development Trust and the British...

23 Feb 2018

Are teachers able to assess themselves accurately? Do they have the right assessment tools to do so? This research paper investigates...

06 Feb 2018

The University of Warwick and IATEFL Research SIG jointly hosted a panel discussion on Thursday 8 February on the topic of ‘Video in...

12 Dec 2017

British Council Armenia from 10 to 12 November, 2017 held its 5th “Teacher Development with British Council” event by hosting Jeremy...