Find a range of publications and research, as well as engaging and informative webinar and conference recordings from ELT experts around the world, that are relevant to the professional practice 'Managing the lesson'.

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7 February, 2019
In this self-study guide, teachers will find some useful theory and practice on managing lessons effectively, including short case studies and professional development activities to do individually...
10 September, 2018
Discover strategies for creating a positive learning environment with this self-access development resource.
14 April, 2015
In May 2014 we published a video of Winnie Pang during her first class with a group of very young learners. In this video, we meet Winnie and her class again at the end of the school year.
8 May, 2014
In this video, Winnie Pang demonstrates several activities that can be used with 5 year-old children who are in their first English class of the year.
11 April, 2014
Recorded on 6 May 2014, this webinar with Ceri Jones explores how a range of micro writing tasks can activate language, encourage communication and aid class cohesion. She looks in particular, but...
Humour in the classroom
13 January, 2014
Our latest teaching tip looks at how using humour in the classroom can help with classroom management as well as create a warm atmosphere and help relax students.Watch Dale demonstrating some simple...
classroom management teaching tip
29 April, 2013
For most teachers of young learners, classroom management is a big issue. Our latest teaching tip with David Rixon looks more closely at this topic and offers practical advice on how best to manage...
22 February, 2013
Graham Hall and Guy CookIn this research paper Graham Hall and Guy Cook explore teacher attitudes to own-language use in the classroom. They conducted a global survey and interviews with practising...
5 July, 2012
Jeannette Littlemore, Fiona MacArthur, Alan Cienki and Joseph HollowayIn recent years there has been a significant increase in the number of international students studying at British universities.   
26 September, 2011
This very practical and ‘teacher-friendly’ publication was produced following a Hornby workshop on teaching large classes in Ethiopia in 2006.
28 June, 2011
Do you have days when your learners seem tired or lacking in energy? How do you re-energise them?
26 August, 2010
Do you think about colours, fonts and grouping when you use a board or prepare a presentation?
Monitoring - methodology article
6 July, 2006
Monitoring is a classroom management technique loosely defined as listening to the learners for their accuracy and fluency, or checking to see whether activities are going to plan and that the...
18 June, 2012
Date: 26 April 2012Theme: A series of short activities to help consolidate – challenge – and enhance language learning. Some of them are tried and tested and are old favourites to many of us and...