In this section, you will find a number of publications, webinar recordings, conference presentations and interviews, as well as video tips which have been written to help you develop your skills and knowledge as a teacher in the professional practice 'Taking responsibility for professional development'. From advice on how to teach primary-aged students to supporting adult learners in the EFL classroom, the content you will find here is practical, insightful and full of ideas to support your teaching and planning for all kinds of learners.

28 July, 2016
This panel discussion with Chris Farrell, David Petrie, Peter Clements and Sarah Smith explores the theme of action...
28 July, 2016
Jeremy Phillips looks at a framework for improving reflective teaching methods.
27 July, 2016
In this talk, Nicky looks at the importance of digital literacies and the need for training to be given to teachers in...
26 July, 2016
This practical talk looks at how teachers can develop professionally online.
26 July, 2016
This talk with Phil Bird, Julie Day and Celine Castelino explores innovative teacher development in the English My Way...
25 July, 2016
In this talk, Tim Phillips looks at transformational CPD, what it is and what it means to you.
25 July, 2016
In this talk, Chris Cavey looks at how Massive Open Online Courses (MOOCs) can be used for professional development.  
25 July, 2016
In this talk, Kirsten examines the theory behind CPD frameworks, their construction and how they are currently being...
25 July, 2016
In this talk, Claire and Suzanne look at the affordances of video in peer observation.
19 July, 2016
This discussion between Huma Riaz and Anastasia Nikulenko explores effective peer observation.
18 March, 2016
This book provides nine easily accessible examples of exploratory action research projects.
9 November, 2015
The British Council's Continuing Professional Development (CPD) Framework for teachers is for teachers of all subjects. 
11 May, 2015
Teaching blogs contain a wealth of information, but it can be hard to know where to start. In this webinar, Sandy shows...
2 March, 2015
Edited by George Pickering and Professor Paul GunashekarThis volume is a compilation of some select presentations made...
25 February, 2015
Edited by Simon Borg This collection is drawn from papers and presentations at the Ideals and Realities: Continuing...
15 September, 2014
Edited by David HayesWith thirteen stimulating papers covering a wide range of geographical areas and educational...
18 August, 2014
How do university supervisors and host teachers evaluate the teaching practice performance of non-native English...
23 June, 2014
What impact does pre-service English language teacher education have on trainees’ beliefs? This paper explores this...
11 November, 2013
This paper investigates the nature of inspiring English language teaching, reporting on observations of English...
4 October, 2013
‘Our teacher is always stressed. All he does is shout, shout, shout. He needs to calm down, stop taking it out on us’I...
28 September, 2013
Edited by Dr Philip Powell-Davies and Professor Paul Gunashekar This volume is a collection of papers derived from the...
4 July, 2013
Edited by Rod Bolitho and Amol PadwadWe hope that the ideas and experiences contained in this collection will provoke a...
4 July, 2013
Amol Padwad and Krishna Dixit  This bibliography will help raise awareness about CPD among teaching professionals by...
27 June, 2013
This volume is an anthology of some select presentations made at the first international conference of English language...
27 June, 2013
Edited by Dr Philip Powell-Davies This volume brings together papers and presentations from a three-day Primary...
28 February, 2013
Edited by Julian Edge and Steve Mann This publication will interest and stimulate anyone who is involved in planning...
2 January, 2013
Watch a recording of this webinar about classroom-based teacher development with Willy Cardoso.
1 September, 2012
Watch a recording of this talk by Chia Suan Chong from November 2012.
3 April, 2012
Helen Emery This research paper reports on a global study of primary English teachers’ qualifications, training,...
18 March, 2012
Edited by Dr Christopher Tribble Drawing on a wide range of international experience, this new collection focuses on...