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 'Understanding learners'.
11 January, 2017
This paper explores the nature and role of emotional and social competences as key components of effective classroom...
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16 July, 2014
Lixian Jin, Changsheng Jiang, Jie Zhang, Yuan Yuan, Xiaohua and Qun XieThis paper investigates attitudes, perceptions...
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4 July, 2014
Teaching teenagers is a lot more than just methodology and materials. Helping them to overcome some of the...
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3 July, 2014
Teacher talk is a new series of videos featuring some of our TeachingEnglish Associates speaking about important...
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16 June, 2014
Naeema Hann, Ivor Timmis, Ali Ata Alkhaldi, Beverley Davies, Carlos Rico Troncoso, Yong YiWhat benefits can English...
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26 May, 2014
Recorded on 12 June 2014, this webinar with Jo Budden takes a look behind the scenes of the LearnEnglish Teens website...
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1 December, 2013
Martin Lamb and Martin WedellWhat makes teachers motivating? This paper reviews the literature on motivational teaching...
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23 September, 2013
Encouraging learners to explore the language through creative activities in class is not as difficult as it may at...
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7 March, 2013
This is a recording of Carol Read's live talk in Poland from February 2012.
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Webinars
12 September, 2012
Date: 18th October 2012 Theme: Current coursebooks have moved away from the 'describe your house/last holiday format...
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1 September, 2012
Date: 29th November 2012Watch a recording of the webinar: click on the link below to watch a recording of Chia's...
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25 October, 2011
Date: 25 October 2011Theme: This webinar will explore different aspects of learner-centred teaching. What does it...
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25 September, 2011
Date: 15 December 2011Theme: In this session we will explore what works in CLIL. We will stress the final L in CLIL....
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24 September, 2011
Date: 14 February 2012Theme: What is a challenging learner? Why do some learners challenge us more than others? How...
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14 June, 2011
What advantages can the English language bring to individuals and societies? The British Council commissioned the...
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16 May, 2011
This publication consists of papers written by Brazilian ELT teachers and teacher educators between 2001 and 2010 as...
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21 March, 2011
Date: 21 February 2012Theme: Most people think of a language as having four main skills: listening, speaking, reading...
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15 March, 2011
Date: 15 March 2012Theme: Lexical Chunking is a way of thinking about language which puts lexis in the centre of our...
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8 January, 2010
This study, by Dr Simon Borg of the University of Leeds, assesses the impact that studying English has on students’...
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10 November, 2008
This 54-page booklet comprises a collection of papers with contributions from leading researchers on global citizenship...
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