Helen Emery
This research paper reports on a global study of primary English teachers’ qualifications, training,...

This volume, published in 1988, consists of papers from the eponymous 1985 University of Reading Conference.

A 44 page illustrated book on the subject of English Language Teaching which covers the topics of planning and preparing lessons,...

This booklet from 1977 accompanied a teacher training film about innovative ‘activity days’ at the British Council’s English Language...

Published in 1972, this volume covers the first 25 years of the journal now known as ELT Journal. Compiled by the British Council’s...

Edited by Dr Philip Powell-Davies

This volume is an anthology of twelve selected presentations on the theme of...

There is only limited evidence showing a relationship between the English language and development.

This 1995 publication celebrates the five-year history of ELTECS (the English Language Teaching Contacts Scheme), set up in 1990 ‘to...

This report presents the findings of an independent three-year investigation into the Ministry of Education/British Council Bilingual...

Blended learning is an area of ELT that continues to be of interest to practitioners in the field. 

This publication consists of papers written by Brazilian ELT teachers and teacher educators between 2001 and 2010 as part of their...

Edited by Susan Sheehan

The British Council works closely with universities and other research institutions to...

This global survey provides an overview of recent policy decisions and trends in the area of teaching English to...

This project may be of interest to anyone involved in curriculum development.

This e-book was originally published in print form by the Catalan Teachers of English Association, Associació de Professors d'Anglès de...

The editors of this 1984 volume in the ELT Documents series describe English for Specific Purposes (ESP) and communication studies (...

This paper reports on a study conducted by Huw Jarvis into the perceptions and practices of Thai and Emirati university students in the...

Viv Edwards and Daguo Li
This paper covers the impact of continuing professional development in China. 

Amol Padwad and Krishna Dixit

This bibliography will help raise awareness about CPD among teaching professionals...

Edited by Rod Bolitho and Amol Padwad

We hope that the ideas and experiences contained in this collection will...

Edited by Fiona Copland and Sue Garton with Monika Davis
This is a book for primary school teachers of English...

Case studies from around the British Council’s global network
This collection of case studies aims to share some...

A teaching pack based on materials developed by the British Council in cooperation with the BBC World Service for those starting to...

The focus of this book is on practical activities which can help to nurture, develop and motivate our students.

This 1990 collection of papers looks at contexts of language teaching from educational and cultural perspectives, starting from the premise...

This handbook has one simple purpose: to provide some practical suggestions for language teachers.

This volume dates from 1979 and is a gem for anyone interested in the early days of university level ELT qualifications, especially in...

This 1985 collection in the ELT Documents series provides multiple insights for the successful teaching of dictionary use in the...

Compiled by Shelagh Rixon and Richard Smith of Warwick University, the Directory of UK ELT Research 2005-08 contains information on 857...

Compiled by Richard Smith, Seongsook Choi, Stuart Reid, Gosia Sky and Duncan Hunter, the follow up to the 2005-08 Directory contains...

Compiled by Richard Smith of Warwick University, with Seongsook Choi, Imogen Liggins and Gosia Sky, the Directory of UK ELT Research...

Global demand for English is continuing to grow. Governments increasingly recognise the importance of English to their economies and...

Jelena Mihaljević Djigunović
Children are starting to learn English at increasingly younger ages.  This paper...

Edited by Janet Enever
The ELLiE study provides a detailed insight of the policy and implementation processes for...

The Language Assistant manual was written as a guide and handbook for novice English language teachers taking their first steps into the...

Devised by the British Council’s English Language Teaching Institute (ELTI), specifically Donn Byrne and Shelagh Rixon, this 1979...

This 1979 ‘teaching aid devised by the English Language Teaching Institute’ was authored by David Herbert and Gill Sturtridge. ‘...

This frequently cited 1987 publication focuses on textbooks designed for use by English language learners, and dictionaries. A range of...

Julie Dearden

This report is an attempt to set out a global view of English Medium Instruction today. It is a...

This is, of course, as much a key topic in the UK as it was in 1985 when this book was originally published.

This concise volume from 1978 is pre-‘World Englishes’ and before the acceptance of Kachru’s model of the inner, outer and expanding...

This Access English Symposium saw the launch of British Council’s English Bilingual Education (EBE) project in East Asia.

This seminal 1975 publication offers contrasting viewpoints on the then-emerging field of English for academic purposes, with a specific...

This report investigates the relationship between English language learning and economic development among workers from rural Bangladesh...

This 1978 publication focuses on English for academic purposes (EAP) also referred to at the time as English for educational purposes,...

This report, which includes papers by John Munby, Henry Widdowson and Tom Jupp, was compiled following an international ESP seminar...

With the aim to support policy and programme development, this research provides an in-depth, holistic assessment of English language...

This book contains papers from an International Conference on ‘Progress in English Studies’ held in London between 17 and 21 September...

Edited by Dr Philip Powell-Davies and Professor Paul Gunashekar

This volume is a collection of papers derived...

Edited by Professor Chris Kennedy

This publication provides an informed overview of English language...

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Helen EmeryThis research paper reports on a global study of primary English teachers’ qualifications, training, teaching experience and...

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This volume, published in 1988, consists of papers from the eponymous 1985 University of Reading Conference.

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A 44 page illustrated book on the subject of English Language Teaching which covers the topics of planning and preparing lessons,...

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This booklet from 1977 accompanied a teacher training film about innovative ‘activity days’ at the British Council’s English Language...

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Published in 1972, this volume covers the first 25 years of the journal now known as ELT Journal. Compiled by the British Council’s...

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Edited by Dr Philip Powell-Davies

This volume is an anthology of twelve selected presentations on the theme of Assessing and...
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There is only limited evidence showing a relationship between the English language and development.

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This 1995 publication celebrates the five-year history of ELTECS (the English Language Teaching Contacts Scheme), set up in 1990 ‘to...

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This report presents the findings of an independent three-year investigation into the Ministry of Education/British Council Bilingual...

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Blended learning is an area of ELT that continues to be of interest to practitioners in the field. 

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This publication consists of papers written by Brazilian ELT teachers and teacher educators between 2001 and 2010 as part of their...

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Edited by Susan Sheehan

The British Council works closely with universities and other research institutions to fund and publish...

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This global survey provides an overview of recent policy decisions and trends in the area of teaching English to...

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This project may be of interest to anyone involved in curriculum development.

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This e-book was originally published in print form by the Catalan Teachers of English Association, Associació de Professors d'Anglès de...

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The editors of this 1984 volume in the ELT Documents series describe English for Specific Purposes (ESP) and communication studies (...

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This paper reports on a study conducted by Huw Jarvis into the perceptions and practices of Thai and Emirati university students in the...

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Viv Edwards and Daguo LiThis paper covers the impact of continuing professional development in China. 

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Amol Padwad and Krishna Dixit

This bibliography will help raise awareness about CPD among teaching professionals by listing in one...

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Edited by Rod Bolitho and Amol Padwad

We hope that the ideas and experiences contained in this collection will provoke a more active...
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Edited by Fiona Copland and Sue Garton with Monika DavisThis is a book for primary school teachers of English written by primary school...

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Case studies from around the British Council’s global networkThis collection of case studies aims to share some experiences in promoting...

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A teaching pack based on materials developed by the British Council in cooperation with the BBC World Service for those starting to...

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The focus of this book is on practical activities which can help to nurture, develop and motivate our students.

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This 1990 collection of papers looks at contexts of language teaching from educational and cultural perspectives, starting from the premise...
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This handbook has one simple purpose: to provide some practical suggestions for language teachers.

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This volume dates from 1979 and is a gem for anyone interested in the early days of university level ELT qualifications, especially in...

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This 1985 collection in the ELT Documents series provides multiple insights for the successful teaching of dictionary use in the...

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Compiled by Shelagh Rixon and Richard Smith of Warwick University, the Directory of UK ELT Research 2005-08 contains information on 857...

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Compiled by Richard Smith, Seongsook Choi, Stuart Reid, Gosia Sky and Duncan Hunter, the follow up to the 2005-08 Directory contains...

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This report presents findings from a research project which investigates NEST schemes, how they operate and the experiences of the...

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This survey of EMI in Higher Education in Kurdistan provides an overview of recent research and draws on responses from academics in...
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The book 'Language and social cohesion in the developing world' brings together fifteen of the most important papers presented at the...

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This research report looks empirically and critically at gender and sexuality in a selection of primary and secondary Polish EFL classrooms...
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This report highlights the findings from a study into English language teachers’ attitudes and preferences for using technology for...
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This book presents an up-to-date panorama in Spanish of the teaching of English in state schools in Venezuela.

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Penelope Robinson, Sandie Mourão and Nam Joon Kang

This research report presents an innovative approach to teaching English in pre...

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The focus of this book is on practical activities which can help to nurture, develop and motivate our students.

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This report investigates the relationship between English language learning and economic development among workers from rural Bangladesh...

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This 1978 publication focuses on English for academic purposes (EAP) also referred to at the time as English for educational purposes,...

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With the aim to support policy and programme development, this research provides an in-depth, holistic assessment of English language...
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Graham Hall and Guy Cook

This paper explores the English language needs of young adults in the European Union. Drawing on a Europe...

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Edited by Professor Chris KennedyThis publication provides an informed overview of English language teaching in the Islamic Republic of...

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English proficiency levels in Brazil are still very low, with only around 5% of Brazilians stating they have some knowledge of English....

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Blandine Akoue, Jean-Clair Nguemba Ndong, Justine Okomo Allogo, Adrian Tennant

‘Starter Teachers: A methodology course for the...

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Edited by George Pickering and Professor Paul GunashekarThis volume is a compilation of some select presentations made at the fourth...

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Edited by Simon Borg

This collection is drawn from papers and presentations at the Ideals and Realities: Continuing Professional...

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Agnes Kukulska-Hulme, Lucy Norris and Jim DonohueThis guide is for anyone interested in teaching and learning languages, and thinking...

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Julie Dearden

This report is an attempt to set out a global view of English Medium Instruction today. It is a bird's eye view or a...

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Edited by Hamish McIlwraithIn October 2013, the British Council hosted the tenth International Language and Development Conference,...

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David Hayes

This accessible and informative report considers current best practice for teaching English as a Foreign Language in...

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Compiled by Richard Smith of Warwick University, with Seongsook Choi, Imogen Liggins and Gosia Sky, the Directory of UK ELT Research...

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Caroline Linse, Stephen van Vlack and Oscar BladasThis paper highlights a little-discussed global issue: the importance of school-home...

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This new book from ESOL Nexus is about the role of language in the integration of migrants. The writers of...

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Barbara Skinner and Helen Hou

How do university supervisors and host teachers evaluate the teaching practice performance of non-...

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Lixian Jin, Changsheng Jiang, Jie Zhang, Yuan Yuan, Xiaohua and Qun Xie

This paper investigates attitudes, perceptions and...

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Simon Borg, Marilisa Birello, Isabel Civera and Theresa ZanattaWhat impact does pre-service English language teacher education have on...

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This new revised edition of 'Tell it Again!' shows how a story-based methodology brings together the best of primary English language...

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Naeema Hann, Ivor Timmis, Ali Ata Alkhaldi, Beverley Davies, Carlos Rico Troncoso, Yong Yi

What benefits can English language...

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This closing report was commissioned by the British Council to provide an overview of the European and local recommendations that came out...

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