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Date: 13 June 2013

Watch a recording of the webinar: ...

Date: Wednesday 18th July

Theme: Many teachers are beginning to experience the benefits of...

Date: 14 February 2012

Theme: What is a challenging learner? Why do some learners challenge us...

In this webinar, Nik Peachey looks at some of the ideas explored in the British Council publication Creativity in English language...

Theme: Practising writing for exams can be challenging for many students and it is often difficult for teachers to...

Encouraging learners to explore the language through creative activities in class is not as difficult as it may at first appear. This...

Date: 29 November 2011

Theme: What is m-learning? There is lots of discussion about this, but...

Date: 21 February 2012

Theme: Most people think of a language as having four main skills:...

Teaching blogs contain a wealth of information, but it can be hard to know where to start. In this webinar, Sandy shows you where to...

Date: 26 April 2012

Theme: A series of short activities to help consolidate...

Date: 25 October 2011

Theme: This webinar will explore different aspects of learner...

Date: 27 February 2013

Theme: Story writing gives children the opportunity to be creative and...

In this webinar, Peter Moran covers the following four areas: What is Asperger's Syndrome? How can we as teachers recognise children who...

This webinar uses lessons learned while developing of the British Council’s LearnEnglish Kids Playtime app to reflect on the issue of...

In this webinar, Victoria Boobyer talks about the why and how of Graded Readers. Her talk covers the methodological and pedagogical...

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This webinar focuses on the key points English for...

Date: 16th January 2013

Theme: In our January webinar, Willy Cardoso looked at several aspects...

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Date: 13 June 2013

Watch a recording of the webinar: http://britishcouncil.adobeconnect.com/p4npg389ds8/

Theme: IELTS is...

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Date: Wednesday 18th July

Theme: Many teachers are beginning to experience the benefits of using Computer games in the classroom...

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Date: 14 February 2012

Theme: What is a challenging learner? Why do some learners challenge us more than others? How can we...

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In this webinar, Nik Peachey looks at some of the ideas explored in the British Council publication Creativity in English language...

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Theme: Practising writing for exams can be challenging for many students and it is often difficult for teachers to find ways to make...

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Encouraging learners to explore the language through creative activities in class is not as difficult as it may at first appear. This...

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Date: 29 November 2011

Theme: What is m-learning? There is lots of discussion about this, but what most teachers want is practical...

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Date: 21 February 2012

Theme: Most people think of a language as having four main skills: listening, speaking, reading and...

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Teaching blogs contain a wealth of information, but it can be hard to know where to start. In this webinar, Sandy shows you where to...

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Date: 26 April 2012

Theme: A series of short activities to help consolidate – challenge – and enhance...

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Date: 25 October 2011

Theme: This webinar will explore different aspects of learner-centred teaching. What does it mean to be '...

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Date: 27 February 2013

Theme: Story writing gives children the opportunity to be creative and enthusiastic about using English....

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In this webinar, Peter Moran covers the following four areas: What is Asperger's Syndrome? How can we as teachers recognise children who...

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This webinar uses lessons learned while developing of the British Council’s LearnEnglish Kids Playtime app to reflect on the issue of...

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In this webinar, Victoria Boobyer talks about the why and how of Graded Readers. Her talk covers the methodological and pedagogical...

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/*-->*/ This is an IATEFL ESP SIG & British Council joint event.*

This webinar focuses on the key points English for...

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Date: 16th January 2013

Theme: In our January webinar, Willy Cardoso looked at several aspects of classroom-based teacher...

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  • English teachers working with young learners recognize that such learners think and behave differently than those from previous generations. Welcome to Generation Y! These students were born into a world of information technology; they regularly...
  • About the speaker: Suzanne is currently an E-Learning Consultant for the British Council and is based in Istanbul, where she manages the build of online courses for English language teacher development. Until recently, she was working as a teacher...
  • About the speaker: Willy Cardoso has taught English for 12 years in Brazil, UK and Spain, written hundreds of articles on language education in his blog Authentic Teaching, and recently co-authored Real Communication: Culture Reading (Macmillan...
  • About the speaker: Fiona has been working in ELT for 25 years. She is a teacher, teacher trainer and materials writer based in Cáceres, Spain. She regularly trains teachers in Spain and has also trained in Italy, France, Palestine and Turkey. She...
  • Since the late 1960's, we've seen Hymes refute the focus on grammatical competence, highlighting instead the importance of communicative competence. We've had Michael Long talk about the role of interaction in language acquisition and we've heard...
  • About the speaker: Kyle Mawer has been teaching English for nearly 20 years. An award winning author in the field of computer games in TEFL, he is currently teaching English and providing ICT support for the Young Learner British Council centre in...
  • About the speaker: Anthony Gaughan has been involved in English teaching for over 17 years in the UK and Germany. A state-qualified teacher in the UK, he is currently Head of CELTA training at the Hamburg school of English, where he is busy with an...
  • About the speaker: Fitch O'Connell has been a teacher for longer than he cares to remember. He works as an editor, materials writer and teacher trainer. In 2003 he set up the acclaimed BritLit project for the British Council in Portugal, and has...
  • About the speaker: Ann Foreman is a classroom teacher and teacher trainer based in Bilbao, Spain. Her interests include finding the best ways of using new technology in the classroom and coming to terms with the changing needs and aspirations of...
  • About the speaker: Sue Sheerin, formerly Director of the University of Sussex Language Institute, is an educational consultant with many years’ experience in language teaching, teacher training and academic management.
  • About the speaker: Rob Lewis is a teacher, trainer and writer currently based in Poland, from where he manages the TeachingEnglish website.
  • About the speaker: Noreen Caplen-Spence is a teacher and a teacher trainer based in Canterbury. She loves travelling and enjoying the arts wherever she happens to be. 
  • About the speaker: Marie Delaney is Director of The Learning Harbour, Cork, Ireland. She is a teacher, trainer and Educational Psychotherapist with many years of experience of working with school management, staff and pupils around challenging...
  • As the first section of the webinar is unfortunately missing, you can access the complete set of presentation slides here:http://britishcouncil.adobeconnect.com/p3umt6fkw17/ About the speaker: Rod Bolitho is Academic Director at Norwich Institute...
  • About the speaker: Hania Kryszewska is a senior lecturer at the English Institute, University of Gdańsk, Poland, and EU Teacher Training College where she trains pre-service teachers. She is also a teacher trainer and trainer of trainers working...
  • About the webinarUsing the design and development of the British Council’s mobile app LearnEnglish Kids Playtime as a starting point and taking a look at some other apps along the way, this webinar with Tracy Dumais examined the ideas that lie...
  • About the speaker: Simon is the teacher trainer for the British Council Turkey and joined the team in November 2011. He has worked all over the world including 3 years in Mauritius, 5 in Bahrain and 8 in Argentina. He gained his RSA Diploma in TEFL...

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