World Teachers' Day 2016

The British Council's first online CPD conference for teachers and teacher educators took place in October 2016.

With over 60 talks and panel discussions by speakers from around the world, the Teaching for Success Online Conference delivered a wide range of engaging and insightful presentations covering all aspects of professional development for teachers in all contexts. 

Talks on each of the five days focused on distinct themes related to the different Professional Practices that make up the British Council’s CPD framework for teachers and CPD framework for teacher educators. All talks were recorded via Adobe Connect. Click on the days below then on the individual talks to find the links to watch the recordings. 

Choose a session

MOOCs and your CPD

In this talk, Chris Cavey looks at how Massive Open Online Courses (MOOCs) can be used for professional development.  

Kirsten Holt - Flourish not flounder

In this talk, Kirsten examines the theory behind CPD frameworks, their construction and how they are currently being used, before exploring how they can be used effectively for the teacher’s personal, evolving professional development.

Research and insight

Browse fascinating case studies, research papers, publications and books by researchers and ELT experts from around the world.

See our publications, research and insight