Here you can find out about upcoming webinars and recorded talks from experts in the field of English Language Teaching. Our webinars are held monthly and are completely free. Certificates are available for all attendees.

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23 Oct 2018

This webinar focuses on helping teachers, rather than learners, with developing their own creative thinking skills so that they, in turn...

23 Oct 2018

Diana Lea, Editor of the Oxford Learner’s Dictionary of Academic English, shows how the award-winning Dictionary of Academic English can...

22 Oct 2018

In this session Fiona Dunlop explores ways of identifying what motivates the teachers you manage and how to encourage them to take...

22 Oct 2018

This webinar looks at starting the transition from teacher to manager - including reasons why you might think about making that move,...

22 Oct 2018

This webinar explores what trainers can do to make sure teacher development, whether face-to-face or online, can keep on sparking...

22 Oct 2018

This webinar explores how to use the British Council's extensive resource bank of recorded talks and seminars for practical Continuing ...

22 Oct 2018

In this webinar we discuss teacher-research (TR), providing practical examples from our experiences of guiding teachers in different...

22 Oct 2018

The purpose of this webinar is to raise participants’ awareness of the steps and constraints in setting up online Communities of...

22 Oct 2018

This webinar suggests how tutors can help international students who are entering Higher Education, to develop their academic writing ...

22 Oct 2018
This webinar looks into the background of burnout and shares some teachers’ ideas about how stay away from it.
22 Oct 2018

Dyslexic language learners have been long neglected in the field of language teaching despite the fact they constitute about ten percent...

22 Oct 2018

Drawing on findings from a mixed methods research project investigating global practices in teaching English to young learners, this...

16 Oct 2018

The webinar explores the reasons behind the failure to implement learner-centred approaches in developing world contexts. Attempts to...

16 Oct 2018

Find out more about the award-winning 'Talk English' project, which helps people with the lowest levels of English to build their...

13 Sep 2018

To celebrate World Teachers' Day on 5 October, we ran a series of five webinars throughout the day.

13 Sep 2018

To celebrate World Teachers' Day 2018, Ellen Darling, Kirsteen Donaghy and Sirin Soyoz presented Connecting with Teacher Educators, a 1-...

24 Jun 2018

In this webinar, to celebrate the launch of the British Council’s Teacher Educator Online Community, Nik Peachey explores coaching...

19 Jun 2018

This webinar looks at the topic of languages education and resilience.

04 Jun 2018

This webinar explores video, and the many errors and examples of poor practice which should be avoided.

10 May 2018

Joshua Underwood talks about how voice-driven artificial intelligence assistants can be used in language learning.

08 May 2018

Watch the recording of this webinar with Jo Gakonga (Warwick University / ELT-training.com).

12 Mar 2018

In this webinar Simon Borg discusses the importance of teacher evaluation and ways of designing teacher evaluation systems that support...

02 Feb 2018

Rachael Harris talks about storytelling using Bloom's taxonomy and how to ensure all your students in the primary classroom are engaged...

05 Jan 2018

Getting enough qualified English language teachers for basic education is usually an uphill task. This is more so in developing...

23 Oct 2017

Two practical and thought-provoking webinars which took place on Thursday 5 October to celebrate World Teachers’ Day.

10 Jul 2017

This webinar, with discussion and three presentations by Carol Lethaby, Phil Dexter and Philip Kerr, looks to address and explore some...

08 Jun 2017

 James Taylor tells us what he's learned about teaching teenagers.

30 Jan 2017

Phil Dexter talks about equality, diversity and inclusion (EDI) and how it can be incorporated into continuing professional development...

21 Dec 2016

With so many online development opportunities, it can be difficult to know where to start. This webinar guides you through the British...

05 Dec 2016

On 14 December 2016, Tim Phillips gave a presentation on discovering how we find our way through professional development.

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