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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

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

Watch a recording of this webinar looking at what trainers can do to make sure teacher development, whether face-to-face or online, can...

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

Watch a recording of this webinar looking at practical ways to set up and implement teacher research. 

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...

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...

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...

12 Dec 2016

Lewis Lansford, co-author of Keynote, winner of the 2016 British Council ELTon award for Excellence in Course Innovation, looks at how...

13 Jun 2016

How can simple video conferencing tools provide many of the components of effective language teaching for young learners in refugee...

04 Mar 2016

Watch a recording of Lizzie Pinard's talk from March 2016 talking about how we can foster learner autonomy by helping our students...

03 Feb 2016

Telling stories of professional experience can be a powerful form of development for teachers and teacher educators, benefiting not only...

08 Jan 2016

Watch a recording of Rachael Roberts' webinar from January 2016 where she looked at a number of motivating writing activities that you...

09 Dec 2015

This webinar explores some of the learner’s difficulties with reading and suggests practical strategies and techniques for teachers who...

03 Nov 2015

This webinar with Keith Harding, from November 2015, looks at ways of making the most of the learning opportunities that lie beyond the...

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