In this section, you will find a number of articles, which have been written to help you develop your skills and knowledge as a teacher educator in the professional practice 'Understanding teacher learning'. The content you will find here has ideas to support your work in teacher education. Further publications, webinar recordings and conference presentations for this practice can be found in our 'Find other content' section.

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What are some of the challenges to continuing professional development?

This is the fourth article in our series which presents extracts from the British Council publication, ‘Innovations in the continuing professional development of English language teachers’. Here the author, Russell Stannard, looks at potential barriers to CPD and suggests technology might be one answer.

Can continuing professional development change lives?

This is the third article in our series which presents extracts from the British Council publication, ‘Innovations in the continuing professional development of English language teachers’. Here the author, Ann Wiseman, revisits teachers from a CPD programme that took place 12 years before, to discover if CPD changes lives.

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