English as an International Language - lesson plan by Sarah Priestley

This lesson plan can be adapted to any level from Intermediate to C2, depending on the difficulty of the audio recordings you use in the listening stage 3 and the vocabulary used in stage 4.  809 more words


Halina Maria reblogged this on Halina's Thoughts and commented:

4Thank you very much for the post by Sarah Priestley. I am going to use this lesson plan, starting from today.

IATEFL Cinema Inspirations - A Call for Help!

Hello, everyone!

Recently, I was appointed as the Cinema Inspirations resource manager for the IATEFL Global Issues special interest group (SIG). As many of you can imagine, I am overwhelmed with joy to be a part of this SIG as my research interests are related to global issues and social responsibility! 200 more words


Como ganhar uma bolsa mudou minha vida

Por Bruno Andrade

Salve, BrELTers!

Nos dias de hoje, alcançar um certificado ou título acadêmico é requisito fundamental para que se possa conseguir um colocação no mercado. 580 more words

Joining the MaWSIG Committee

I am very excited to share the fact that I was recently elected to be one of three Events Coordinators for the IATEFL Materials Writing Special Interest Group… 742 more words

Celebrating Shakespeare and our Language

400 Years since Shakespeare’s Death

This year marks the 400th anniversary of Shakespeare’s death on 23rd April 1616, a day which, as Clarisse Loughrey in The Independent… 715 more words


Business Model Teacher: Apply a Business Approach to Freelance Teaching. Justine Arena, Espiral Digital

I was very interested in attending this talk as I’ve been working as a self-employed teacher since 2013, firstly in Barcelona and now in Manchester. As well as hearing Justine’s talk, it was great to listen to other freelance teachers’ ideas and opinions. 695 more words


IATEFL 2016 Online: Enhancing writing and speaking outcomes using Google Apps (Joe Dale)

Joe’s session was…fast. In keeping with my approach to blogging about these online sessions, I will just share a few things I learnt together with my comments on them. 1,086 more words