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ELT Research Awards


The British Council is pleased to announce its 2015 call for research proposals for the ELT Research Awards scheme. The deadline for applications is 20th April 2015.


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Podcasts


We have created the EnglishAgenda podcasts to bring you some of the latest news about English language teaching from around the world.


Listen to the latest podcast on teaching pronunciation

Seminars


See recordings of our latest webcasts and browse many more seminar videos.

 


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Pronunciation


We have brought together ideas about teaching pronunciation to accompany the recorded webcast sessions of the NATECLA London/IATEFL PronSIG day of workshops, which took place on 21 February.


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Webinars


Watch the latest webinar recordings which focus on practical aspects of continuing professional development and register for our next webinar on 23 March.


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Watch the webcast recording of Accentuate, a one-day pronunciation event aimed to reach out to teachers working in a variety of contexts. There were sessions on a range of pronunciation topics relevant to the classroom, including traditional approaches, as well as innovations in the field. The plenary speakers are David Crystal, Ben Crystal, and Adrian Underhill.

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