Continuing professional development for teachers of English
Learn from other teachers talking about their professional development; use our Continuing Professional Development Framework to support your development at your stage in your career; and download the CPD handbook and other useful resources.
What stage are you at in our CPD framework? Click on a stage to watch video and find out more.
|Starting stage 1||You’re studying for your initial certificate and planning your first job in English language teaching. Watch|
|Newly qualified stage 2||You have an initial qualification and are in your first years of teaching, putting the principles you’ve learned on your course into practice. Watch|
|Developing stage 3||You are a TEFL-I certificate qualified teacher with several years experience, possibly taking a TEFL-Q qualification. Watch|
|Proficient stage 4||You are a TEFL-Q diploma qualified teacher. Watch|
|Advanced stage 5||You are a highly-experienced TEFL-Q diploma qualified teacher, who may be taking on further responsibilities and roles, for example as a senior teacher or a mentor. Watch|
|Specialist stage 6||You have taken on leading and advising roles, such as director of studies, teacher trainer, materials writer, inspector. Watch|
|Pathways in EAP||Are you a teacher of English for academic purposes or interested in entering this sector? Find out more|
CPD teacher records
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