ELT News

EA Taxonomy term (Content) - Row by date

British Council and English and Foreign Languages University in India co-host an annual conference for English Language Teacher Educators. This event is considered to be the world’s largest English Language Teacher Educator Conference and is now in its fifth year. The conference will be held again at Hyderabad International Convention Centre, Hyderabad, India from 27 February – 1 March 2015.

Tagged: ELT News

The British Council are seeking three experienced and well-qualified teacher trainers to support our training team in helping local Ministry of Education tutors to cascade the English for Tanzania course to student teachers in Diploma (secondary level) teacher training colleges.

Tagged: ELT News

English Language Teacher Education and Development (ELTED) is an open access peer-reviewed journal for the worldwide ELT community which is produced by the English Language Learning, Teaching and Assessment (ELLTA) Research Group of the Centre for Applied Linguistics, University of Warwick. The latest volume has been published online. 

Tagged: ELT News
Teachers from all over the world can take this part-time master’s degree programme, which is studied entirely online. Developed collaboratively by the University of Southampton and the British Council, it offers postgraduate-level study in main areas of current theory and practice in applied linguistics and English language teaching.
 
Tagged: ELT News

Jo Budden, Manager of the British Council's 'LearnEnglish Teens' website takes a look behind the scenes of the website. Jo will discuss how they keep the site safe and offer a supportive environment to our users. Then she will examine how and why teenagers interact and exchange ideas on the site and explores the language learning opportunities this provides.

Tagged: ELT News

This co-publication by The International Research Foundation (TIRF) and Routledge is an important contribution to the emerging body of research-based knowledge about teaching English to native speakers of Arabic. This volume presents empirical studies carried out in Egypt, Lebanon, Oman, Palestine, Saudi Arabia, and the United Arab Emirates (UAE) - a region which has gained notable attention in the past few decades.

Tagged: ELT News

Find out how to do ELT management research in this first webinar in a new series from the IATEFL Leadership and management special interest group.

Tagged: ELT News

The British Council has announced the winners of the ELTons 2014. Celebrating its twelfth year, the awards, run by the British Council and sponsored by Cambridge English, are a celebration of innovation and excellence in English language teaching (ELT) from around the world.

Tagged: ELT News

All ESOL practitioners - from managers and researchers to teachers and trainees - are invited to join an innovative programme of practical workshops and networking opportunities, plus updates from the ESOL sector. A resources exhibition will also be available. The conference will take place on Saturday 10 May, 9:30 - 13:45, at Leicester College, Abbey Park Campus, Painter Street, Leicester, LE1 3WA.

Tagged: ELT News

In this webinar on 6th May, Ceri Jones will explore how a range of micro writing tasks can activate language, encourage communication and aid class cohesion. She will be looking in particular, but not exclusively, at mulit-level secondary classrooms and the challenges they bring.

Tagged: ELT News

TIRF – The International Research Foundation for English Language Education – is pleased to announce its 2014 Doctoral Dissertation Grants competition in partnership with the British Council. Grants of up to US $5,000 will be made to successful applicants. The application deadline is May 16, 2014.

Tagged: ELT News

The Assessment in ELT: Opportunities and Challenges conference, organised by the Teacher Education and Applied Language Studies centre at the Universidade Nova de Lisboa, Portugal, will take place on 21 and 22 November, 2014 in the Faculty of Social Sciences and Humanities. Speakers include David Little, Neus Figueras Casanovas and Joan Turner.

Tagged: ELT News

Pages

EA Taxonomy term (Content) - Page

International Perspectives On Teacher Research is a new title in the series International Perspectives in English Language Teaching being published by Palgrave Macmillan. The series editors are Keith Richards, University of Warwick and Sue Garton, University of Aston.
 
The deadline for proposals is 21 December 2012.
 
Tagged: ELT News

The British Council's 'Creating confidence: international student safety survey report 2015-16', completed by 2,043 students from 125 countries highlights promising findings about the safety of international students in the UK.

Tagged: ELT News

At their recent Board meeting, the TIRF Trustees established the James E. Alatis Prize for Research on Language Policy and Planning in Educational Contexts, as a way of honouring Jim Alatis, who was one of the founders of TIRF and had a life-long interest in language planning and policy.

Tagged: ELT News

Are you attending IATEFL Glasgow next month?
Come to the British Council’s networking reception where we will be launching our new LearnEnglish Teens website. It’s a great opportunity to catch up with old friends and make new ones!

Tagged: ELT News

Join a special webinar by Keith Kelly on the successful implementation of Content and Language Integrated Learning (CLIL) on 6 March, 10am UK time. This webinar discusses four of the factors relevant to the successful implementation of CLIL.

Tagged: ELT News

Find out how to do ELT management research in this first webinar in a new series from the IATEFL Leadership and management special interest group.

Tagged: ELT News

Are you based in the UK? Have you taken on a management role recently? Perhaps your school has introduced a performance management system? Do you need help in how to delegate? Then this EnglishUK workshop will be useful for you.

Tagged: ELT News

As part of his work in the HoTEL project (EU Support Action), Richard Millwood has created a report on learning theories and a related map.

Tagged: ELT News

Join an online streamed conference from the British Council in Madrid on Saturday 26th September. This year’s theme is ‘Learning to Learn’, and Gail Ellis, leading expert and author of the recently published 'Teaching children how to learn', will be giving the opening plenary.

Tagged: ELT News

Join over 20,000 teachers worldwide and boost your teaching skills at the Macmillan Education online conference 2015, which takes place from 3 - 7 November.

Tagged: ELT News

Macmillan Dictionaries will no longer appear as physical books. The final copies are rolling off the presses at this very moment, and from next year, Macmillan Dictionary will be available only online.

Tagged: ELT News

The British Council has sponsored a new award, the British Council Award in English Language Teaching (ELT) Writing in collaboration with The Society of Authors. 

Tagged: ELT News

Pages

Subscribe to ELT News