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This week we interview Phil Ball, who talks about Content and Language Integrated Learning (CLIL) and its current status and potential future in Europe. Phil will be providing input and leading discussions at the British Council's CLIL policy and practice workshop in Italy from 10 - 12 March.

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Dr Maggie Sokolik returns to our EnglishAgenda podcast and reports on the experience of running her first massive open online course or MOOC aimed at developing writing skills for English language learners.

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In this week's podcast we interview Dr Martin Lamb of Leeds University about his research into what makes inspiring teachers.

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In this week's podcast we talk to Sally Farley from the University of Kent about Special Educational Needs (SEN). Sally gives a definition for this umbrella term and provides some tips on how to identify learners with SEN. She also gives some excellent suggestions for simple things we can do as teachers to make our lessons more appropriate for learners with SEN.

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In our second podcast we talk to Dr Maggie Sokolik about a new and innovative massive open online course or MOOC aimed at developing writing skills for English language learners. MOOCs offer free interactive participation and coursework to anyone with internet access. In addition to video lectures, readings, and quizzes, MOOCs provide discussion areas that build a community for participants.

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In this very first podcast we take a look at some new technologies for English language teaching and training. Graham Stanley gives us some excellent insights into the project 'Ceibal en Inglés' which uses video conferencing technology to bring remote teachers into primary schools all around Uruguay. We also look at how teacher trainers can use e-books with teachers for professional development. 

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This week we interview Gail Ellis, co-author of 'Tell it Again! The Storytelling Handbook for Primary English Language Teachers', recently republished in its third edition by the British Council. Gail is Adviser Young Learners and Quality for the British Council and has over 30 years’ experience in English language teaching.

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In this week's podcast we talk to Sally Farley from the University of Kent about Special Educational Needs (SEN). Sally gives a definition for this umbrella term and provides some tips on how to identify learners with SEN. She also gives some excellent suggestions for simple things we can do as teachers to make our lessons more appropriate for learners with SEN.

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This week we interview Emma Segev, who gives some practical tips and recommendations on how to go about teaching English online successfully. Emma regularly teaches English via the internet and her blog for teachers and learners has twice been winner of the TeachingEnglish blog award.

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In our second podcast we talk to Dr Maggie Sokolik about a new and innovative massive open online course or MOOC aimed at developing writing skills for English language learners. MOOCs offer free interactive participation and coursework to anyone with internet access. In addition to video lectures, readings, and quizzes, MOOCs provide discussion areas that build a community for participants.

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This week we interview Tracy Dumais, Mobile Learning Consultant with the British Council app team. She gives some excellent advice on how to identify relevant quality apps and describes a variety of really useful apps for both teachers and learners.

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This week we interview Russ Mayne, from the University of Leicester, who presented his talk at this year's IATEFL conference on the theme 'A guide to pseudo-science in English language teaching'. His presentation has been one of the most popular talks on the IATEFL 2014 online site and has created a lot of controversy and discussion among bloggers and on twitter.

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