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Jack Richards
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What does it mean to be a teacher of English?

Jack Richards
Published 25 May 2017
 
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Professionalism in English Language Teaching

Lottie Payne
Published 19 May 2017
 
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Talk, talk, talk: Hands-on activities to improve young learners'…

Lucija Dacic
Published 30 October 2014
Jess Hytner
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100 Teaching Tips #2 - An interview with Penny Ur

Jess Hytner
Published 29 February 2016
Joe Tearle
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Penny Ur: How to get them to talk (when they don't want to)

Joe Tearle
Published 23 January 2015
Jess Hytner
Tools

Model lessons for very young learners #1: how to teach English with…

Jess Hytner
Published 10 May 2017
Florence Kemsley
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Assessment

Pauline Cullen: How to score well in the IELTS writing test

Florence Kemsley
Published 9 February 2015
 
Tools

Using technology with young learners

Sedef Koç
Published 19 March 2014
Charlotte Christopherson
Tools

Conversation Strategies 101

Charlotte Christopherson
Published 16 October 2014
Jess Hytner
Techniques
Skills

More than just speaking - developing student speaking skills

Jess Hytner
Published 26 June 2015
Alastair Horne
Techniques
Skills

Five top tips for teaching vocabulary, grammar, and listening skills

Alastair Horne
Published 23 May 2014
Pauline Cullen
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Help with IELTS #2 - Speaking

Pauline Cullen
Published 8 September 2014
 
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Language

Overcoming the challenges of teaching low-level adult learners

Laura Sigsworth
Published 23 February 2016
Alastair Horne
Techniques
Assessment

Tuning into your learners: Assessment and Evaluation in the Lesson

Alastair Horne
Published 21 October 2014
 
Techniques
Professional Development

Lynn Durrant: Creating a stimulating classroom for very young learners

Lucija Dacic
Published 12 February 2015
Florence Kemsley
Techniques
Assessment

Pauline Cullen: How to improve your students’ IELTS score

Florence Kemsley
Published 29 January 2015
Alastair Horne
Techniques
Professional Development

The importance of teaching content to young learners

Alastair Horne
Published 2 July 2015
 
Techniques
Professional Development

Karen Saxby: Keeping young learners motivated in the classroom

Lucija Dacic
Published 26 March 2015
Sarah Mortimer
Techniques
Professional Development

Teaching Tips: A combination of theory and practice

Sarah Mortimer
Published 3 March 2016
Karen Elliott
Techniques
Language

Phonics fun and games for infants and primary - Karen Elliott

Karen Elliott
Published 28 May 2015
Alastair Horne
Techniques
Professional Development

English in Mind Tip Exchange: Competition winners!

Alastair Horne
Published 9 May 2014
 
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Language

What good teaching materials should do - Part 2: Grammar

Lucija Dacic
Published 21 August 2014
 
Techniques
Language

Anne Robinson: Fun, useful, meaningful lexis for young learners

Lucija Dacic
Published 19 February 2015
Ricardo Morales
Techniques
Professional Development

Make homework work for you

Ricardo Morales
Published 31 July 2014
 
Tools

Essential Digital Toolbox for Primary Teachers

Lucija Dacic
Published 1 October 2014
Charlotte Christopherson
Tools

Using Images to Stimulate Learner Engagement

Charlotte Christopherson
Published 20 November 2014
Liz Dale
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Language

Give CLIL time

Liz Dale
Published 18 March 2015
Alastair Horne
Techniques
Professional Development

Student support in online-only courses - Deirdre Cijffers and Gordon…

Alastair Horne
Published 20 May 2015
 
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Assessment

Key principles of learning-oriented assessment

Lucija Dacic
Published 4 September 2014
Jack Richards
Tools

Learning Beyond the Classroom

Jack Richards
Published 8 October 2015
 
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Language

Integrating phonics into the very young learners (VYL) classroom -…

Lucija Dacic
Published 14 May 2015
Alastair Horne
Techniques
Professional Development

Blended language learning and the flipped classroom

Alastair Horne
Published 8 June 2014
 
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Language

What good teaching materials should do

Lucija Dacic
Published 19 August 2014
 
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Skills

Teaching adult learners with Herbert Puchta

Lucija Dacic
Published 11 December 2014
Sarah Mortimer
Techniques
Language

Help teens build vocabulary and express themselves confidently

Sarah Mortimer
Published 18 February 2016
Penny Ur
Insights
Experiences

The future of professional development #2: Penny Ur on evidence and…

Penny Ur
Published 28 March 2017
Alastair Horne
Insights
Pedagogy

The Benefits of Blended Learning - Daniel Lowe

Alastair Horne
Published 5 June 2014
 
Techniques
Professional Development

Engaging Generation Z - James Styring

Lucija Dacic
Published 30 April 2015
Lauren Ward
Insights
Experiences

Ross Morrison McGill on the state of teacher development

Lauren Ward
Published 5 May 2017
Laura Patsko
Insights
Pedagogy

Laura Patsko's Pedagogy Pop-up #1: Everything you always wanted to…

Laura Patsko
Published 7 June 2017
Deirdre Cijffers
Techniques
Professional Development

Using data to inform your teaching

Deirdre Cijffers
Published 6 August 2014
Allen Davenport
Techniques
Assessment

Using authentic practice tests in the IELTS classroom #4: Speaking

Allen Davenport
Published 3 May 2017
Cindy James
Insights
Pedagogy

#tbt IATEFL 2016 #1: Improving children's writing skills through…

Cindy James
Published 2 March 2017
Herbert Puchta
Tools

Teaching Pre-School Children: The Importance of Stories

Herbert Puchta
Published 4 September 2015
Sarah Mortimer
Tools

How to teach very young learners...successfully

Sarah Mortimer
Published 10 December 2015
Herbert Puchta
Techniques
Professional Development

Helping Teens to Think Beyond Language: developing teenage learners

Herbert Puchta
Published 23 October 2015
 
Tools

Using tablets in the classroom: tips and techniques

Eleanor Richards
Published 18 December 2015
 
Tools

Discovering video: the role of visual stimulus in the secondary…

Lucija Dacic
Published 5 February 2015
Sarah Mortimer
Techniques
Skills

Teaching young learners to paraphrase

Sarah Mortimer
Published 12 February 2016
Alastair Horne
Insights
Pedagogy

Research Literacy for Language Teachers

Alastair Horne
Published 28 September 2015
 
Techniques
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THiNK Thursday #3: Get teens speaking through role play

Laura Sigsworth
Published 27 April 2017
Laura Patsko
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Pedagogy

Laura Patsko's Pedagogy Pop-up #3: 10 things an adult needs in order…

Laura Patsko
Published 9 June 2017
Deirdre Cijffers
Techniques
Professional Development

4 Principles of Engaging Online Task Design

Deirdre Cijffers
Published 25 September 2015
 
Tools

Digital Video: Exploitation and Creation

Lucija Dacic
Published 13 November 2014
 
Techniques
Professional Development

Theresa Clementson - Towards effortless fluency for your high level…

Lucija Dacic
Published 25 June 2015
 
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Experiences

Meet Claire & Laura, Cambridge's Language and Pedagogy Researchers

Lottie Payne
Published 5 June 2017
Gary Anderson
Techniques
Assessment

Preparing to take Cambridge English exams - Gary Anderson

Gary Anderson
Published 7 May 2015
 
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Linguistics

Second language acquisition and manageable learning - Craig Thaine

Lucija Dacic
Published 17 June 2015
Charlotte Christopherson
Insights
Pedagogy

Emotional Engagement for Adult Students

Charlotte Christopherson
Published 21 May 2014
 
Techniques
Language

Focusing on language in EAP

Lucija Dacic
Published 6 November 2014
 
Techniques
Professional Development

New Technologies, New Directions for Education

Lucija Dacic
Published 9 October 2014
Michael McCarthy
Insights
Linguistics

#tbt IATEFL 2016 #4: Chatting in the Academy - exploring spoken…

Michael McCarthy
Published 23 March 2017
 
Techniques
Language

Viewing global & cultural topics through your students' lens - Ben…

Lucija Dacic
Published 23 April 2015
 
Insights
Linguistics

An Introduction to the Cambridge English Corpus

Lucija Dacic
Published 18 December 2014
 
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Professional Development

Higher-level learners

Lucija Dacic
Published 28 August 2014
Alastair Horne
Tools

Digital tools in the young learner classroom

Alastair Horne
Published 2 October 2015
Sarah Mortimer
Techniques
Skills

Real World Written Genre and Writing Skills

Sarah Mortimer
Published 10 November 2015
Anne Robinson
Tools

Moving and Flying with your coursebook #1: picture-based activities

Anne Robinson
Published 9 October 2015
Gabrielle Palin
Insights
Experiences

Reactions to the State of Teacher Development

Gabrielle Palin
Published 17 May 2017
Jeanne McCarten
Tools

Making the most of Blended Learning

Jeanne McCarten
Published 12 November 2015
Sarah Mortimer
Techniques
Professional Development

Blended learning: Problems and Prospects at the Higher Level

Sarah Mortimer
Published 4 December 2015
Alastair Horne
Techniques
Professional Development

Written Corrective Feedback

Alastair Horne
Published 15 December 2015
Alastair Horne
Tools

Collaborative Activities in Advanced Adult ESL Classes

Alastair Horne
Published 4 November 2015
Alastair Horne
Techniques
Skills

Joined-up blended learning

Alastair Horne
Published 12 December 2014
 
Techniques
Assessment

Enabling Learners to Assess and Progress

James Marceda
Published 16 October 2015
Sarah Mortimer
Techniques
Professional Development

Maintaining Motivation: Engaging learners through the course

Sarah Mortimer
Published 25 January 2016
Jess Hytner
Techniques
Professional Development

Steps to successful communication: Enabling young learners to become…

Jess Hytner
Published 22 April 2016
 
Tools

Building on learners' world knowledge - webinar catch up

Sabina Ostrowska
Published 30 October 2015
Dr Randi Reppen
Techniques
Skills

How does grammar fit into advanced writing instruction?

Dr Randi Reppen
Published 27 April 2017
Jess Hytner
Tools

Using digital projects to raise teenagers' global awareness

Jess Hytner
Published 30 January 2017
Jess Hytner
Tools

Supporting and exploiting student-generated videos

Jess Hytner
Published 24 May 2016
Jack Richards
Insights
Experiences

The future of professional development #3: Professor Jack Richards on…

Jack Richards
Published 29 March 2017
Allen Davenport
Techniques
Assessment

Using authentic practice tests in IELTS classrooms #2: Writing

Allen Davenport
Published 19 May 2016
Laura Patsko
Insights
Pedagogy

Laura Patsko's Pedagogy Pop-up #2: What works in computer assisted…

Laura Patsko
Published 8 June 2017
Jess Hytner
Techniques
Professional Development

Putting Students in the Director's Chair

Jess Hytner
Published 19 November 2015
Sarah Mortimer
Tools

The Stress-Free Way to Prepare Students for Key for Schools

Sarah Mortimer
Published 26 November 2015
Lauren Ward
Techniques
Language

Say it again, Sam! Helping students with pronunciation – Chris…

Lauren Ward
Published 13 June 2014
Deirdre Cijffers
Tools

Using blogs and forums with higher-level learners

Deirdre Cijffers
Published 1 April 2014
Alastair Horne
Tools

Content, Camera, Action!

Alastair Horne
Published 5 November 2015
Nicky Hockly
Insights
Experiences

The future of professional development #1: Nicky Hockly on MOOCs

Nicky Hockly
Published 27 March 2017
Lauren Ward
Techniques
Professional Development

Feedback for Moving Forward

Lauren Ward
Published 15 June 2016
Anne Robinson
Techniques
Skills

Can you spot it?: Encouraging observation in your students

Anne Robinson
Published 17 March 2017
Alastair Horne
Tools

Plagiarism - why students do it and how you can help

Alastair Horne
Published 16 February 2016
Silvana Richardson
Insights
Experiences

The future of professional development #7: Silvana Richardson on…

Silvana Richardson
Published 2 April 2017
Sarah Mortimer
Techniques
Professional Development

What is blended learning, and how does it work in practice?

Sarah Mortimer
Published 26 February 2016
 
Tools

Guess What! – Behind the Scenes #6 - Three activities

Sophie Bowd and Helen Louise Brock
Published 29 January 2016
Herbert Puchta
Techniques
Professional Development

#tbt IATEFL 2016 #3: Fostering responsibility and response-ability in…

Herbert Puchta
Published 14 March 2017
Sarah Mortimer
Techniques
Professional Development

Integrating video in our secondary classrooms

Sarah Mortimer
Published 22 March 2016
Geraldine Mark
Tools

#tbt IATFEL 2016 #2: Using the English Grammar Profile to improve…

Geraldine Mark
Published 9 March 2017
Daniela Meyer
Insights
Pedagogy

Effective teaching, effective learning: how do we know what works?

Daniela Meyer
Published 24 April 2017
Jess Hytner
Insights
Pedagogy

Moving from print coursebooks to ebooks: learnings from classroom…

Jess Hytner
Published 12 July 2016
Karen Saxby
Techniques
Assessment

Storytelling and story-making for Cambridge English: Young Learners

Karen Saxby
Published 13 June 2017
Jess Hytner
Insights
Experiences

Cambridge meets Korean Billy!

Jess Hytner
Published 26 April 2017
Alastair Horne
Techniques
Professional Development

Keeping it simple: Make learning manageable at lower levels

Alastair Horne
Published 31 March 2016
Hayo Reinders
Tools

Guidelines for Incorporating Video Materials

Hayo Reinders
Published 21 April 2016
Scott Thornbury
Insights
Experiences

The future of professional development #4: Scott Thornbury on books

Scott Thornbury
Published 30 March 2017
Craig Thaine
Insights
Experiences

The future of professional development #5: Craig Thaine on listening…

Craig Thaine
Published 31 March 2017
Sarah Mortimer
Tools

Online video genres and student creation

Sarah Mortimer
Published 4 February 2016
Alastair Horne
Tools

Avalanche!

Alastair Horne
Published 14 April 2014
Hayo Reinders
Insights
Pedagogy

Innovation In Language Teaching #2: Motivation And 21st Century…

Hayo Reinders
Published 7 April 2016
Jess Hytner
Techniques
Professional Development

100 Teaching Tips #2: An Interview with Penny Ur

Jess Hytner
Published 2 March 2016
 
Insights
Experiences

The future of professional development #6: Phillip Kerr on teacher…

Philip Kerr
Published 1 April 2017
Alastair Horne
Tools

Learning oriented assessment and technology

Alastair Horne
Published 6 May 2016
Colin Sage
Tools

Super Grammar: Making practice perfect for young learners

Colin Sage
Published 9 December 2016
Herbert Puchta
Tools

Taking teenage students seriously

Herbert Puchta
Published 26 April 2016
Hayo Reinders
Insights
Pedagogy

Engaging Language Learners through Video

Hayo Reinders
Published 15 April 2016
Allen Davenport
Techniques
Assessment

Using authentic practice tests in IELTS classrooms #1: Reading

Allen Davenport
Published 10 April 2016
 
Tools

Grammar activities for listening, speaking, reading and writing…

Drew Newgent
Published 29 November 2016
 
Insights
Experiences

My life, My Interchange

James Marceda
Published 13 April 2016
Gabrielle Palin
Insights
Experiences

Bridget Kendall on the power of language - from St Petersburg to…

Gabrielle Palin
Published 3 January 2017
Lauren Ward
Insights
Experiences

Cambridge Research in Action: What's changing in ELT?

Lauren Ward
Published 14 April 2017
Jess Hytner
Insights
Linguistics

Using corpora to inform the teaching of academic vocabulary

Jess Hytner
Published 8 April 2016
 
Tools

College and Career Readiness Standards

James Marceda
Published 14 March 2016
Alastair Horne
Insights
Pedagogy

What’s the point of a class? Advanced learners and their needs

Alastair Horne
Published 3 May 2016
 
Tools

The globalised classroom: Helping teenage learners become global…

Eleanor Richards
Published 14 November 2016
Allen Davenport
Techniques
Assessment

Using authentic practice tests in the IELTS classroom #3: Listening

Allen Davenport
Published 7 December 2016
 
Insights
Pedagogy

Mobile technologies and personalisation

Luiz Rose
Published 12 April 2017
Lauren Ward
Techniques
Language

Model lessons for very young learners #2: help develop children's…

Lauren Ward
Published 10 May 2017
Gabrielle Palin
Tools

Model lessons for very young learners #3: Help to teach English with…

Gabrielle Palin
Published 10 May 2017
 
Techniques
Language

Manageable learning in practice: Clarifying new language

Eleanor Richards
Published 3 November 2016
Joe Tearle
Tools

Exploring global cultures with teenage learners

Joe Tearle
Published 25 October 2016
 
Insights
Experiences

Empowering Teachers for the Digital Future

Luiz Rose
Published 11 April 2017
Alcione Tavares
Insights
Experiences

What is Global Competence in ELT?

Alcione Tavares
Published 13 April 2017
Dennis Johnson
Tools

Collaborative Activities in Advanced Adult ESL Classes

Dennis Johnson
Published 19 October 2015
K. Lynn Savage
Techniques
Skills

Teaching and testing life skills reading

K. Lynn Savage
Published 22 October 2014
 
Techniques
Professional Development

Looking at reading and writing in Advanced Adult ESL classes

Sarah Lahiff
Published 11 March 2015

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