Whiteboards: The Force Awakens. Boardwork Tips for Teachers.
Last weekend I had the opportunity to present at the third annual InnovateELT conference in Barcelona. The brainchild of the lovely people at ELTJam and... Read More
Taking the Task-Based Approach to the Extreme
Have you recently given your students a real-life task? A genuine out-of-classroom task that they were supposed to complete in order to make their lives... Read More
Embracing the L1: Getting your teens to speak more English in class – Part 1
We are often told during our initial teacher training courses that students are in class to learn English, therefore only English should be used in... Read More
ITNedu at InnovateELT 2017
ITNedu and Digital Learning Associates are a team of TV producers and learning resource specialists working on the next generation of ELT learning. We are... Read More
Pushing the Digital Boundaries
There’s no denying the transformational impact technology is having on our personal and working lives. If reports and media stories are to be believed, it’s... Read More
Why we Need LXD for the Classroom
Learner Experience Design (LXD) is something that we have discussed a lot at ELTjam over the last few years, mostly with a focus on digital... Read More
The Coaching Twist
For teachers and their students, online resources for learning languages made available in the last few years should be the answer to our prayers. Learners... Read More
Who really shaped ELT?
Who shaped ELT? If you’ve got a TEFL certificate of any kind you might suggest some names from the core books on your course. If... Read More