8TEEd – March 2019 eBulletin

eBulletin – March 2019

IATEFL LIVERPOOL 2019 BESIG & TTED SIG   JOINT PCE April 1, 2019:

Training (Business) English teachers to prepare learners for modern workplaces: Integration of soft skills

Our speakers in this particular event and their presentations are:

1-      Ben Knight, Director of ELT Research at Cambridge University Press

“Understanding what we really mean by soft skills in the context of teacher education”

2-      Gordon Lewis, from Laureate Network Universities

“Incorporating workplace readiness skills: Successes, challenges and opportunities”

3-       Ros Wright , Freelancer

“Incorporating workplace readiness skills: Successes, challenges and opportunities”

You still have time to register! J

Places are limited so make sure that you go to ​https://conference.iatefl.org/booking.html​ and sign up soon!

IATEFL LIVERPOOL 2019 SIG Showcase April 2, 2019

Here is the list of our SIG showcase participants:

Session no. Time Room
Audience size Presenters No.
Session type Title
1.1 10:40-11:25 Room 11a 95 Briony Beaven 315 Workshop Frameworks for teacher training sessions and workshops
1.2 11:55-12:25 Room 11a 95 Ben Beaumont 472 Talk Contextualised CPD: bringing equality to teaching and professional qualifications
1.3 12:40-1:10 Room 11a 95 Loreto Aliaga 441 Talk So what? Student-teachers’ reflections on their microteaching practice
1.5 2:10-2:40 Hall 1b 245 Kathleen Graves

Sue Garton

241 Talk Connecting teacher education and teaching materials
1.6 2:55-3:40 Hall 1b 245 Tessa Woodward 125 Workshop Been teaching and teacher training for a long time?
1.7 3:55-4:25 Room 11a 95 Alexsandro Silva 178 Talk Current challenges and strategies for devising professional development for teachers
1.8 4:55-5:25 Room 11a 95 Nina Raud

Olga Orehhova

715 Talk From EFL to CLIL Teacher in Estonia: Pain and Gain
1.9 5:40-6:10 Room 11a 95 TTEd Committee Members 915 IATEFL Teacher Training & Education Special Interest Group Open Forum

Webinar recording

Our recent webinar with Lindsay Clandfield was a really fascinating look at how to design online tasks, as well as how to maintain engagement in online training courses. TTEd SIG members can watch the recording here: http://iatefl.adobeconnect.com/pjpgds9sxsnu/

See you in Liverpool!

Please come visit us at the TTEd SIG stand at IATEFL in Liverpool. You will see us wearing our bright yellow TTEd T-shirts. Can’t miss it J

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