How to Become an ELT Materials Writer

How to Become an ELT Materials Writer

We asked Kirsten Holt from Teacher Professional Development at Macmillan Education to share some thoughts on how to become an ELT materials writer. In the Journal itself you’ll find more from Kristen, and others involved in writing and publishing. For now, here’s some excellent advice about getting…

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Postcards From IH: Motivating Teenagers to Write

Postcards From IH: Motivating Teenagers to Write

This month’s blog post comes from Glenn Standish, DOS at IH Toruń. Thank you Glenn! ———————————————————————————————————————— It’s mid-term in a long, tiring but productive academic year. You’ve just finished writing the endless stream of reports, the parents meetings are planned and you as a teacher…

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Flipping the Lesson in ELT

Flipping the Lesson in ELT

This month’s blog post is by Anthony Ash – many thanks for his contribution. ———————————————————————————————————————— Flipped Learning is a lesson framework whose goal, as its name suggests, is to flip or invert the traditional lesson procedure. It has been growing in popularity over the last decade…

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Puppets in ELT – The Ace up Your Sleeve

Puppets in ELT – The Ace up Your Sleeve

What do oven gloves, life-size cardboard advertisements, aliens and puppets have in common? This month, Alex Zagorac of BKC-IH Moscow looks at how using what was at hand in the classroom changed the way his young learners and adults alike interacted and engaged with an activity.

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Job Awareness - Apply Responsibly (part one)

Job Awareness - Apply Responsibly (part one)

Thank you to Yvonne Dagan for this month’s IH Journal blog post on job hunting in the TEFL market, a topic which will be continued in the upcoming summer edition of the IH Journal… ———————————————————————————————————————— People often ask me where I am going to work next and are enchanted when I say…

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The Social Learning Network

The Social Learning Network

Thanks to Anthony Ash for this month’s blog contribution: ———————————————————————————————————————— We’ve all heard of Facebook and its nickname “the social network.” It’s an understatement to say that Facebook has become a ubiquitous force to be reckoned with not only in the online world but also…

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#MyTEFLStory from Diana England

#MyTEFLStory from Diana England

This month’s blog post picks up on the #MyTEFLStory campaign earlier this year where we encouraged TEFL professionals to share their career stories with us. Here Diana England, DOS at IH Torres Vedras, shares her TEFL story which has taken her around the globe. Keep an eye out for the 40th…

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