Understanding and Protecting Language Teacher Wellbeing

Event Date: 30th September 2022 Register Here Abstract: The world of education is increasingly concerned with issues surrounding the emotional wellbeing of students and teachers. However, there is still much that we do not know about how the specific challenges faced...

Using Mentimeter in Hybrid and Online Lessons

Event Date: 14th September 2022 Abstract: Active learning and student engagement have been two of the main concerns in higher education, especially in the last decade. The pandemic added an extra layer to practising active learning in online or hybrid settings. Asking...

Striving toward Thriving in Teacher Emotional Wellbeing

Event Date: 26th August 2022 Abstract: Language teaching is intrinsically emotional and can produce feelings of anger, frustration, disappointment, and anxiety; but it can also unleash feelings of happiness, pride, excitement, delight, and utter joy. In this webinar,...

EMI Research: A Chronological Overview

Event Date: 13th August 2022 Abstract: Prior to the 1990s, the majority of research within the domain of English-medium instruction (EMI) focused on the use of English for teaching and learning in educational systems in post-colonial contexts. There was limited...

Post-Pandemic English Language Teacher Development

Event Date: 16th July 2022 Abstract: This webinar focuses on how the shift to online teaching during the pandemic lockdown constituted an exemplary foundation for teachers to revisit their beliefs about teaching, integrate technology in their practices and embrace...

Language Learner Autonomy: What, Why and How

Event Date: 9th July 2022 Abstract: This presentation is divided into four parts. In the first, language learner autonomy is defined; in the second, why we should want to foster its development is explained; in the third, how we can foster its development is...

Exploiting Infographics for English & Information Literacy

Event Date: 18th June 2022 Abstract: Infographics have become an invaluable source of easy to read and access visual information for the internet. They have the ability to easily communicate quite dense and complex information without creating reader fatigue. In this...