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Useful resources for Teaching English to Young Learners (TEYL)

Teaching English to Young Learners (TEYL) resources

Teaching English to young learners is very different to other types of teaching English and yet it is rarely covered in TEFL courses. Therefore, teachers who are required to teach young learners often lack the knowledge or resources to adapt their skills to this environment. This post highlights some of the key points to consider …

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A review of the best professional development podcasts in ELT

ELT professional development podcasts

Are you a Director of Studies or ELT managerlooking for ways to offer professional development to your teachers? Or an EFL teacher looking to find new ways to develop your skills? There are now many TEFL podcasts specifically for ELT teachers, which are a great way to get new ideas for the classroom whilst on …

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5 of the best free tools for teaching English online

online elt teaching tools

These online class tools are excellent for changing the pace of the class, adding variety and engaging students to maximise their online learning.  Padlet  This simple note taking tool has so many uses within the ELT classroom. Here are some suggestions: Create a class information padlet so students know where to find all relevant information …

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Free lesson plans and resources for teaching English online

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Here is a list of excellent free ELT lesson plans and resources to help you start teaching English online: Lesson plans One Stop English An excellent site with easy navigation to quickly find suitable ready-made lesson plans and resources. There are many free resources and a paid option to access further resources including news lessons …

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