Online resources

Where can I get free, high quality images to promote my school?

free online images

If you’re setting up your own online school, chances are you are going to need access to free online images, whether it’s for your website or to promote yourself on social media. Whilst it’s always nice to use your own images, it’s not always possible. Here are some useful sites where you can find high …

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Free organisational tools to help with online school management

online school management tools

Here’s a list of some of the most useful organisational tools to help you manage your online teaching: Lesson planning and content creation Evernote  This is a great free tool for organising your notes and lesson plans. You can access them wherever you are and you are able to share with students, teachers, colleagues etc.  …

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5 of the best professional development podcasts in ELT

ELT professional development podcasts

Are you a Director of Studies or ELT manager looking 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 …

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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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