Online BESIG Conference June 18th

A whole day of free sessions from the IATEFL Business English Special Interest Group (BESIG). The programme includes pecha kuchas, webinars, and a question time panel discussion on the topic of business English in the era of global English (I’m on the panel). Here’s all the info for the day and it includes the link […]

Online Corpus Symposium Recordings

Here are the recordings from the Virtual Round Table Web Conference. Each video is around 20 mins – so nice short bursts of PD. Online Corpus Symposium summary: Sharon – SKeLL as a Key to Unlock Exam Preparation Jennie – Making trouble-free tasks with corpora Mura – Darling (BYU) Wiki

8th Virtual Round Table Web Conference 6-8 May 2016

The Virtual Round Table is an annual free web conference for language educators on language learning technologies. It’s a 3-day program with symposiums, presentations, workshops, networking events and app swap sessions. Click here to see more info and to sign up! See you there! Here is the program of events: Friday, 6 May (European […]

Conference Tips for New Presenters

Before every conference presentation, this is my (some would say slightly neurotic) list of must haves / to dos: 1. enough handouts for participants plus 5 more (if people miss your session but ask about it, you can give them a handout) 2. business cards – at least 30 for some weird reason 3. your […]