Free e-book from

The wonderful Lindsay Clandfield and Luke Meddings are giving away their e-book “52 – a year of subversive activity for the ELT classroom” this weekend. Go here to get it: 52 free this weekend! HERE IS THE BLURB FOR THE BOOK: This is an activity book for language teachers unlike any you have ever seen. […]

Scott Thornbury – IATEFL Online Webinar – Nov 30th

Scott Thornbury is doing a free online Webinar for IATEFL this Saturday, November 30th, 3pm GMT. The session is called “Interlanguage Fossilization, no way out?” You can read more about it here: Also, see Scott’s new fossilization blog here: The (de-) fossilization diaries And you can go straight to the webinar here:

Electronic Village Online – Free Courses!

It’s about that time of year when you focus on CPD goals for 2014. There’s no better way to focus than to join EVO – Electronic Village Online – in January and February for a FREE course run by dedicted volunteers. Here’s the blurb: “For five weeks in January-February, participants can engage with volunteer ESOL […]

British Council Webinars – Special Educational Needs

The British Council has a series of seminars running for those who teach learners with special needs. Sessions cover teaching visually impaired learners, learners with speech difficulties, and more general sessions on dealing with learners with other learning difficulties. The sessions run from Monday December 2nd to Friday the 6th. Each session runs twice during […]

Free stuff from BESIG Prague

I’m in Prague at IATEFL BESIG – have not see the castle, but have been to a ton of sessions. I’ll be posting some of the best bits here for those who could not make it. Session – Brain Power – Rita Baker Rita’s session focused on how the brain influences teaching. Although it was […]

The Macmillan Online Conference Nov 11th – 15th

Macmillan is holding its annual online conference next week with a bunch of TEFL sessions for free throughout the week. I attended a few of the sessions last year and it was really interesting. Unfortunately, as most of the sessions are during the day, you may have to miss some if you’re at work. Each day is split into […]