International Professional Learning Opportunities

Worldwide (Webinar/Online Conference) 

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October 28, 2020 NEW! MS Teams Tutorial for Teachers We’ve moved…online! Is online teaching with MS Teams a new arena for you? Or are you just curious as to what features MS Teams has to offer, and how that compares to other platforms? If so, join us to learn more about MS Teams.
October 26, 2020 NEW! Improving Writing Instruction Across the Curriculum 7-12 A webinar for teachers from across the curriculum that : Helps teachers gain more confidence in writing instruction; Gives teachers the tools to effectively teach and respond to student writing; Assists teachers to improve the writing outcomes of less able students and get more out of their top students; Builds confidence in teachers as writers and writing instructors from across the curriculum.
October 27, 2020 NEW! How Students Learn During this day you will hear about a research-based model of learning and how to apply the principles to achieve more effective learning outcomes for your learners. You will consider how learning strategies can be used to maximise impact so that learners develop the skill, the will and the thrill of learning and what strategies work best at the surface, deep and transfer phases of learning.
October 29, 2020 NEW! Engaging International and Culturally Diverse Students This webinar offers insights and observations about differences in expectations, methods and practices in teaching learners from diverse cultural and language backgrounds. It is most relevant to teachers and trainers who are conducting courses with increasing international enrolments and with diverse cohorts.

Online Courses

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October 26, 2020 NEW! Teach English Now! Second Language Reading, Writing, and Grammar In this course, you will learn ideas for teaching reading and writing courses, and how to include grammar instruction within them. Learn how to help students with differing types of reading problems and how to implement both intensive and extensive reading strategies.
November 2, 2020 NEW! English Pronunciation in a Global World In this course you will improve your English pronunciation skills and learn about speaking English in today’s globalised world. By the end of the course you will have improved your English pronunciation so you will feel confident in speaking English in different contexts.
November 2, 2020 NEW! Teaching English Online Join our course to find out about the skills, knowledge, digital tools and resources you need to design and deliver effective online English lessons. Gain insights from online teachers, trainers and learners and share ideas with other course participants. This course will help you better understand how to adapt your face-to-face teaching skills to an online environment.
November 2, 2020 NEW! Teaching EFL/ESL Reading: A Task Based Approach This course explores ways of teaching reading skills in English as Second and Foreign Language (ESL/EFL) using a task-based approach. You will be introduced to the concept of task and the key principles of task-based language teaching (TBLT) and learning. You will also examine the role of reading in real-life and in second and foreign language teaching and current thinking about the interface between TBLT and second language reading.

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