Teaching in the Face of the Climate CrisisCourse
This course helps all teachers of English learn why sustainability needs to be embedded in the classroom, how to design activities that embed sustainability, and effectively embed global issues into their language teaching.
ELT lesson models – an introductionCourse
This course introduces three different lesson models: Presentation, Practice, Production (PPP); Test, Teach, Test (TTT); and Task-based Learning (TBL) and then carefully examines each of the models.
In this course we will look at some of the background information about learner preferences and read what the experts have to say. Teachers will become familiar with both facts and myths surrounding learner preferences.
Getting started with assessmentCourse
In this introductory course on assessment, you will learn the differences between formative and summative assessments, what can be assessed, how assessments can be marked, 5 key types of assessment, and how to work with pre-written tests.
Tasks, criteria and learning from assessmentCourse
In this course, you will learn about common tasks that are used to test each of the four skill areas, namely reading, writing, listening, and speaking.
Feedback in assessmentCourse
In the first two courses we looked at different types of assessment and how they are used, then looked at test design: the tasks, criteria and learning from assessments. This third course in the series on assessment focuses on feedback.