Academic Management Podasts
Becoming a teacher trainer is super popular career goal for new teachers, but it can also seem pretty daunting. How can you move from teaching into training?We speak with three teacher trainers (Simon Galloway, Ray Davila and Dave Weller) about their careers; where they started, where they are now and how they got there.
Some TEFL experts think the virtual classroom is the classroom of the future, but it's already here.
"Training" and "Professional Development" might sound the same, but attending training doesn't guarantee development. Listen to find out why.
Becoming a new EFL teacher is almost as hard as learning a new language. We look at typical challenges that new teachers face, consider strategies that teachers and mentors can use to overcome these and help you decide if TEFL is right profession for you.
Are you a teacher? Do you want to be a manager? Special guest Andy Hockley (author of “From Teacher to Manager”) tells us the biggest challenges teachers face as they climb the TEFL career ladder and helps you look in your crystal ball and figure out what’s next in your career.
Are you a manager, trainer or teacher mentor? Have you ever told your teachers that they needed to give their lessons more spark? More energy? Lower their teacher talking time? Give their students better feedback? And then found nothing changed? We'll tell you why...
Times have changed. Non-native speakers out number native speakers 2:1. Listen to the implications for you and your students.