What’s new this year?
The 8th international ELT Forum to be held on 8th – 9th June 2018 in Bratislava, Slovakia. The theme for the 2018 is Motivation in teaching and learning and we are delighted to inform you that the event has drawn some of the finest international speakers, including some of the leading global specialists on methodologies, such as Andy Hockley, Carol Read, Mike Carrier and Enyedi Ági.
Great news is Leadership and Management SIG conference that takes place 8th – 9th June 2018 in Bratislava along the ELTFORUM 2018 in the same venue.
I ran courses on ELT methodology, classroom observation, group dynamics or teaching English to dyslexic students. My professional interest includes supporting beginning teachers, mentor training and, more recently, educational leadership and professional burnout. I have extensive experience in designing and running workshops, seminars, and summer courses for teachers both in my home country and internationally.
Workshop - The questions of professional development
Plenary - Language teaching 3.0
Andy Hockley is a trainer, curriculum developer, consultant, writer, and the coordinator of IATEFL’s Leadership and Management Special Interest Group (LAMSIG), as well as being the global lead trainer on the International Diploma in Language Teaching Management (IDLTM). He is the co-author of “From Teacher to Manager: Managing language teaching organisations” (CUP, 2008) and “Managing in the Digital Age” (The Round, 2014), and author of “Educational Management” (Polirom 2007). He has been involved in ELT for 30 years, as a teacher, teacher trainer, manager, and management trainer. He lives in deepest Transylvania.
Plenary - The Motivation to Change
Workshop - What motivates teachers? How to reinspire, reenergise and reinvigorate your staffroom.
Carol’s main specialisation is in early years and primary language teaching. Her publications include award-winning titles such as Bugs, 500 Activities in the Primary Classroom, and most recently a six-level primary course with integrated digital resources, Tiger Time. Carol is a former President of IATEFL. You can find out more about Carol by visiting www.carolread.com
Workshop - Creativity and communication through story and drama
Plenary - Reflections on how to be a highly effective teacher
He was a professional actor in Australia (Peter Tabor) and worked in theatre, film and television including radio. He ran workshops for actors and specialised in theatre of the grotesque and mask making and performance. He has worked as a teacher trainer for Pilgrims for 24 years running two week workshops in Drama and improvisation for the language teacher. He also runs workshops for Primary teachers and is introducing a workshop on body language, gesture and status for teachers this summer at Pilgrims.