Want to become an English teacher? Start here.

Remember that time when you were stuck in a job you disliked and wished you were working with people/ working abroad/ doing what you really loved? Or perhaps the time you were considering how best to apply your people skills or passion for languages to your job? These questions, sooner or later, may have led […]

Meet our expert team of Trinity DipTESOL tutors

Online Trinity DipTESOL course

We are excited to introduce to you our expert team of tutors on our upcoming blended/ online Trinity DipTESOL course. Our tutor team have a wealth of experience to guide you through the course, help guarantee you reach your maximum learning potential and pass the Trinity DipTESOL course successfully. They have accumulated many years of experience working […]

Which is better: Cambridge CELTA or Trinity CertTESOL course?

If you have ever considered becoming a qualified English as a foreign language teacher you will have likely seen various TEFL, TESOL, Cambridge Celta or Trinity CertTESOL courses on offer and perhaps become confused by which course is the best option for you. If you delve deeper into your research, you will discover that around […]

Innovate ELT 2020 raising money for Plan International

Innovate ELT promises to be its usual… well, innovative self this year, with a fresh, timely and topical theme of sustainability in all its forms, experiments in Zoom interactivity to recreate the friendliness and intimacy of the conference when it’s at Oxford House, Barcelona, and a diversity of session topics not often seen at conferences […]

Top 10 Reasons to Attend an ELT Conference

Fran Austin

As the 5th annual InnovateELT conference approaches (just one month to go!), we are in the final stages of preparing for what appears to be one of our biggest events yet. This leads me to thinking more about why people choose to attend conferences, and what they expect to get out of them.

Why bother with the time and expense of attending a conference when there are so many other ways nowadays to learn something new? Here are my top ten reasons to attend an ELT conference.

How to become a TEFL teacher in Barcelona

Most of us already know that Barcelona is a Mecca for TEFL teachers. But does teaching English as a foreign language here really pay-off? For those thinking about taking the leap, Fran Austin presents a step-by-step guide to becoming a TEFL teacher in Barcelona.