Are you a teacher in Barcelona? Oxford TEFL is running free teacher development workshops in our language school in the centre of the city. Whether you are a new teacher or a more experienced teacher, there is something for everyone!
FRIDAY 19TH FEBRUARY
11.00 Making your classes more challenging: letting students do the work –- Barney Griffiths, Oxford TEFL Teacher Trainer
Ever had the impression that you’re the one doing most of the work or some students could be trying a bit harder in class? This workshop presents some ideas as to why this might be so and provides all you hard-working, conscientious teachers with a simple solution to lighten the load.
12.10 Listen! Skills through Improvisation – Jessica Breitenfeld, Teacher, Laughter Yoga Leader and Improv Drama Teacher
This workshop is designed to offer you some practical ideas to increase confidence and fluency in your learners through listening activities and helping students become better communicators.
FRIDAY 26TH FEBRUARY
11.00 Staying sane as a teacher! – Mike Brassey, Oxford House teacher and Mindfullness Expert
Learn the importance of keeping your mind in the present and how to apply meditation/mindfulness techniques both in and outside the classroom.
12.10 Leadership for teachers – Duncan Foord, Oxford TEFL Director and Teacher Trainer
Come and find out how developing your leadership skills can help you boss your boss and influence and inspire your colleagues and students.
FRIDAY 4th March
11.00 Starting Out in Business English – Ollie Wood, Oxford TEFL Teacher Trainer
A TESOL certificate is an excellent first step into the world of ELT, but it is not a training course for Business English trainers. With that in mind, here are 10 things you should learn when starting work in Business English.
12.10 NESTS Vs NNEST Controversy – Andrew Dodd, Teacher Trainer and Communication Coach
This workshop offers an introduction to the Native English Speaking Teacher (NEST) versus Non-Native English Speaking Teacher (Non-NEST) controversy via discussion and participation from workshop attendees.
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