Be a leader before a teacher – 5 practical tips

Gabor Lucski completed his Leadership in ELT online course at Oxford TEFL in May 2015. Read on to hear his views on leadership as a teacher and his top 5 tips via this guest blog post. As teachers, we often talk about classroom management. But when was the last time you had a discussion on […]

Why positive feedback is important!

Imagine being managed by someone who constantly offers constructive positive feedback and praise, someone who appreciates your hard work and takes time to make you aware of that. Would you feel motivated to carry on to the best of your abilities? Would you feel motivated to develop? Now imagine that manager leaving and being replaced […]

All for one, one for all — getting the best out of your team

This article is a guest post by Matthew Spragg, a Senior Teacher at Kaplan International, Manchester, UK. He completed the Oxford TEFL Leadership for ELT course in May 2013. Taking those first steps in to academic management? Already been there a while but feel that your academic team isn’t as effective as you’d like it to be? There […]