Meet Sinead and David, Oxford TEFL Prague

TEFL course Prague

Otherwise known as ‘the Prague dream team’, Sinead and David have been working together since 2008. David has been the Course Director in Oxford TEFL Prague centre since it opened in 2003 and Sinead joined the team in the autumn of 2008, working in various different roles and currently as Course Tutor, Careers Advisor and […]

Workshop report: Andrea Downing’s workshops

Well, the Prague March workshop cycle began in style with Andrea Downing’s two fascinating workshops and the feedback from participants was extremely positive. The first “Getting There” looked at what options available for teachers, beyond teaching and whether it is possible to put together a career plan. The discussion started with six main areas: Academic […]

Workshop preview: Tweet, wiki…what? (Sinéad)

When I asked Sinéad to give me something to put on the blog about her workshop on Friday, she kindly filmed a wee video for us! Very appropriate, considering that the workshop is all about using technology. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6BIaYzVl01o&feature=youtu.be (There are loads of TEFL and teacher training videos on the Oxford TEFL YouTube channel. Check it […]

Getting There & Being There

Ahead of the Free Teacher Development Workshops for TEFL teachers, taking place in Barcelona and Prague during March (see the links at the bottom of this post for further details), I spoke to some of the presenters. First of all, I spoke to Andrea Downing, who is doing two back-to-back workshops in Prague on March […]

Free March teacher development workshops. Now in Prague!

Free teacher development workshops are like buses… you wait 6 months for one, and then two programmes appear one after the other! Hot on the heels of yesterday’s announcement of the Barcelona March sessions, I get word that, not to be outdone, Prague is running their own series of workshops throughout the month (on the […]

Prague Graduate comment (Czech Republic)

Prague – Luke Brazell – August 2009 The Golden City. The City of 100 Spires. Praha. Whatever you wish to call it, Prague is home. I arrived here in August of 2009. I did TEFL certificate at Oxford TEFL. It offered excellent training, good support and most importantly for me, the opportunity to conduct a local job search instead […]