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TDSIG at IATEFL 2017: The PCE

April 3 saw the Teacher Development and Learning Technologies SIGs team up for an IATEFL Pre-Conference Event – here are some photos, videos and tweets from the day

Our SIG Day speakers – Shireen Irziqat

And so here is our final SIG Day speaker profile – Shireen Irziqat from Palestine. She will be speaking as part of our forum on reflection and its role in teacher development in Palestine... The role of reflective practice in teacher development in Palestine What's...

Our SIG Day speakers – Munirah Hanafi

And here is another of our speakers for the final session of our TDSIG Day – a Forum on Reflection. Munirah Hanafi will be talking about student teachers' written reflections. Here is a quick preview of the session... Three key features which make student teachers’...

Our SIG Day speakers – Diana Peña Muñoz

We've got three more preview posts to come – for the final session of our TDSIG Day – for our Forum on Reflection. Here is the first of our three speakers for this session, Diana Peña... Strategies to promote the enhancement of trainee teachers’ reflective practice ...

Our SIG Day speakers – Angelos Bollas

Today at 3.15pm join us in Carron 1 for a talk from Angelos Bollas – part of our TDSIG Day, a day of talks and workshops we have picked out as particularly interesting for teacher development. Here's a quick preview about the talk from Angelos and he also answers a...

Our SIG Day speakers – Nick Bell

A short and snappy one to introduce another of our SIG Day speakers. We're jumping a session to hear from Nick Bell, who will be joining us in Glasgow from the Zurich University of Applied Sciences. Here's Nick! Nick Bell – "Am I good enough?" What's your IATEFL 2017...

Our SIG Day speakers – David Byrne and Mark Heffernan

Time to introduce our second set of speakers for our TDSIG Day – David Byrne and Mark Heffernan. They are the pair behind Textploitationtefl, having previously given talks at IATEFL on the use of texts and getting the most out of minimal resources, but this time...

Our SIG Day speakers – Jane Spiro

Our TDSIG Day at the IATEFL Annual Conference in Glasgow kicks off with Jane Spiro, who will be speaking on the topic of reading and how this can shape us as teachers, running right from childhood. In this first post about our SIG Day speakers, you'll find links to a...

IATEFL SIG Day Countdown 2017

It's getting closer – the IATEFL Annual Conference takes place next month with Pre Conference Events on Monday 3 April and the conference proper running from Tuesday 4 April to Friday 7 April. With hundreds of talks, workshops and other sessions to see, it can be...