A report on an Introductory Workshop on Exploratory Action Research

Overview A four day workshop titled Introduction to Exploratory Action Research (EAR) was organised by the Department of ELT, Gauhati University from 18 to 21 September, 2017.  The workshop, led by Dr Richard Smith of Warwick University, UK, and Dr Amol Padwad of...

Don’t miss the first TDSIG online meet-up!

COMING SOON: THE INAUGURAL TDSIG ONLINE MEETUP It’s a happening time to be a TDSIG member – we’ve already introduced our new ebulletin and now we’d like to announce another exciting development for our members and the wider ELT world. Drum roll,...

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...

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...

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...

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...