Improvisation – Where teachers fear to tread

We here at the TDSIG are slowly recovering from a wild and wonderful week in Harrogate at the annual IATEFL conference. So many great sessions, so much food for thought and our own development. For those of you unlucky enough to miss Mojce Belak’s excellent...

Find the actor in you: An interview with Peter Dyer

The following interview took place on 20 March 2012, in the lobby of the Crowne Plaza Hotel, Glasgow. Barbara: Yesterday you were the facilitator for our Teacher Development SIG Day at the Glasgow IATEFL conference, which was very successful. Can you tell us something...

The Unplugged Conference – A report from Barcelona.

A report of the Unplugged Conference of the 21st May by Catalina Dumitrescu. Catalina is a teacher trainer at Oxford TEFL  Barcelona ‘It’s so easy not to practise what you preach. It´s better to sit down and talk. We all have so much to say. Not a good idea to be...

The Unplugged Conference

REGISTER NOW! We are happy to announce The Unplugged Conference, a one-day event on Sat 21 May 2011 at OxfordTEFL, Barcelona, Spain, organised along Open Space Technology lines so as to maximise participation, and with the aim of exploring and debating issues involved...

Harrogate 2010: TDSIG Programme

44th annual international IATEFL conference and exhibition, Harrogate, UK, 7th – 11th April 2010 [Download not found] Session Title Presenter Room Name Duration Session Type Session Number Teacher as bus or taxi driver? Incorporating needs analysis Elizabeth...