Learning is the journey that lasts a lifetime. Along the way, you’ll be transformed. You’ll overcome challenges and open up endless opportunities. You’ll develop the skills you need to build a richer, more fulfilling career. At Pearson it’s our privilege to help you explore your own personal journey of discovery, and develop a love of learning that enriches every stage of your life. Pearson Webinars for English Teachers have been created to support you in your learning journey.
Please join us in October for two weeks of professional development webinars presented by our teacher trainers: Brian Engquist, Elena Merino andMichael Brand, who will share with you new ideas, activities, tips, tools and tasks to spice up your lessons! You will also be able to ask questions and share your thoughts with other teachers. Whether you teach primary, secondary or adults there is something for everyone!
These free 1-hour webinars will take place between October 18-21 and October 25-28. As we know how busy teachers are, you can choose the time of the day that suits you best: 10:00, 17:30, or 19:00.
Have a look at the sessions below and register for the ones you like. You will receive a confirmation e-mail and a reminder nearer the time.
Harnessing the power of video in ELT
|Tuesday, October 18, 2016||17.30 pm||1 hour||Sign In|
|Wednesday, October 19, 2016||19.00 pm||1 hour||Sign In|
|Friday, October 21, 2016||10.00 am||1 hour||Sign In|
B2 exam classes: finding the balance
Brian Engquist is Teacher Training Department Manager for Pearson in Spain and Portugal. He has spent over 20 years as an English teacher and teacher trainer and has significant experience with all age groups and in a variety of contexts. He often speaks about Blended Learning, advances in technology applied to education, assessment, and the evolving roles of teachers and students in this landscape. In his free time he enjoys travelling, cooking and road biking in the mountains to the north of his adopted home in Madrid.
|Tuesday, October 25, 2016||17.30 pm||1 hour||Sign In|
|Wednesday, October 26, 2016||19.00 pm||1 hour||Sign In|
|Friday, October 28, 2016||10.00 am||1 hour||Sign In|
Let’s work together: co-operative learning in the primary classroom
Elena Merino is a Teacher Trainer for Pearson and teacher at the Universitat Oberta de Catalunya. She spent four years in Ireland and in the USA, where she fell in love with the English language. PhD in Communication and Multilingual Education, she loves learning new things and collaborating with people from different contexts and cultures. In class, she’s concerned about meaningful real-world tasks that get students to use the language in context.