Posts and tips about teaching business and professional English

Trinity College London Diploma in TESOL

  If you would like to enhance your knowledge of teaching by taking a diploma level teacher qualification, we would be pleased to welcome you to our training team. The Trinity College Diploma in TESOL is a 9-month online training programme followed … Read More»

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Teach English & host students in your home – earn up to £795 per week

Teachers required to teach English and host adult and young learner international students all over the UK. We also require teachers that can teach school subject courses (maths, science, GCSEs & A Levels) as well as teachers that have specialised … Read More»

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Helping us, helping you – Webinar #4

13/5/2015 Thank you to everyone who participated on our fourth webinar yesterday. Thank you for your contribution, open communication and for your commitment to high-quality educational experiences for international students. Helping me, helping you The theme was how we, Bucksmore … Read More»

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OUP 1-1 tips: a 3-part series

Do you teach adults? Do you teach one to one? Oxford University Press are presenting a 3-part series from this week (3/3/2015) specifically on the adult one-to-one teaching context. The first article relates to Business English. Click on the link … Read More»

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British Council’s 2015 CPD series

Dear Teachers! The British Council Seminars Team have announced their new series of CPD events! Click on the link below to find out more. http://englishagenda.britishcouncil.org/seminars 2014 was a very successful year for the Seminar Series. Last year they had an … Read More»

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Distance DELTA with IH & BC

  International House and the British Council have teamed up to develop a Distance DELTA course. This is a potentially exciting CPD opportunity for teachers. The programme is co-owned by IH London and the British Council, and it leads to full … Read More»

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How to do a needs analysis with a 1-1 student

Why do a needs analysis? In the niche market of one to one tuition, students have the wonderful opportunity to pursue what matters to them personally while teachers have the stimulating challenge of flexibly tailoring each course to a subtly … Read More»

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Preparing for a business English course

Busy business professionals are likely to expect their course to get going quickly and for their teacher to have clear goals and objectives. Their expectations can come from other training they have received and a need to use their time … Read More»

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Success in business English webinar

Cambridge English Teacher are hosting an interesting free webinar; ‘Success in Business English’.  This would be a great thing for all of our business English teachers to attend. The Webinar is being given by James Schofield who has taught Business English in … Read More»

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Essential books and ones to consider

Every teacher’s TEFL/ELT library will be a little different but having a range of resources will help give you the insight and flexibility to put together successful courses.   Essential and Additional Books (alternatives are, of course, fine) Most should … Read More»

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