Conferences…why bother?

I’ll tell you why, if you are someone who is wondering if ELT conferences are worth it.  Worth the money (and very often it is teachers who self fund to attend).  Worth the time (you may have to use annual leave to attend, or give up a weekend). I’ve had teachers say to me ‘I…

Teachers’ voices

Support groups for EFL teachers in Ireland.   Here are some from LinkedIn – an old one,  Ireland ELT Teachers’ Support Group, and a new one, TEFL teachers in Ireland.    There is the ELT management Ireland support group too, which helps in bringing leadership ideas together and offering a helping hand to those who don’t get…