Archive for July 2010

Monday 19 July 2010

Culture in our Classrooms

by Helen Beesley

Part of the Delta Teacher Development Series. Culture in our Classrooms acknowledges the role of culture in the English Language Teaching classroom and provides lesson content which is relevant, useful and engaging for students.

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Thursday 15 July 2010

EL Gazette’s Book of the month

by Helen Beesley

Culture in our Classrooms is EL Gazette’s Book of the month for July 2010. Pete Sharma says “This book is innovative and practical, building on previous material in the field of intercultural studies. Inspiring.” Click here to read the review in full and learn more about Culture in our Classrooms.

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Thursday 8 July 2010

Debbie Barton

by Helen Beesley

Debbie Barton is an inspector, teacher trainer and writer for a leading business English provider, and a Cambridge BEC examiner, with experience in business and general courses and in the secondary sector.

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Thursday 8 July 2010

Jennifer Burkart

by Helen Beesley

After getting an MA in TESOL and German in 1998, I moved to Germany to be with my husband Jörg.  My first job was one that I never imagined having — teaching Business English at companies.  Despite experience teaching ESL, I found the job quite challenging and was really grateful for the support that I […]

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Thursday 8 July 2010

Caireen Sever

by Helen Beesley

After studying English at university, I worked for five years in customer service for a small company, where I learned a lot about all sides of business. However, I wanted to see more of the world and to develop my interest in languages, so did the Trinity TESOL certificate and went to work for IH […]

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