Delta Development Blog

A blog for ELT teachers around the globe, led by leading experts in the field. Join them in discussing issues of interest to you including:

  • new trends and theories in language teaching
  • materials development
  • practical teaching tips and activities
  • ideas and suggestions for professional development

Thursday 9 June 2016

Hugh Dellar outlines the basic principles behind TEACHING LEXICALLY

by Helen Beesley No comments

Watch the first of two videos introducing the forthcoming Teaching Lexically from the multi-award-winning Delta Teacher Development Series. Co-author Hugh Dellar lays out the principles that underpin the book and discusses the aim of the material.

Thursday 9 June 2016

Andrew Walkley outlines the structure of TEACHING LEXICALLY

by Helen Beesley No comments

Watch the second of two videos introducing the forthcoming Teaching Lexically from the multi-award-winning Delta Teacher Development Series. Co-author Andrew Walkley explains the way the book is structured and what readers can expect to find in each separate section.

Saturday 9 April 2016

Fiona Mee’s Webinar – Managing Change

by Helen Beesley No comments

Watch this webinar with Fiona Mee from 6th April 2016 in which she explores how we can use coaching to support people through change. No change model or programme can prepare people for feelings that they never expected to have or for situations that they never expected to face. Change is a moving dynamic. However, […]

Thursday 24 March 2016

Richard Nicholas’ Webinar – Knowing your customers and clients

by Helen Beesley 1 comment

Watch this webinar from 23rd March 2016 in which Richard Nicholas, co-author of Heads Up: Spoken English for business, looks at issues of identity and identification as well the language that goes with it. In the global business world, clients and customers come in all shapes and sizes and being able to explain in English who […]

Thursday 10 March 2016

Steve Flinders’ Webinar – Leading People Internationally

by Helen Beesley No comments

Watch this webinar from 9th March 2016 in which Steve Flinders presents the York Associates model for Developing People Internationally – ‘the virtuous circle’ – which can be used for the development of any team and which also serves as the organising principle for ‘Leading People’, Steve’s title in the International Management English series published […]

Tuesday 1 March 2016

World Book Day Competition!

by Helen Beesley No comments

To celebrate World Book Day we are offering you the opportunity to be one of 3 winners of copies of the groundbreaking Teaching children how to learn by Gail Ellis & Nayr Ibrahim and Storytelling With Our Students by David Heathfield. To enter this competition simply like our World Book Day Facebook post here! In March […]

Read more »

Thursday 25 February 2016

Julie Pratten’s Webinar – Engaging Busy People!

by Helen Beesley 2 comments

Watch this webinar with Julie Pratten, author of Absolute Banking English and Absolute Financial English, from Wednesday 24th February in which she shares ideas on how to engage business English students in a variety of activities; projects, and presentations, quizzes and challenges. Here, Julie also gives some notes as a follow up to the webinar: […]

Delta Development Blog

This blog will be updated at least once a week, so add it to your bookmarks. You can also subscribe to the feed to be notified when it's updated.

Meet the Bloggers

Digital Play  Cover

Digital Play

DIGITAL PLAY - 2012 ELTONS WINNER IN INNOVATION IN TEACHER RESOURCES! Digital Play is a pioneering book on the use of computer games in language teaching. Authors Kyle and Graham are experts in teaching with technology and training teachers in innovative classroom practice.

Teaching Online  Cover

Teaching Online

Teaching Online is essential reading for any teacher interested in online teaching and course delivery. It deals comprehensively with both the tools and the techniques necessary for online language instruction.

Teaching Unplugged Cover

Teaching Unplugged

Teaching Unplugged was awarded the British Council 2010 ELTons UK Award for Innovation. Teaching Unplugged is the first book to deal comprehensively with the approach in English Language Teaching known as Dogme ELT.

The Developing Teacher  Cover

The Developing Teacher

The Developing Teacher has been awarded the 2009 Duke of Edinburgh/ESU Award for Best Entry for Teachers. The Developing Teacher suggests that teachers themselves are the most powerful agents of change and development in their own professional career.

Being Creative Cover

Being Creative

Part of the Delta Teacher Development Series. Being Creative takes you on a journey that reveals how all teachers have the potential to become creative. Whether you are experienced or new to the classroom, Being Creative allows your teaching to take flight.

Culture in our Classrooms Cover

Culture in our Classrooms

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.

The Company Words Keep  Cover

The Company Words Keep

Part of the multi-award-winning Delta Teacher Development Series. The Company Words Keep is a practical and thought-provoking guide for language teachers, showing how the latest insights into “language chunks” can lead to learners acquiring natural and fluent English.

The Business English Teacher Cover

The Business English Teacher

From the multi-award-winning DELTA TEACHER DEVELOPMENT SERIES. The Business English Teacher is a book not only for teachers who are thinking of making a career move into the field of business English teaching but also for those who would like to increase their skills and develop their potential.

The Book of Pronunciation   Cover

The Book of Pronunciation

Part of the multi-award-winning Delta Teacher Development Series. The Book of Pronunciation is a definitive account of the key role pronunciation plays in teaching and learning, providing a highly authoritative but hugely accessible overview of the essential elements of English pronunciation as well as a wide range of classroom practice.

Previous

Next

Archives by date

  • July 2016
  • June 2016
  • May 2016
  • April 2016
  • March 2016
  • February 2016
  • January 2016
  • December 2015
  • November 2015
  • October 2015
  • September 2015
  • July 2015
  • June 2015
  • May 2015
  • April 2015
  • March 2015
  • February 2015
  • January 2015
  • December 2014
  • November 2014
  • October 2014
  • September 2014
  • August 2014
  • July 2014
  • June 2014
  • May 2014
  • April 2014
  • March 2014
  • February 2014
  • January 2014
  • December 2013
  • November 2013
  • October 2013
  • September 2013
  • August 2013
  • July 2013
  • June 2013
  • May 2013
  • April 2013
  • March 2013
  • February 2013
  • January 2013
  • December 2012
  • November 2012
  • October 2012
  • September 2012
  • August 2012
  • July 2012
  • June 2012
  • May 2012
  • April 2012
  • March 2012
  • February 2012
  • January 2012
  • December 2011
  • November 2011
  • October 2011
  • September 2011
  • August 2011
  • July 2011
  • June 2011
  • May 2011
  • April 2011
  • March 2011
  • February 2011
  • January 2011
  • December 2010
  • November 2010
  • October 2010
  • September 2010
  • August 2010
  • July 2010
  • June 2010
  • May 2010
  • April 2010
  • March 2010
  • February 2010
  • December 2009
  • November 2009
  • October 2009
  • September 2009
  • August 2009
  • July 2009
  • June 2009
  • May 2009
  • April 2009
  • March 2009