I recently recorded an interview with Ben Beaumont of Trinity Exams on the subject of teacher training in which I drew on ideas from my book A Practical Introduction to Teacher Training in ELT. It’s over 30 minutes long (!) but… Read More ›
A few weeks back I invited you to take part in a survey looking at self-observation in the classroom. Thanks to 121 people who responded. This video provides a short summary of what the results showed.
Martyn Clarke has worked in ELT classrooms as a teacher and trainer for over twenty years and in more than fifteen countries. He has taught English at all levels and in many contexts from one-to-one in financial institutions to rural… Read More ›
One of the chapters in my new book on teacher training focusses on observing lessons. This chapter draws on work I’ve done as a trainer and also my previous articles in journals such as English Teaching Professional. Here are ten links to those articles plus… Read More ›
If you found the recent series called ‘Eye on the classroom’ useful, then might also like to read my blog post with 10 more tips on the ETpedia site. You can also read another blog which outlines the idea behind… Read More ›
This is the fifth and final post in a series that originally appear in English Teaching Professional and is reposted here with the permission of Pavilion Publishing. The previous posts in this series about classroom observation have all been about why and… Read More ›
A longer version of this post originally appeared in English Teaching Professional, issue 60, January 2009. It is reprinted here with the permission of Pavilion Publishing. As observers, our tendency is to observe and then immediately try to put into… Read More ›