Learning teaching: Becoming a better teacher every day (April 2013)

This was originally published on April 22, 2013 at https://higorcavalcante.wordpress.com/2013/04/22/learning-teaching-becoming-a-better-teacher-every-day/ In this comeback column, I’d like to discuss one of my favorite topics in ELT, which is that of Teacher Development (TD); or, as is often the case, the lack thereof. Jim Scrivener, in the book I borrowed this article’s title from, says that any teacher … Continue reading Learning teaching: Becoming a better teacher every day (April 2013)

IATEFL 2013 – Liverpool! (March 2013)

This was originally posted on March 31, 2013 at https://higorcavalcante.wordpress.com/2013/03/31/iatefl-2013-liverpool/ It’s time!  It’s time to panic about flying across the Atlantic and back. It’s time to pack for the coldest spring I’ve ever heard of in Europe. It’s time to see friends from all over, an incredibly vast array of cultures, languages, customs and traditions, … Continue reading IATEFL 2013 – Liverpool! (March 2013)

Life post-IATEFL (2012)

This was originally posted on April 1, 2012 at https://higorcavalcante.wordpress.com/2012/04/01/life-post-iatefl/ I got back from Europe – after yet another amazing IATEFL conference – last Wednesday, and tomorrow, Monday, a new teaching life begins… some 13 years down the road! It was really invigorating to hear so many new ideas, to see so many incredible people … Continue reading Life post-IATEFL (2012)