10 Guiding Principles of TEFL

10 Guiding Principles of TEFL

The 10 Guiding Principles of TEFL An Accidental Manifesto By Dylan Gates Introduction This was a post I wrote over 5 years’ ago. I’m not sure I still agree with a couple of the points but any comments are welcome. Somebody asked me if I had a philosophy...
Supportive Observations in ELT

Supportive Observations in ELT

Observations in ELT should be supportive not evaluative, but how often is this the case? When I started training teachers on TEFL courses, our Course Director told us that he wanted all members of the training team to observe each other. One of the trainers, an...