Scott Thornbury at iELT18: ‘No pain, no gain’ & ‘All work and no play’

Scott Thornbury at iELT18: ‘No pain, no gain’ & ‘All work and no play’

Here’s a look back at the two talks Scott Thornbury gave at InnovateELT in May 2018 about fun in the ELT classroom. We hope they’ll get you thinking about how affective factors impact on learning; give you a sense of how to combine both the serious and the pleasurable and leave you with a more finely-tuned capacity to assess the claims of certain content merchandisers. All the slides are embedded throughout the videos so you won’t miss a thing.

read more
InnovateELT 2019

InnovateELT 2019

This year’s InnovateELT promises more participation, deeper reflection and progressive content. Find out what’s in store for the ELT industry in the next five years and don’t miss your last chance to grab the last few early bird tickets – book now for 50% off.

read more
Talking about dyslexia: making ELT more inclusive

Talking about dyslexia: making ELT more inclusive

Dyslexia affects up to ten per cent of people in the UK and it is one of the most well known and researched learning difficulties. Yet, many teachers, publishers and digital product teams still feel ill-equipped to cater for dyslexic students. A 2016 survey of...

read more
5 tips for choosing & using video in ELT by ITN Productions

5 tips for choosing & using video in ELT by ITN Productions

During the “Making Effective Use of Video in ELT” pre-conference event at this year’s InnovateELT, ITN Productions shared some practical ideas for creating activities and lesson plans using video which teachers could start using in their classes immediately. This included the five key questions you need to ask when choosing a video for your class. 

read more

More ELTjam posts

Hundreds more posts exploring the future of ELT.

Comments

Our locations

MainYard Studios
90 Wallis Road, E9 5LN London

Cambridge Business Lounge
52 Burleigh Street, Cambridge CB1 1DJ