In case you missed it: Learner-centred Innovation in ELT

In case you missed it: Learner-centred Innovation in ELT

During last week’s IATEFL conference, we put on a joint event with Cambridge English Language Assessment. The theme of the night was learner-centred innovation and what that means (or could mean) for ELT. We really wanted to include a range of perspectives on the topic and to share ideas on how it was being interpreted and applied across the industry. As such, we lined up a panel of speakers that would cover a range of voices, vocations and experiences. Here’s how it went …

ELTjam LXD Session: Lindsay Clandfield and the game changers

ELTjam LXD Session: Lindsay Clandfield and the game changers

ELT EdTech, if we use a video game metaphor, is like Pong. (Lindsay Clandfield)

Possibly the best quote on the state of ELT digital products ever. Lindsay was one of the four speakers that addressed the topic of Learner Experience Design (LXD) at our ELTjam Session on the 13th April. His 10-minute spot covered the growing influence of video games and the surprise survival of the fitness industry. Find out how Lindsay tied it all together…

ELTjam LXD Session: Nick Robinson

ELTjam LXD Session: Nick Robinson

On the evening of the 13th April, amidst the noise and tomfoolery of the 50th IATEFL Conference, we hosted an underground ELTjam Session on Learner Experience Design (LXD). We invited four speakers to share their thoughts on the subject, while the audience supped on craft ales. First up was our very own Nick Robinson. Here is his opening salvo from that night …