Ethics in TEFL Teaching

Ethics in TEFL Teaching

I’ve never attended a training session that helped me develop my character.

Teaching skills? Sure. Technical, training and interpersonal skills? Also yes. But in 15 years I’ve never seen a workshop on improving as a person, or ethical considerations within the TEFL industry.

At first, it appears unnecessary – most teachers genuinely care about their students, and their work. That’s why they’re teachers.

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4 Foolproof Steps to Become a Teacher Trainer

4 Foolproof Steps to Become a Teacher Trainer

Have you ever asked a teacher trainer exactly how they became a trainer? What answer did you get? I’m sure it was rather long and full of ‘ums’ and ‘ahs’. At least mine was, when the charming pair at the TEFL Training Institute interviewed me as part of their podcast on the same topic. That chat inspired me to plan what I’d do if I started all over again...

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How to Use Hard Data to be a Better TEFL Teacher (and Manager)

How to Use Hard Data to be a Better TEFL Teacher (and Manager)

Data is not a dirty word.

Data can improve your school, your students’ experience and your teaching performance.

Data identifies longer term trends about you and your students which you can use to inform your teaching and managing, and become a better TEFL teacher.

Which are the most important figures to look at?

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