Category Archives: Professional Development

3 Common Pronunciation Difficulties for Spanish Speakers… …and How to Overcome them

A significant proportion of English language learners come from Spanish-speaking countries: they totalled approximately 10% of the total number of students at SGI last year, with the vast majority coming from Spain and Argentina.

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6 Questions You Should Be Asking About LGBT+ Inclusivity In ELT Materials

This article will examine how the vast majority of current ELT materials serve to perpetuate heterosexual norms, ignoring the social reality and leading to the exclusion of LGBT+ students and teachers.  It will suggest ways in which you can make … Continue reading

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5 activities to help your students remember stuff

This article will suggest some activities which are designed to stretch students’ working memory and make new language more memorable. By S.L.L., SGI Teacher Trainer

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