Category Archives: SGI CPD Club

Stuff about continued professional development at SGI

Teaching Japanese learners

“Do not try to light the fire when drinking rum” Japanese learners. This blog post looks at difficulties Japanese learners tend to have — and are perceived to have — when learning English, what this difficulty might be a result … Continue reading

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Using authentic written texts quickly and easily (And how to adapt them with B.A.T.S.)

In planning their lessons, most teachers will find themselves wanting to utilise authentic texts in class at some inevitable point – whether it be for the sake of language, or a wish to branch out from the usual, textbook-prescribed set … Continue reading

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Evening CPD: Using authentic materials…quickly!

TEFL CPD in London Tuesday 17th April – 6.30-8.00. Subject – Using authentic materials…quickly! This is a workshop for tips, strategies and advice for adapting authentic texts quickly.  Speaker: Jessica D’Ambrosia

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