The No-Nonsense Guide to Writing, from ELT Writers Connected, is an ebook for anyone who is interested in designing and writing materials for the learning and teaching of English as a foreign (or additional) language. It can be downloaded for free here.
We’re delighted to present the inaugural guest blog article, written by Johanna Stirling, with a very appropriate title to begin a new year. The MaWSIG blog features both seasoned authors and novice MaWSIG members, who contribute monthly articles based on their experience, research and the latest trends in materials development.
11–14 April 2015, Manchester Central, UK Join us to enjoy great plenary speakers, network with ELT professionals from around the world and choose from over 500 presentations at the next IATEFL conference. The MaWSIG Pre-Conference Event is on 10 April. Go to iatefl.org to register.
21–24 January 2015, ExCeL London, UK BETT is the world’s leading learning technology event and has been bringing innovation and inspiration to the education sector for over 30 years. Join over 35,000 of your peers. Open from 10.00 to 18.00. Read more: www.bettshow.com.
20–21 June 2015, Limerick, Ireland The MATSDA / University of Limerick 2015 Conference: Creating Motivation with L2 Materials, is to be held at the PhD TESOL Summer School, University of Limerick. Plenary Speakers are Jill Hadfield, Jeremy Harmer, Annie Hughes, Alan Maley, Hitomi Masuhara, Freda Mishan and Brian Tomlinson. Read more.