Conference for Teachers 2019
Date
Wednesday 10 April 2019 -
10:00 to 16:30

The third edition of the British Council Conference for Teachers will provide English language teachers from across the Netherlands with the opportunity to follow a range of innovative workshops to support their teaching, professional development and specifically to help their students prepare for taking Cambridge English exams. The Conference will focus on sharing best practices, as well as present innovative ideas to help formulate your lesson plans and get the best from your students.

Provisional programme

  • 10:00-10:30 hours: Doors open, Registration
  • 10:30-11:00 hours: Welcome & Introduction
  • 11:15-12:45 hours: Morning session of workshops
  • 13:00-14:00 hours: Lunch & Information market
  • 14:00-15:30: Afternoon session of workshops
  • 15:30-16:30: Closing plenary session & Networking

Morning workshops:

  • A. Common pitfalls in C2 Proficiency writing - Simona Petrescu (Cambridge Assessment English)
  • B. Professional development "Honest Tales" - Tim Philips (British Council)
  • C. Engaging students through assessment for learning - Aidan Holland (British Council)
  • D. Game On! The use of games in language learning - Elena Louicellier & Marleen Geertsma (Cambridge Assessment English)
  • E. Business English - Caroline Pickard (independent) (single session)

Afternoon workshops:

  • A. Common pitfalls in C2 Proficiency writing - Simona Petrescu (Cambridge Assessment English)
  • B. Professional development "Honest Tales" - Tim Philips (British Council)
  • C. Engaging students through assessment for learning - Aidan Holland (British Council)
  • D. Game On! The use of games in language learning - Elena Louicellier & Marleen Geertsma (Cambridge Assessment English)

We are still working on finalising the full programme. Please keep an eye on our website and your inbox for regular news and updates.