FOR MANAGERS

Are you responsible for English language teacher professional development (PD) in your organisation?

  • Do you worry about how your PD budget can meet the needs of all your staff?

  • Are you frustrated because your face to face events have been cancelled?

  • Do you end up staying up late at night, finalising your PD programme?

  • Do some of your staff get confused or bored when your PD sessions are pitched at the wrong level?

  • Are your classroom observation sessions just a time-wasting compliance exercise, without a specific focus?

  • Do you think staff are embarrassed to ask for assistance on the more basic topics?

  • Have you managed to harness the power of flipped and peer learning for PD?

The ELT Training Library is an online modular professional development solution, able to meet the whole team’s needs.

Forget Conferences

Save the time, money and health risk involved with travelling to conferences. Let the latest ideas come straight to your device.

Leave it to experts

Instantly gain a team of specialists to guide your team.

Focus your time

Forget planning and organising formal PD sessions. Focus your time on coaching.

Plug and play

Gain peace of mind. It works. The ELT Training Library could even be your complete PD programme.

Pull, not push

Everyone has different needs. Enable staff to take responsibility for their own PD.

Make learning attractive

Let your staff enjoy bite-sized, fun learning activities.

Forget annual reviews

Encourage staff to keep a regular reflection and learning portfolio throughout the year.

The ELT Training Library in Action

Paloma has a group of visiting students arriving in her class tomorrow. She wants to make sure she’s doing what she can to foster great group dynamics between the new and the existing students.

Paloma

Mariko has found an awesome YouTube video to use in her class tomorrow. It’s long, though, so she’s looking for ways to break it up, and put in some comments and questions, to guide students as they watch.

Mariko

Gary walks out of his class with a sore throat. He suspects he’s talking too much in his class, and wants to find other ways to communicate with his students.

Gary

With access to the ELT Training library, Paloma, Mariko and Gary are all able to get the input they need, right when they need it. Their individual needs are met, and their Director of Studies does not need to prepare three different sessions!  

Each course has a downloadable PDF to help them reflect on their learning and put it into practice. When it comes to their annual performance review, they are able to pull out their portfolio to show their DOS what they have been working on throughout the year.

As the person responsible for PD, you can suggest appropriate courses for your staff when they express the desire to learn more, or when an evaluation suggests further training could assist. You may even like to encourage organization-wide focus on a particular topic each month, to encourage staff to share their learning, and focus their sharing of best practice.

Get your own site, branded for your school!

We can create a custom site for your association or language school.

You can manage your own teachers’ access, and view their progress.

Ask us for a free trial for your whole staff for a month!

Click on the buttons in diagram below to explore how the ELT Training Library could fit into your Continuous Professional Development programme.
Explore the variables on the front page, then view four different examples in action
by clicking on "see examples".


Which model suits your organisation best?

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