Over 25 ELTAS members met on Saturday 22nd July for Ron Morrain’s workshop on Mind Maps in ELT. Through mind-mapping we found out how we could promote inquiry based learning and ensure a student centered approach to our lesson planning and teaching. Ron shared many of his colorful mind maps with us, then it was […]
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Are you overwhelmed with all the red tape when working as a freelancer in Germany? Get in touch with your ELTAS colleagues, either via the Yahoo group or directly with the ELTAS chair ( firstname.lastname@example.org) if you have any questions regarding Rentenversicherung, Krankenversicherung, Steuererklärung etc. We will always find someone to help!
Members of the committee met in Stuttgart to share feedback on the last event, discuss details for the next event in July and exchange ideas for the future. Long-time Eltas member Rebecca Sprengel also joined the group and we look forward to her participation in the future. The next committee meeting is planned for September 16th. […]
With over 50 registrations for the OUP-Eltas day, we were all very interested in what Robert McLarty and John Hughes planned to share with us about their respective topics. An excellent event with a great exchange of new ideas, tips and tools for teaching vocabulary and critical thinking, many of which we can immediately build into our lesson plans. […]
Members of the Committee met on Saturday in Stuttgart over a cup of coffee to discuss arrangements for upcoming events. We’ve got some very good speakers lined up this year and members and friends can look forward to a very special Christmas event! Ingrid and Katrin gave an update on the Intereltas meeting they attended last month; we’re collaborating regularly […]
One of the main events in the English Language Teaching calendar is coming up very soon. ELTAS members who are going to Glasgow, we would like to hear from you with your views on the talks and workshops you attended. To contribute to our blog, please contact Michelle at email@example.com Those of you who aren’t lucky […]
Once a year every ELTA in Germany sends delegates to the Inter ELTA meeting. On 11 March our colleagues from Ulm invited us to Biberach for our annual exchange of ideas, experience and best practice. This year Ingrid, our ELTAS treasurer, and I went. Results in a nutshell: all sister organisations want to cooperate more. […]