We had a wonderful time at our 30th anniversary brunch held on July 6th at California Bounge in Stuttgart. Members enjoyed good food & conversation along with entertaining activities masterminded by the Committee. One of the highlights was receiving video anniversary messages from “ELT gurus”. It was also our official release of the new “You […]
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On Saturday, March 16, many of us had the pleasure to take part in the workshop on developing learner’s 21st century skills. Leading up to the event, we had done some informative posting to our growing exposure in social media on Facebook, LinkedIn and Xing. We’d mentioned the 4 Cs and what they mean to […]
In today’s interconnected world, content-based knowledge of a subject is no longer enough. Yes, of course it is still important to teach our students the four “classical” skills of reading, writing, speaking and listening. But in the 21st century, language mastery requires more than just vocabulary and grammar. It’s also about how you apply this […]
We had a full house at our workshop “Teaching English to Sse Tschörmans with Stefan Fodor” on October 20th. Members and guests enjoyed exploring similarities and differences in English and German. Many thanks to Stefan for sharing his insight and experience teaching both languages. Members can find Stefan’s slides in the Members only area after […]
With the iatefl annual conference less than two weeks away, some of you will already be looking forward to a trip to Brighton. They have exciting programmes organised by their Special Interest Groups, a Showcase Day and Open Forum sessions. For those of you who can’t make it to the 52nd Conference, there will be online coverage that […]
Members of the 2018 Eltas Committee met on Feb 17th at LesBar café in the Stuttgart library where we exchanged ideas and gave updates about events, the newsletter and the website. We all enjoyed meeting in the stylish library setting as well. Event Manager Andi Vogt-Nas will be attending the IATEFL conference in Brighton this spring and get inspiration for […]
Members of the Eltas Committee met in Stuttgart to discuss organizational issues and finalize plans for the Xmas event and party on December 2nd. Ingrid and Katrin were at BESIG in Malta where they gathered ideas for possible speakers for next year. We can look forward to some interesting workshops in 2018.