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Transport Issues Month – Summary

The month of October focused on Transport. Many interesting topics were shared and these topics will be displayed below: The GISIG Website Week 1: (1/10 -5/10) GISIG member, Bill Templar shared many interesting resources this week. He started off the discussion by introducing “World Bicycle Day.” https://eltsustainable.com/category/dates-and-occasions/june-3rd-world-bicycle-day/ Another Interesting lesson plan on the same topic […]

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12 Months of Social Issues

12 Months of Social Issues

We are proud to announce this brilliant classroom resource collection by our own Margarita Kosior. 12 Months of Social Issues collects brilliant lesson ideas complete with handouts for students. and instructions for teachers. Each lesson is centered around a special day of the year and it explores a wide variety of social issues including Mother […]

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12th June – GISIG & LitSIG Pre Conference Event

The 54th IATEFL Conference, Exhibition and Careers Fair is going virtual, and so is our 2021 Pre-Conference Event! Our participants joined us on Saturday 12th June, along with members of the IATEFL Literature SIG, for a whole day of online CPD on the theme of ‘migrant narratives’. The issue of migration is a pressing phenomenon in our […]

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Transport Issues Month 2019

This October we are focusing on the issues around transportation. We chose this topic for several reasons: it is a core part of most course books so related global issues can be easily integrated into the curriculum it can be approached in many different countries and contexts, from the poorest villages of Africa to the flourishing […]

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The Image Conference | 2019

GISIG is present at the 2019 Image Conference in Brussels! For more information about the conference, click here. Materials Linda Ruas: ‘I’m a refugee’

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Africa TESOL 2019 – Pre Conference Event

You can access the PCE slides here: Amira Salama: Doing Classroom Research Catherine Njau: Social Issues in the Classroom Flavien Lanmantchion: Research into Gender in ELT Linda Ruas: Materials for change Tim Hyua: Re-imagining the ELT classroom through research into global issues.

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WEBINAR: Climate Emergency: What action can the ELT community take in the classroom?

Do you wish your lessons could become part of the international dialogue on the need to act on the climate emergency and other issues of environmental justice, while offering an excellent language learning experience that motivates students? If so this is the webinar for you. All too often courses and coursebooks are ecologically illiterate, and […]

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Liverpool 2019 PCE resources

You can download the slides of our PCE speakers using the links below. Note: not all slides might display correctly on the website but the Download link still works.

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WEBINAR: Building Teacher Communities – Going Global with WhatsApp

27 April 2019 at 4pm UTC Are you interested in finding out how you can use online platforms to support teacher development? In this webinar Elie Megan will talk about how teachers in Africa are using WhatsApp to build teaching communities where they can meet to share ideas, projects and materials and integrate global issues […]

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Hands Up Project Conference 2019

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