Supporting Quality English Teaching

Curious Incident of the Dog in the Nighttime

Curious Incident of the Dog in the Nighttime

Curious Incident of the Dog in the Nighttime

Hi, my name’s Helen Chapman and I’ve been teaching English for about six years.

In February this year, I started a course which has dramatically changed the way I teach all my classes but specifically Young Learners. This blog won’t give you all the details about the Special Educational Needs (SEN) teacher training course which you can find…

10 Tips to Improve your Pronunciation

10 Tips to Improve your Pronunciation

10 Tips to Improve your Pronunciation

Hi everyone, I’m Arron Trevor and I’ve been a teacher in Poland since 1995, and I’ve been at the British Council for fourteen years, during which time I’ve taught all ages and all levels. I’ve recently contributed an article on mistakes in English to Edulandia.pl

In this blog post, I’d like…

Roots and Treetops - week 2

Roots and Treetops - week 2

Roots and Treetops - week 2

Week 2

Now into their second week, the Roots and Treetoppers have settled into a daily rhythm of English lessons, workshops and a vibrant social life. People who first arrived as strangers are now close friends, and a multitude of regular social groupings have formed outside classes. Today I’m handing over to the students for a round…

Roots and Treetops Family

Roots and Treetops Family

Roots and Treetops Family

Welcome everyone!

I’m Melissa Kennedy and I’m blogging from our British Council Roots and Treetops project. This project is an EU-funded Programme of intensive English lessons and EU engagement for 120 young Belarusians. It consists of three parts: a month-long summer intensive course based in Krakow, nine months of Skype conversation classes,  a second month-long…

Teaching Kindergarten and Early Primary

Teaching Kindergarten and Early Primary

Teaching Kindergarten and Early Primary

Calling all YL Kindergarten and Early Primary teachers – welcome and witamy!

Questions on YL Teachers’ minds

Do you enjoy teaching little kids as much as we do at British Council Poland? Are you keen on finding out more ideas about how to make Young Learner classes more enjoyable for…