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Hosts Christian, Tania and James from the IATEFL Teacher Development Special Interest Group talk about issues within teacher development in various contexts.

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Hosts Christian, Tania and James from the IATEFL Teacher Development Special Interest Group talk about issues within teacher development in various contexts.

    Web Carnival Reflections

    Web Carnival Reflections

    Join Christian, Tania and James as they discuss the Web Carnival that took place earlier this year. Find out more about the theme, critical pedagogy, and three of the talks from the event. Antoine Marcq: https://youtu.be/AqGLYCl0akcLinda Ruas: https://youtu.be/Jy2VYvHY9F4Panel discussion: https://youtu.be/VjThS2H1Y1MWatch all the talks from the conference here: https://youtube.com/playlist?list=PLTAlJgv7A4Nyi-THincCnX4i7-S0I0yvRBonus: Bjork dismantles a TV https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DDvi-GlKdngPlus, this is Tania's final episode as a presenter, so a big thank you to her from everyone at TDSIG! 

    • 52 min
    Episode 36: Classroom-Based Inquiry

    Episode 36: Classroom-Based Inquiry

    Christian talks to Petra and Eliška, two primary school teachers of English in the Czech Republic.  Their classroom-based inquiry projects centre around the topics of differentiation and motivation in the classroom, and their findings reveal how relatively small changes can have a very profound impact.

    • 30 min
    Episode 35: TDAJ Review

    Episode 35: TDAJ Review

    In this episode of TDSIG’s Developod, James, Christian and Tania discuss Race and Queerness in ELT, via their review of three articles from the recently published second volume of the TDAJ (Teacher Development Academic Journal). TDSIG held a web carnival in December 2020 on the theme of 'Race and Queerness' and speakers contributed to this edition of TDAJ, a publication which is available to TDSIG members and non-members alike. TDAJ Vol. 2 (Oct. 2021): https://tdsig.org/tdaj-v2n1/TDSIG Web Carnival on Race and Queerness in ELT (Dec. 2020):https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLTAlJgv7A4NwfZqw_OSoLjKK9-OxOYxsy Hello ESI group:https://www.facebook.com/hello.esi.argentinahttps://www.instagram.com/hello.esi/

    • 39 min
    2021 Scholarship Winner, PCE & Online Conference

    2021 Scholarship Winner, PCE & Online Conference

    Tania talks to our 2021 Scholarship Winner winner Victoria, and to co-collaborator on TDISG, Irene. They chew the cud on a range of diverse issues such as equity, diversity, inclusivity, racism, sexism, emotional education, action research and English as a Medium of Instruction (EMI). They also review their highlights from the 2021 TDSDIG Pre-Conference Event (PCE) and the 2021 IATEFL online conference. TDSIG PCE: https://www.iatefl.org/sites/default/files/TDSIG%20PCE%20Program%20-%20links%20to%20recordings.pdfTDAJ: https://tdsig.org/tdaj-v2n1/ 

    • 23 min
    ELT influencers round up

    ELT influencers round up

    In the latest episode of Developod, James, Christian and Tania reflect back on our interviews with ELT influencers. With contributions from Thais, Jo and Oleg, they look back on what we learnt from speaking to these experts.If you want to participate in future interviews, let us know by emailing us at tdsig.podcast@iatefl.org - we’d love to hear from you! Be sure to mention who you would like to interview.Useful link: https://scholarspace.manoa.hawaii.edu/bitstream/10125/44630/1/21_03_baraltmorcillogomez.pdf 

    • 44 min
    Focus on PCE 2021

    Focus on PCE 2021

    In this episode we hear from the speakers at our upcoming TDSIG PCE. Uniquely, this year the event will be held after the main IATEFL conference, and it promises to be a great day with Divya Madhavan, Michael Stout, Elena Ončevska Ager and Nermine Abd Elkader providing the talks. Listen to learn more about their presentations, and we’ll see you on the 31st of July!Register at https://tdsig.org/pce/

    • 18 min

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roccoboo ,

Great for teacher development in English language teaching (ELT)!

Sure, I'm a little biased, but I have to say that each episode keeps getting better and better. If you're in ELT, give this podcast a try, really the only from IATEFL itself.

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