Using the GSE Text Analyzer in the classroom

Sarah Kowash is an English teacher at Oxford House in Barcelona. She completed a CertTESOL in 2017, and has been teaching general and academic English ever since. Her current interests in the field of language teaching include materials development. Here, she shares some ideas for using the GSE Text Analyzer with your learners.   The Global Scale of English Teacher Toolkit enables teachers … ادامه مطلب Using ...

Introducing English Benchmark Young Learners Emulator

We’re excited to announce the launch of the English Benchmark Young Learners emulator. A free piece of software that lets students take the test from a laptop or desktop computer – giving teachers more opportunities to measure English proficiency in a fun and stress-free way.  Previously, the English Benchmark Young Learners app was only compatible … ادامه مطلب Introducing ...

CertPT: A practical qualification for teachers who want to upskill

Sign up for Mike Hogan and Chia Suan Chong’s webinar From theory to practice: activities for any classroom on May 5th and find out what activities work well in a hybrid learning environment. Full of fresh ideas and resources that can be used across a variety of ages and levels, you’ll leave this session feeling … ادامه مطلب CertPT: ...

Lost learning and how to move on at Spring Days

Leonor Corradi is a teacher of English, and a Master of Science graduate in Education and Teacher Training (Surrey University, UK); a former member of the Foreign Languages Committee, National Ministry of Education, a specialist in Didactics, an evaluator of research projects in Argentina, and an academic consultant and materials designer and coursebook writer. Leanor … ادامه مطلب Lost ...

7 ways to reach exam success: Focusing on happiness and well-being

Are your students preparing for an exam like The International Certificate (PTE General)? If so, you might find that they’re more stressed than usual or are beginning to lack motivation. When you’re helping your students prepare to take an exam, it’s easy to overlook the fact that they also need to destress and relax a … ادامه مطلب 7 ...

Tools for coping with technostress at Spring Days

Amy Malloy is the founder of No More Shoulds, teaching mindfulness for educators and students. She is a writer and editor with 15 years’ experience in the fields of teaching, assessment and educational publishing, combining this expertise with certified training in wellbeing practices.  In this article, Amy explains what technostress is, and how our Spring Days … ادامه مطلب Tools ...

Pearson and BBC Studios launch “Speak Out for Sustainability” project

We’re excited to announce the launch of Speak Out for Sustainability, a new project run in collaboration with BBC Studios. Together, we will help learners and educators around the world speak out for a more sustainable future and inspire action around key environmental issues.  Throughout the project there will be a range of ongoing virtual … ادامه مطلب Pearson ...

Learning together with Pearson English Spring Days 2021

Spring is a season for new growth, new beginnings and optimism. Similarly, Pearson English Spring Days is a free online learning event that focuses on professional development, learning about the latest trends, and discussing current topics in English language teaching. This year’s event will take place completely online, from the 4th to the 6th of May, 2021.    Read on to … ادامه مطلب Learning ...

How to integrate STEAM in English language classrooms

As a freelance teacher trainer and materials writer, Sarah Hillyard specializes in STEAM education in language learning. In this post she explains why an integrated approach is useful, and how to integrate STEAM with your day to day teaching.  The world is integrated, so teaching should be too. No learning takes place in a vacuum. … ادامه مطلب How ...

GSE Teacher Toolkit Top 10: Performance Assessment

Sara Davila is a Learning and Language Acquisition Expert with experience as a teacher, materials writer, researcher, and teacher trainer who has worked in a variety of contexts in the education field. As one of the leading experts on the Global Scale of English, Sara is well-placed to share her favourite ways for classroom teachers … ادامه مطلب GSE ...