Emily Bryson ELT

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At the beginning of the year, I find it helpful to think about my goals and ambitions for the year …

I got this idea from twitter. I was browsing and noticed the hashtag #NotAGingerBreadMan. Students are given what looks like …

Telling a story is a great way to get students communicating. But often when I student hears ‘tell a story’, …

Learning Graphic Facilitation skills rejuvenated my teaching mojo and has been the single best thing I’ve done for my personal …

Action Research road map plan. Visual template for Action Research

In a previous post, I summarised what action research is. In this post, I’d like to share a visual template …

Free lesson plan. Recycling and climate change. Emily Bryson ELT. Subscribe to my mailling list to download.

COP26 has been in my city, Glasgow, and I’ve got totally swept away by green theming my lessons. My classes …

I recently had the satisfaction of hearing my students make noises such as: ‘Aaaaah’ (I understand) ‘Ooooh’ (How cool!) ‘Haha’ …

This year, I am delighted to have the opportunity to become a mentor for Outstanding Learning Teaching and Assessment (OTLA) …

Along with plenty of tutor support from me, my online course has an ever growing bank of videos demonstrating how …

Feedback is crucial for developing high quality learning experiences. As a materials writer, I value the editorial process because it …

It is with great excitement that Clare Catchpole (of Express Yourself in English fame) and I launch the hashtag #drawingELT. …

I’ll start this post by saying what a well organised and inspiring conference Innovate is! I’ve wanted to go for …

Today I’ve had the good fortune to attend some amazing sessions at Innovate Online 2021. Four hours on Zoom can …

  English language learners often want to learn English to improve their life chances. We can help them do so …

The first days in class are a time for students to get to know each other and make connections. As …

I can’t tell you how excited I was to be back in the classroom this week. I got to teach …

I’d like to share my obsession with tall trees with you. Beware! I caught this from a friend at college …

I recently delivered a webinar for National Geographic Learning on Embedding Employability and Life Skills into the ESOL Curriculum. Along …

So you may have seen my previous blog posts, social media messages or attended one of my training sessions. You …

I’ve written a few blog posts now on online learning, especially with adults who have limited educational background or digital …

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Emily Bryson - ELT Specialist: Author, Materials Writer, Teacher Trainer, Graphic Facilitator, ESOL Lecturer