Emily Bryson ELT

All Blog posts

I recently sent out a survey (click here to take it, there’s still time) on how English Language Teachers use …

Recently I’ve become a bit obsessed with using drawings in the classroom. In this high-tech era, drawing is a back …

I recently read Dan Barber’s ELT Footprint blog about giving your lessons a sustainability twist. It inspired me to create …

Even prior to the online teaching boom, I noticed that my ESOL Learners often had limited digital skills. In the …

Last year, Lloyds Bank Consumer Digital Index found that 17% of the UK population did not have full basic digital …

Working visually is a great way to promote life skills, and drawings don’t need to be masterpieces – their purpose …

I watched an inspiring TED Talk by Ann Morgan, who read one book from every country in the world. She …

Every student is different and as teachers and writers we embrace their diversity and support their learning.  The UK Equality …

So I was tidying up my blog and found this post that I wrote shortly after I completed my secondment …

In today’s world, 80% of communication in English occurs between speakers whose first language is not English. I live in …

Teaching online can be highly satisfying and relatively simple if your learners are self-directed and confident with technology, or if …

Ok, I’ll be honest. My all-time favourite, laugh out loud, podcast has to be the Adam Buxton podcast, but sometimes …

Although my materials writing hat is well versed in zoom calls and delivering webinars, my ESOL lecturer hat still took …

The Japanese art form, Hirameki, is basically looking at splodges of paint and drawing what you see.  It translates as …

It’s been a while since I’ve written a blog post.  I’ve been putting my time management skills through their paces …

I am delighted to be hosted on the ‘Get inspired by…’ section of Atena Juszko’s blog. You can read the …

I am delighted to announce the publication of my latest book, 50 Ways to Teach Life Skills. I wrote this …

In April this year I attended a fabulous one day workshop on using simple graphics.  Since then I have been …

I like to write up my reflections from conferences because I often leave overwhelmed with ideas. Blogging about it helps …

I’m delighted to now be included on the prestigious site for teachers teaching teachers, EFL Talks, alongside the likes of Dorothy Zemach, …

Join my mailing list

to receive exclusive teaching tips, visual templates and deals on my online courses
and to qualify to receive my Freebies!

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