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Teaching and Management Food for Thought

Welcome to the PD Exchange English Language Teaching Blog. Here, we'll discuss hot topics in the world of English language teaching, share teaching tips and techniques, and explore ideas to help you grow as an English language teacher or program manager.  Select from any of the topics in the side menu to the left, or browse recent posts from all categories below.

Team Teaching for Professional Development

Team teaching, with two teachers teaching a single class, is a great professional development tool. Teachers can learn from each other as they work with the same group of students. There are many different ways to structure team teaching:

How to Create a Student-Centered Classroom

The idea of a student-centred classroom has been around for quite a while as a way to address student learning needs. However, even though teachers know about the need to have a student-centred classroom, they don't always make this a reality. Here are five tips to remind your teachers of to ensure that they are running a student-centered class.

Managing Public Relations

Very few language programs can afford to hire a dedicated public relations (PR) team. However, every manager can learn the basics of public relations. Here are some tried and true tips for how to manage PR without outsourcing!