Category Archives: Reflections on Teaching and Learning

A Poem: The Red Life Belt

At our last conference, SKA2017: UKF Nitra, we held a poetry contest: Each participant may submit one original poem […] directly related to either the theme of the conference or something specific learned at the conference. The theme of last September’s conference was … Continue reading

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Recap of Interesting Resources and Blog Posts – May 2014

Compiled by Martina Bednáriková. A week to go until ELTForum 2014 – registration ends at midnight tonight so you still have time! Do it here!  And be sure to check out the speakers’ interviews! We look forward to seeing you … Continue reading

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Recap of Interesting Resources and Blog Posts – April 2014

          Compiled by Martina Bednáriková. Spring greetings! We are pleased to offer you a selection of interesting posts we have seen this month. ELTForum News Registration is still ON! Check out this video from last year’s conference! Jump on the … Continue reading

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Conference Echoes: What others are saying

by Lyn Steyne It’s been almost 3 weeks since the conference and in that time participants and speakers alike have posted pictures, blog posts and even their presentations. Here are the ones we know about: Ken Wilson’s sessions: you may … Continue reading

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Conference Echoes 2013: Karin Týlešová

Editor’s note: On the afternoon of Saturday, 8 June 2013, Mark Andrews and Lynda Steyne facilitated a Round-Table with eltforum.sk 2013 speakers and participants. First, in groups of six, everyone shared what they had got out of the conference. Then, … Continue reading

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Get a lot of sleep, don’t smoke, and drink a lot of water.

An interview with eltforum.sk plenary speaker: Ken Wilson by Michaela Mozolová  Who is Ken Wilson? Teacher. Teacher trainer. Blogger. ELT writer. Smart Choice author. Fulham FC ticket holder. Songwriter. Collector. Radio script writer. Former reporter. Learner. Performer. Sketch-writer. Traveller. Speaker. … Continue reading

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Alexandra Chistyakova: I feel I should bring change and be that change.

An interview with eltforum.sk presenter: Alexandra Chistyakova by Martina Bednáriková All language teachers are very often pressed for time. Trying to cover as much as possible within their lessons, they often have to sacrifice a very important aspect of the language: … Continue reading

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