Teacher and coursebook writer, Paul Dummett, talks about his experience at the Image Conference in Lisbon. 1. What did you enjoy about The Image Conference? I really liked the emphasis on the power of images to help us understand the lives of others (empathy). The last talk I saw by Joanna Norton was inspirational in
Helena Oliveira and Celeste Simões are both Portugal-based teachers and trainers. Here they talk about their session “The Power of Images in the Classroom”, at the Image Conference in Lisbon on Friday 13th October. You don’t need to be a tech savvy to make your lessons more motivating for your students; the right image will
Jade Blue is a teacher, trainer, research consultant and editor based in Brighton. Here she talks about her session “Learner Generated Visuals” which she will be presenting at the Image Conference in Lisbon on 13th October. From timelines to illustrations, the term ‘Learner Generated Visuals’ covers any visual or image created by the learner
Dave Tucker is Portugal-based teacher, trainer, and author. Watch a video and read an article in which Dave talks about his session on multisensory learning at the Image Conference in Lisbon on Friday evening, 13th October. Remember times when you ask your students to bring along something from home for the next lesson? It might
We are delighted to announce that the 6th edition of the Image Conference is being held in Lisbon, Portugal on 13th and 14th October in collaboration with APPI, the main Portuguese English teachers’ association. The event will be held in Escola Secundária Eça de Queirós. Leading experts and practitioners in the use of images in language
1. What did you enjoy about The Image Conference? Selfishly speaking, I actually enjoyed very much sharing my ideas in my workshop and seeing the participants so involved. 2. How was The Image Conference different from other conferences you’ve been to? Very visual and attention grabbing. 3. What were the main discussion points to
Tyson Seburn whose talk at the Image Conference in Valetta, Malta was titled Learner-sourced visuals: a higher level text’s best friend answers the post-conference questionnaire. What did you enjoy about The Image Conference? It was getting together with old and new friends that was the most awesome, but also in Malta—what a location.
We are delighted to announce that the 5th edition of the Image Conference is being held as the pre-conference event to the 5th ELT Malta Conference. The Image Conference will be held on 6 October while the 5th ELT Malta Conference will be held on 7-8 October at the Mediterranean Conference Centre, Valletta, Malta. Both
Tim Kelly, a teacher and trainer based at Internationa l House Córdoba, Spain, talks about his experience as a delegate at The Image Conference. 1. What did you enjoy about The Image Conference? The buzz from meeting up with like-minded ELT people who had decided to support this new initiative. Talking face to face
Neil McMillan is a teacher, trainer and blogger based in Barcelona, Spain. He spoke at The Image Conference and talks about his experience here. 1. What did you enjoy about The Image Conference? There were a great deal of new and challenging ideas to take in, in simply breathtaking surroundings. I also enjoyed presenting.
Teacher and director of studies Carmen Lopez Jiménez from Oviedo, Spain talks about her experience as a delegate at The Image Conference. 1. What did you enjoy about The Image Conference? The talks, the nice conversations with the people we met, the beautiful building where it was held, Barcelona … everything! 2. How was
Teacher, trainer and materials writer Fiona Mauchline answers The Image Conference Questionnaire. Your favourite video and image websites: This is a no-brainer, really J My favourite image site is obviously www.eltpics.com along with the blog Take a photo and… – what else could I say? I tend to use youtube and vimeo for videos of
Teacher, trainer and materials writer Gerard McLoughlin talks about his session Using images and video to change perspectives at The Image Conference. [youtube http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=AKZdCxwf5rQ?rel=0] You can read more about Gerard and his session here. Using images and video to change perspectives Gerard McLoughlin 17.45 – 18.45 Room 11 In this workshop we will look at how
Lindsay Clandfield, teacher, teacher trainer and an international award winning author, talks about his keynote session at The Image Conference. [slideshare id=19945622&style=border: 1px solid #CCC; border-width: 1px 1px 0; margin-bottom: 5px;&sc=no] Imageconf from Lindsay Clandfield Read more about Lindsay and his talk here. The Critical Eye Lindsay Clandfield Macmillan Keynote 17.45 – 18.45 Aula magna This