FREE Online ELT Conferences with Certificates in 2021 (Regularly Updated)

Hello, my dear colleagues! Welcome to my yearly free online conferences post. I will keep updating it as soon as I come across some new conferences for English teachers.

For now, here are two free conferences with certificates organized by Oxford and MacMillan. Explore the schedules below and apply! 🤗

ELTOC 2021

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Block 1: 25th February 2021

15:00 – 16:00 GMT (UTC) Language Learner Agency: Why and how it matters by Andy Gao

16:00 – 17:00 GMT (UTC) Helping @ home: Guiding parents to support their children’s learning by Vanessa Reilly

18:00 – 19:00 GMT (UTC) Addressing the digital divide by Zarina Subhan

19:00 – 20:00 GMT (UTC) Motivation and Location: Tailoring engagement strategies to online and offline contexts by Nick Thorner

Block 2: 26th February 2021

02:00 – 03:00 GMT (UTC) Young Learner Agency in Action: Creating memorable learning experiences by Kathy Kampa

03:00 – 04:00 GMT (UTC) Helping @ home: Guiding parents to support their children’s learning by Vanessa Reilly

05:00 – 06:00 GMT (UTC) Getting students speaking when teaching remotely by Philip Haines

06:00 – 07:00 GMT (UTC) Motivating Young Learners by Barbara Sakamoto

Block 3: 26th February 2021

15:00 – 16:00 GMT (UTC) Motivation: The driving force behind learning by Charlotte Murphy

16:00 – 17:00 GMT (UTC) Exploring Motivation in the Workplace: Building a motivation map for you and your team by Annabel Daly

18:00 – 19:00 GMT (UTC) Designing for Agency in Online Learning Spaces by Paul Driver

19:00 – 20:00 GMT (UTC) Teaching in a Socially Distanced Classroom: Limitations or Opportunities by Candice (Kandy) Ackland

Block 4: 27th February 2021

10:00 – 11:00 GMT (UTC) Low-tech Approach to Teaching Online: Online teaching solutions for primary learners by Joon Lee

11:00 – 12:00 GMT (UTC) Learner Agency: Strategies and ideas for the secondary and adult classroom by Terrie Craddock

Block 4: 27th February 2021, 13:00 – 14:00 GMT (UTC)

Student Wellbeing: An analysis of the evidence – What does research tell us about the link between wellbeing and improved educational outcomes? by Penelope Woolf & Jane Digby

Block 4: 27th February 2021, 14:00 – 15:00 GMT (UTC)

Teacher Agency: Why everyone benefits when educators are empowered by Sarah Mercer

Global Teachers’ Festival

Global Teachers' Festival Day 6: 15th February 2021

Global Teachers’ Festival Day 1: 8th February 2021

10:00-12:30 GMT and 15:00-17:30 GMT

Vocabulary teaching at B2 First: criteria for selection by Roy Norri

Q&A – Assessment for the Future by Alex Tamulis

Global Teachers’ Festival Day 2: 9th February 2021

10:00-12:30 GMT, 15:00-17:30 (Additional slot for Vivienne Lambert at 21:00-22:00 GMT)

Stories at the heart of learning in the Primary classroom by Vivienne Lamber

Successful storytelling and Shakespeare by Ben Crystal

Global Teachers’ Festival Day 3: 10th February 2021

10:00-12:30 GMT and 15:00-17:30 GMT + (21:00-22:00 GMT additional slot Jon Hird)

Yeah but … No, but …The real language of opinions by Jon Hird

An Opera Singer’s Guide to English Pronunciation by Simon Gfeller

Global Teachers’ Festival Day 4: 11th February 2021

10:00-12:30 GMT and 15:00-17:30 GMT

Collaboration in a positive learning environment by Joanne Ramsden

Q&A – Inclusivity by Nathan Waller

Global Teachers’ Festival Day 5: 12th February 2021

10:00-12:30 and 15:00-17:30 GMT + (21:00-22:00 GMT additional slot Matt Hayes & Jonathan Hadley)

Learning to think, Thinking to learn by David Spencer

Global Citizenship Education: What, why, and how? by Matt Hayes & Jonathan Hadley

Global Teachers’ Festival Day 6: 15th February 2021

10:00-12:30 GMT and 15:00-17:30 GMT + (21:00-22:00 GMT additional slot Rhona Snelling)

Speaking skills for confident communication by Rhona Snelling

Q&A – Students’ Global Skills (11.30-12.30 UK time) by John Cruft

Global Teachers’ Festival Day 7: 16th February 2021

10:00-12:30 GMT and 15:00-17:30 GMT

Visual literacy: viewing as the 5th skill by Chia Suan Chong

Finding Calm amid the Chaos by Emma Reynolds

Global Teachers’ Festival Day 8: 17th February 2021

10:00-12:30 GMT and 15:00-17:30 GMT

Fantasy and Reality in the Early Years by Carol Read

 Q&A – Teaching Skills by Alejandra Ottolina and Derek Spafford

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Alice is a 29 years old preschool teacher (Pre-K) with a B.Ed. She is currently enrolled in her Master's studies, with a double major, one of them being English teaching methodology. She is also an online ESL teacher and blog writer for the British Council. Last but not least, she is the mother of a very energetic toddler.

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