ELT AUTHOR ACADEMY

ELT AUTHOR ACADEMY

is the third edition of a very successful and popular development programme for aspiring ELT authors designed by Marta Rosińska  and Grzegorz Śpiewak, this time also in associated with ELT Teacher 2 Writer and Independent Authors and Publishers Group.

THIS EDITION

will focus on teaching you how to write creative, well-edited ELT materials from single photocopiable hand-outs to complete coursebook spreads with vocabulary-, grammar- and skills-based tasks.

Spread your wings. Become a professional ELT author
 

 Blended formula (recorded) face-to-face sessions and webinars

Programme based on the INSPIRE model 

30 hours of input 

Expert team made up of experienced and established authors and editors

Useful feedback/feedforward, individual consultation time

 

The INSPIRE model used to design state-of-the-art. Teachertraining programmes:

impactful, needs-based

sustained

peer-collaborative, in-practice

reflective & evaluated

YOU WILL LEARN HOW TO

  • write a variety of language tasks
  • design attractive and original foreign language lessons 
  • create activities which interest and challenge the learner 
  • master writing skills-based materials and text-based tasks
  • edit your own work 
  • build your author brand on the market
  • work with copyright

LEARN FROM THE BEST IN THE PROFESSION

give yourself six months to learn how to write professional materials

get to know well-known authors and pick their brains

contribute to an e-book 

meet other aspiring authors and share ideas

Programme I 26.10.2019 – 7.03.2020

 

DATE

TIME

SESSION TITLE

TRAINER

Saturday
Oct 26

  • in-class

12:00 – 12:30

PROGRAMME OPENING

Grzegorz Śpiewak & Anna Lech


Editor’s session


12:45 – 16:00


How to get started (and not to get lost) in designing ELT materials

Tomasz Sztyber

Friday
Nov 15

  • on-line

Editor’s session

18:30 – 20:00

Towards a great piece of ELT material

John Hughes

Friday
Nov 29

  • on-line

Author’s session

18:30 – 20:00

Making activities HOTTER (higher order thinking skills in ELT materials)


John Hughes

Friday
Dec 13

  • on-line


Author’s session


18:30 – 20:00


How to write materials which challenge and promote accuracy

 

Marta Rosińska

Friday
Jan 10

  • on-line

Editor’s session

18:30 – 20:00

How to design flawless sequences of tasks

Tomasz Sztyber

Friday
Jan 24

  • on-line

Editor’s session

18:30 – 20:00

How to write excellent ELT materials: reading and listening activities

Sue Kay & Karen Spiller

Saturday
Jan 31

  • in-class

Editor’s session

11:30 – 15:30

How to design materials which stand out

 

Tomasz Sztyber

Friday
Feb 07

  • on-line


Author’s session


18:30 – 20:00


How to write excellent ELT materials: speaking and writing activities

Sue Kay & Karen Spiller

Friday
Feb 28

  • on-line

Author’s session

18:30 – 20:00

How to survive as an independent ELT author

Rob Howard

Saturday
March 07

  • in-class


Author’s session


11:30 –  15:30


How to present ELT materials & build your brand as an author

Grzegorz Śpiewak

15:30 – 16:00

PROGRAMME CLOSING

Grzegorz Śpiewak & Marta Rosińska

 

 

COUSE FEE 4200 PLN (ABOUT 1050 EUROS)

  1. Conditions: PDF
  2. Send your registration form: Word

Further academic info:

Marta Rosińska

E: marta@e-dos.org I T: 501 037 652

 

 Grzegorz Śpiewak

E: grzegorz@e-dos.org I T: 663 556 677