Event Calendar

    • 16 Mar 2019
    • 14:00 - 15:30
    • Gasteig, Room 3.140
    Register

    More than just speaking: Developing speaking skills

    Freer activities in class give learners a chance to practise speaking and gradually improve their fluency. But how can we do more than just give opportunities for speaking and actively develop learners’ speaking skills? In this workshop, we will take a close look at the language learners need in order to speak effectively and consider how this can be focused on and integrated into fluency activities. We will then look at the way fluency in speaking is naturally enhanced through repetition and by giving ‘thinking time’, and we will consider ways in which this can be reflected in classroom activities. Biodata: 

    Adrian Doff has taught English and trained teachers in several countries and now lives in Munich, where he works as a freelance writer and teacher trainer. He has written many books for Cambridge University Press, including the coursebooks Meanings Into Words, Language in Use and English Unlimited and the teacher training course Teach English. He is co-author of Cambridge’s new adult course Cambridge English Empower. In Munich, he has  worked for a number of years as a tutor on CELTA and DELTA teacher training courses.



     




    • 16 Mar 2019
    • 16:00 - 18:00
    • Gasteig, Room 3.140
    Register




    • 17 Mar 2019
    • 12:00 - 13:30
    • Münchner Freiheit
    Register

    As has become a tradition, Melta will once again be marching in Munich's St. Patrick's Day Parade. Details regarding the meeting place will be posted soon.
    Hope to see you there – children and dogs are welcome too!

    https://www.stpatricksday.de/rahmen?fbclid=IwAR0TRVoY20yww8bOjHhW3-h9rNCbKIgd6bCXjciiKwInYAdJTZj3Bm4zeZE



    • 25 Mar 2019
    • 09:00
    • 28 Mar 2019
    • 16:00
    • LMU, Munich, Germany


    The English Department of Munich University is holding an international conference on “Educating the Global Citizen – International Perspectives on Foreign Language Teaching in the Digital Age” in March 2019. The roster of keynotes includes  Michael Byram, Claire Kramsch, William Gauselli, Liz Jackson, Glynda Hull, Greg Misiaszek and Hugh Starkey.

    For further details see the links below:

    Educating the Global Citizen: International Perspectives on Foreign Language Teaching in the Digital Age

    www.lmu.de/gced2019

    Professional Development Day, March 26th

    TEFL Day 2019: Global Education in the EFL Classroom

    https://www.tefl.anglistik.uni-muenchen.de/conference-global-education/teflday2019/index.html

    As in the past, members of MELTA are welcome to  register for either or both of the events. The TEFL Day in particular offers a range of workshops for practicing teachers. The TEFL Day is free of charge. Registration for the full three day conference will include a small service charge. 

    If you have any further questions about the conference, please contact:

    stannard@anglistik.uni-muenchen.de



    • 01 Apr 2019
    • 05 Apr 2019
    • Liverpool

    The 53rd International IATEFL Conference 2019 in Liverpool

    When and where? Pre-Conference Events: 1 April 2019
    Conference: 2 - 5 April 2019
    Exhibition: 2 - 4 April 2019 (plus Exhibition Preview 1 April)
    All at the ACC and Jurys Inn Hotel in Liverpool, United Kingdom
    • 11 May 2019
    • Cracow University of Economics
                                            

    2nd IATEFL Poland Business English Event      in Cooperation with IATEFL BESIG

    Dear Sir/Madam,
    We would like to invite you to offer a presentation/workshop/talk at the 2nd IATEFL Poland Business English Special Interest Group (BESIG) Event which will take place at the Cracow University of Economics, Poland on 11th May 2019 in cooperation with IATEFL BESIG International.
    The event is aimed at business English professionals both in Poland and other European countries. Under the heading: “New Ideas and Approaches in Business English”, the event aims to provide a platform for a comprehensive overview of important aspects of business English, covering methods, materials, media and assessment. All business English stakeholders in further and higher education, e.g. educational establishments, teachers, teacher trainers, publishers and test providers, are invited to participate.
    We look forward to receiving your proposals, which should be sent to: the following link:
    http://bit.ly/registerBESIGPL2019
    by 28th February 2019. Presentations should be held in English. You will receive notification of acceptance by 15th March 2019.


    Geoff Tranter                            Lucyna Wilinkiewicz-Górniak
    BESIG Coordinator IATEFL Poland                Cracow Region Coordinator

Past events

16 Feb 2019 Tips & tricks for young learners - and older learners too!
08 Dec 2018 MELTA Christmas Party
24 Nov 2018 A-Z Coaching in the business English classroom
16 Nov 2018 BESIG Annual Conference
20 Oct 2018 Teaching online - Tools & methods
12 Oct 2018 From Culture to Conversation - From Literature to Links between Language and Interaction
29 Sep 2018 MELTA Day 2018 - Full details now available!
22 Sep 2018 ELTAU event: The impact of visual communications in your business English classroom and Critical thinking in Business English
01 Sep 2018 HELTA event: ENGLISH AT WORK - A HELTA CONFERENCE FOR IN-COMPANY TEACHERS IN NORTHERN EUROPE
28 Jul 2018 Melta Annual Summer Beergarden Social
28 Jul 2018 From theory to practice: implementing business English at work
20 Jul 2018 MVHS Event: Teachers' Workshop
12 Jul 2018 HAMLET
29 Jun 2018 Show & Tell Workshop
23 Jun 2018 Communicative Activities Plus
02 Jun 2018 English for Academic Purposes Conference 2018: Integrating Language and Content in EAP (Sponsored by ELTABB)
28 Apr 2018 Unplugged: On your feet and face-to-face with Conny Loder
27 Apr 2018 MVHS Event: Unlocking the mystery of motivation - Briony Beaven
10 Apr 2018 52nd Annual IATEFL Conference and Exhibition
17 Mar 2018 The Whys & Wherefores of Warmers, followed by the AGM
11 Mar 2018 MELTA in the St. Patrick's Day Parade - NEW INFO
05 Mar 2018 TEFL Day 2018 – Drama in Foreign Language Teaching
27 Jan 2018 Digitalization in the Classroom
19 Jan 2018 KLETT: Enjoy teaching - Enjoy learning - Enjoy English
09 Dec 2017 MELTA Christmas Party
24 Nov 2017 MVHS event: Teaching and Learning Vocabulary in English
18 Nov 2017 MVHS event: LearningApps für Sprachkurse
11 Nov 2017 Andreas Grundtvig: Classroom activities and coaxing language from the environment
10 Nov 2017 The 30th IATEFL BESIG Annual Conference
28 Oct 2017 The 3rd English for Healthcare conference
21 Oct 2017 Launch of Handbook for Freelance Language Teachers
13 Oct 2017 MVHS/OUP event: Integrating Technology into the Classroom
23 Sep 2017 MELTA Day
25 Aug 2017 York Associates Cert IBET
22 Jul 2017 MELTA Beergarden Social
22 Jul 2017 Are You Listening?
01 Jul 2017 English Day - The Future of English
30 Jun 2017 Workshops held by CELTA-tutors (Friday)
29 Jun 2017 Workshops held by CELTA-tutors (Thursday)
28 Jun 2017 Workshops held by CELTA-tutors (Wednesday)
27 Jun 2017 Workshops held by CELTA-tutors (Tuesday)
26 Jun 2017 Workshops held by CELTA-tutors (Monday)
24 Jun 2017 Reception for the FTDP Eastern European teachers
24 Jun 2017 Brain-Friendly Learning with Mark Fletcher
23 Jun 2017 MVHS/Klett event: Best practice in a real classroom situation
31 May 2017 Business Spotlight Feedback Meeting
19 May 2017 OUP Workshops with Hughes and McLarty
18 May 2017 Changing perspectives – using animated infographics
05 May 2017 MVHS event: Teachers' Workshop
28 Apr 2017 MVHS event: Teaching the Elderly
03 Apr 2017 IATEFL Glasgow Conference 2017
01 Apr 2017 Mindfulness in the Classroom
31 Mar 2017 MVHS event: Teaching English through English?
30 Mar 2017 Never Give Up oder Eine Frau geht ihren Weg
12 Mar 2017 MELTA in the St. Patrick's Day Parade
12 Mar 2017 Media Literacy in Foreign Language Education: Digital and Multimodal Perspectives
16 Feb 2017 NEWS: Include teachers in the Künstlersozialkasse?
11 Feb 2017 MELTA AGM
11 Feb 2017 Vocabulary - Short on theory, long on practice
10 Feb 2017 MVHS event: Read Your Way to Better English
03 Feb 2017 MVHS event: Make them talk
28 Jan 2017 MVHS event: Beyond lessons
21 Jan 2017 Using Mind Maps in the English Classroom
10 Dec 2016 MELTA Christmas party
02 Dec 2016 MVHS event: Rising to the challenge of multi-lingual classes
19 Nov 2016 A strong start: Global English for A2 Business English learners
04 Nov 2016 The 29th IATEFL BESIG Annual Conference
22 Oct 2016 MELTA Show and Tell Workshop ~ Share lesson plans, activities, games, teaching ideas and worksheets
23 Jul 2016 MELTA Annual General Meeting (AGM)
04 Jun 2016 HOW TO FLOURISH IN A COMPETITIVE AND CHANGING MARKET
06 May 2016 Innovate ELT Conference 2016, Grassroots: Power to the Teacher
06 May 2016 Postponed! MELTA Show and Tell Workshop ~ Share lesson plans, activities, games, teaching ideas and worksheets
12 Apr 2016 50th IATEFL Annual Conference 2016
09 Apr 2016 How to teach business English: tips and techniques for developing yourself as a BE trainer
08 Apr 2016 24th Annual HUPE Conference
13 Mar 2016 St Patrick's Day Parade
05 Mar 2016 English Language Teaching Seminar Day with Michael Swan and Dr Catherine Walter
03 Mar 2016 LASIG Conference: Fostering learner autonomy - learners, teachers and researchers in action
20 Feb 2016 MaWSIG Conference 2016
06 Feb 2016 Lawyer up: Activities for legal English
06 Feb 2016 Invitation to the Annual General Meeting (AGM)
05 Feb 2016 IH Barcelona ELT Conference
23 Jan 2016 32nd ETAS Annual Conference and AGM 2016 - Zurich
09 Jan 2016 From brief to publication with Dagmar Taylor
12 Dec 2015 MELTA Christmas party
05 Dec 2015 Fourth Edition of The Image Conference in Munich - An exciting and innovative event for ELT professionals
27 Nov 2015 Leistungsmessung beim Textverständnis
14 Nov 2015 2015 BESIG Annual Conference Online Programme
13 Nov 2015 The 28th IATEFL BESIG Annual Conference
07 Nov 2015 Applying the principles of coaching to our teaching with Tanja Murphy-Ilibasic
24 Oct 2015 2nd English for Healthcare conference
17 Oct 2015 Teacher Training Day München - Powered by Hueber Verlag and Macmillan
16 Oct 2015 The Cert IBET is coming to Munich!
10 Oct 2015 MELTA Talkshop
09 Oct 2015 Speak Up!...with Anna Wilby
19 Sep 2015 ACTIVITIES DAY - A day of lesson ideas and activities presented by four of our very own MELTA members
12 Sep 2015 ETAS Professional Development Day 2015
25 Jul 2015 Annual MELTA Beergarden Social
04 Jul 2015 Professional Development Course: Intercultural Competence in English (ICE) Critical Issues
25 Jun 2015 MELTA & MaWSIG Munich Meetup
13 Jun 2015 Workshops with John Hughes and Julie Pratten
16 May 2015 Working and socialising in English: starting with listening…
25 Apr 2015 Delta Modules at the MVHS
25 Apr 2015 MELTA Show and Tell Workshop - Share lesson plans, activities, games, teaching ideas and worksheets
10 Apr 2015 49th Annual International IATEFL Conference and Exhibition
14 Mar 2015 Stand and deliver value — or else!
05 Mar 2015 22nd International IATEFL Slovenia Conference
01 Feb 2015 Building a good lesson with Basis for Business C1 with Anne Hodgson
01 Feb 2015 Invitation to the Annual General Meeting (AGM)
17 Jan 2015 Film English with Kieran Donaghy
13 Dec 2014 MELTA Christmas party
06 Dec 2014 English for Technical Purposes with Claire Hart
22 Nov 2014 The Image Conference 2014:Putting media and images at the centre of the language learning agenda
08 Nov 2014 A practical day of workshops with Lindsay Clandfield
11 Oct 2014 Tips and techniques for teaching English for Specific Purposes
05 Oct 2014 MELTA at the Oktoberfest
04 Oct 2014 Digital literacies with Nicky Hockly
20 Sep 2014 Young Learners' Master Class with Grzegorz Śpiewak
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