Online trainer for University of Dayton Publications, based in Mexico D.F.
Teacher trainer for S.O.L. Sharing One Language, based in Barnstaple, UK.
Based in Oxford, UK.
Willing to travel. One son living at home, so exam periods, Christmas holidays etc not good.
Conferences (since 2001 and as of August 2017):
Lisbon, Portugal – October 2017 – Image Conference (pending confirmation)
Granada, Spain – October 2017 – semi-plenary speaker
Brno, Czech Republic – November 2017 – plenary speaker
Portugal – November 2017 – plenary speaker
Paris – November 2017 – TESOL France
Bosanska Krupa, TETA Biannual Conference, Bosnia and Herzegovina – June 2017 – plenary speaker (plenary + workshop on teens; + 1 short plenary on TD)
Sofia, Bulgaria April 2017 – plenary speaker – Engaging and motivating the PlayStation Generation
IATEFL Glasgow – workshop ‘Silent videos, talking teens’ (freelance) April 2017
Sofia, Plovdiv, Varna, Burgas – March 2017 – plenary speaker (aimed at secondary teachers)
December 2016 – Five-day Materials Writing course tutor and creator (with L. Clandfield and K. Bilsborough), Montevideo, Uruguay. British Council
March 2016 Rokus Klett/CUP conference, Slovenia. Plenary/ workshops
April 2016 IATEFL MAWSIG PCE, speaker. IATEFL conference, speaker.
April 2016 Sessions for Macmillan in Madrid, Málaga, Logroño, Murcia, Cáceres and Barcelona
Spring 2016 A series of training mini-courses for Escuelas Católicas (BEDA), Spain – various locations (I’ve been working with their secondary teachers since 2013 or early 2014)
2015 Conference Plenaries and workshops
Image Conference 2015, Munich; Macmillan events in Czech Republic, Slovakia, Georgia, Romania, including Plenaries. SATEFL, Stirling, UK. ‘A Day with Fiona Mauchline.’ Innovate Conference, Barcelona; Serbia – 4 days training local teachers for English Book;
September 2015 Back to School Campaign webinar for Macmillan Education
Also – APPI Portugal, Lisbon; TESOL Spain, Salamanca and Mérida; Teachers Days for Macmillan Education; Facilitator and Speaker at the IATEFL TDSIG Pre-Conference Event, Manchester; Plenary speaker at MATE, Iasi, Romania, November 2014, The Image Conference 2013 Barcelona, 2014
for Macmillan Education, IATEFL MaWSIG, IATEFL, British Council, BELTA & others.
I’ve been giving sessions since 2001, but possibly of relevance:
Istanbul, July 2011 – Four-day intensive course, training regional supervisors (Primary and Secondary Education) from Saudi Arabia for Saudi Arabian Government
First Palestine Schools Conference, Ramallah, Palestine, April 2010 – workshops and mentoring.
Topics I speak on:
- Cognitive development in teens
- Critical thinking
- Cultural Awareness
- Exam preparation
- Graded readers / extensive reading /story-telling
- Images and the brain
- Images and imaging (for identity, for generating language, for learner-centred lessons etc etc.)
- Integrated kills
- L1 in the L2 classroom / translation
- Materials writing for secondary (or adult)
- Multiple stimuli / ‘whole’ learning
- Personalisation / learner-centred classroom
- Reducing stress in the teen classroom
- Teacher development
- Teen motivation
- ‘Unplugged’ teaching and teacher training/TD
- Using (silent) video
- Webtools for low resource classrooms
I’d also be willing to speak on or chair a panel on equality/equity/diversity in ELT
On Twitter: @fionamau