An afternoon with Hugh Dellar from Lexical Labs

Author and materials writer, Hugh Dellar, visited all of us here at emc this week to give us an ELT workshop. The idea of the workshop was for emc folk to gain more of an insight into the materials that we work on and to help us understand more about how they are used in the classroom [...]

Putting the image first in ELT material development – interview with author Ceri Jones

During this year's IATEFL conference one of the big themes that stood out for us was the prominence image and video were given, as part of the teaching process but also the creation of ELT materials – finally we say! Where once the image on the page was more of an after-thought, briefed once the main [...]

The buzz of seeing our work on the stand

When we visited IATEFL and London Book Fair in April it was brilliant seeing some of the projects we've been involved in over the past few years being displayed proudly on the Publishers stands.What was even more rewarding, at IATEFL especially, was seeing teachers flicking through the pages and seeing how they engaged with the [...]