Author Archives: Fran Austin

About Fran Austin

Fran has been an EFL teacher since 2005 and joined the Oxford TEFL team in 2011. She is qualified in Trinity Cert. TESOL, Trinity Dip. TESOL and has a Diploma in Educational Management. As well as being the TESOL Coordinator at Oxford TEFL When she arrived in Barcelona she never planned to stay, but the city got its grip on her soon enough and she still loves the lifestyle and culture of this wonderful city.
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Free teacher training workshops in Prague this November

If you are in Prague this November, why not join us at our autumn edition of free teacher development workshops at Oxford TEFL in Prague. Six different speakers, who are active teachers and trainers, will offer hands-on workshops on various topics … Continue reading

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Learn more about the Trinity DipTESOL: The TEFL Show Podcast

If you are thinking about taking a diploma course and you’d like to know more about the Trinity DipTESOL, listen to some of the latest podcasts from The TEFL Show. Join presenter Robert William McCaul as he interviews course director Nicola … Continue reading

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How the Trinity DipTESOL is changing my career in Kazakhstan and beyond

Botagoz Koilybayeva has just completed our blended Trinity DipTESOL course. Originally from Kazakhstan, she has been teaching English since 2013 and now plans to do an MA in TESOL. In this blog post she tells you more about her journey and … Continue reading

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Free webinar: Integrating story telling techniques

In this free webinar with Oxford TEFL teacher trainer Karin Krummenacher we looked at ways to integrate story telling techniques in teacher development.   We looked at: The theory behind Story Telling – or why success stories never stick with … Continue reading

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Graduate Stories: Calin Pana

Calin Pana took our Trinity CertTESOL course in Barcelona in July 2016. Originally from Romania, and with a background in Economy and Business, he decided to obtain an accredited TEFL certification in order to fund his studies. Find out more about … Continue reading