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.
Claire Venables

Making your Young Learner Classes Financially Rewarding

Claire Venables has been teaching young learners for over seventeen years. She is our tutor on our online Teaching Young Learners course and also on our Trinity DipTESOL course. She recently gave a Question and Answer session for us: Making … Continue reading

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Claire Venables: Where are you now?

  Claire Venables took our Trinity DipTESOL course in Barcelona in 2006 and since then has moved to Brazil to start her own business. In this blog post, Claire describes what inspires her, how she manages her work life and … Continue reading

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Graduate Story: Tim Jervis

Tim Jervis is originally from Canada but has been teaching English in Korea. He decided to gain his Trinity CertTESOL with us in Barcelona and he then landed a job in Taiwan. In this blog post he explains what it’s … Continue reading

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Meet our Trinity DipTESOL trainees

We have just welcomed a new group of lovely Trinity DipTESOL trainees to our course which started on November 3rd 2017. As part of the course, we ask our trainees to post a video to the forum which introduces themselves, … Continue reading

A Reflection on the Innovate EdTech Conference in London

Three years ago, the Innovate ELT conference was born. Since then, it has been hugely successful for a number of reasons; namely in its ability to bring anyone in the world of ELT together to learn from each other, share … Continue reading