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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5 Things I wish I had known before teaching very young learners

Our guest blogger Taylor Grabowski is from California, USA and completed the Trinity CertTESOL, Developing Teacher with Spanish and Teaching Young Learners course at Oxford TEFL Barcelona. She is now a full-time teacher in the school, specializing in Teaching Young … Continue reading

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Free webinar: The Cambridge Exam Class Booster

In this free webinar, Oxford TEFL tutor Billie Haase introduced teachers to a variety of activities to bring back life into the Cambridge exam classroom. Preparing for Cambridge exams can sometimes be a dry and repetitive experience and as a … Continue reading

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Free teacher training workshops in Barcelona this November

If you are in Barcelona this November why not take advantage of our free teacher training workshops? Learn some practical tips from experienced teachers and trainers at Oxford TEFL in central Barcelona. Network with other teachers in and around the … Continue reading

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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