Further reading

Topic Focus

To share further relevant resources.


At the end of each unit, you will get further information about the topic of the unit. 

Below you'll find a number of resources that you might find useful at this stage. 

Teacher Training and Education Special Interest Group
This is a SIG (also known as TTEdSIG) for teacher trainers and educators, run by members of IATEFL.

ELTED Journal
This  is an online open-access journal that aims to promote research findings and current thinking  for those involved in teacher education. 

Modern English Teacher 
This includes useful advice, activities and readable articles for teacher trainers and educators working in most contexts. Please note, you have to pay to access most of the content.

The Teacher Trainer Journal
This is the foremost teacher training journal for those involved in TESOL teacher training. It is a valuable resource, including articles, letters and comments that are relevant for almost anyone involved in teaching, educating or mentoring teachers.

CPD for Trainers

The British Council’s CPD for teacher trainers online resource is a mine of useful information for teacher trainers in almost every context. Cambridge English also have a Trainer Framework, which can help you identify where you are at present, as well as supporting your future development.

Thank you for completing this short, orientation unit to our Being a Teacher Trainer course, which we hope you found both interesting and engaging.

If you have any further questions about this or any other courses we offer, please feel free to contact us at: tefl@sheffield.ac.uk