2020 posed many challenges for us teachers, but also helped us see that we can find a way to keep teaching whether we were working online, dealing with face-to-face lessons and social distancing, or doing a mix of the two in hybrid teaching. So, now it’s time to review that knowledge and experience and look forward to the year ahead by setting new goals.

In his first video of 2021 for Pavilion ELT, Rubens Heredia makes five suggestions of things you could try to improve your lessons and keep developing your career in the new year.


Useful references

Heredia, R. (2020). ‘5 ways to make lessons more student centred.’ Pavilion ELT vlog.

Gross, S. and Gross, S. (2020). ‘Turning the tables: taking lessons from becoming learners.’ English Teaching professional, 131.