A selection of popular ELT blogs created either by teachers or for teachers.
Click on the thumbnail previews or the links to explore the ones that catch your eye.
This blog, explains Scott Thornbury, acts as a companion to his dictionary-encyclopedia of English language teaching called An A-Z of ELT published by Macmillan in 2006.
Teacher trainer, lecturer and materials writer Philip Kerr addresses some of the issues raised in his guide to adaptive learning in ELT.
Gabrielle Jones shares experiences, ideas and lessons for business English.
Anna Costikoglou blog/website is “designed for English teachers and students in Greek public schools and for those who are interested in video-based lessons.”
Articles that cast a critical eye over the so-called digital revolution and explore its significance for the development of ELT.
Offered with the aim of presenting language and education research in a digestible format, the blog aims to help teachers benefit from academic research without taking too much of their time away from the classroom.
Teacher trainer and materials writer Rachel Roberts shares tips and ideas for making materials.
A blog for ELT news, reviews and opinions on EdTech, gaming, mobile and online learning, publishing and learning.
From a teacher with over ten years EFL teaching experience in South Korea, Romania and the UK, who is currently the Young Learner Co-ordinator at LTC Eastbourne.
In this ETp magazine sponsored blog, intercultural skills trainer and materials developer, Chia Suan Chong regularly shares her take on ELT related issues.
Extreme Language Teaching is an independent publishing venture set up by the authors Robert Campbell and Lindsay Clandfield and bills itself as “the home of adventure, sci-fi and horror materials for English Language Teachers!”
This blog from university teacher, teacher trainer and materials writer, Kieran Donaghy has won a British Council ELTons Award for Innovation in Teacher Resources and offers a wide range of film-based lesson activities.
A blog about presenting, conferences, and the world of training and teaching.
Weekly updates with resources on classroom instruction.
Leo Selivan’s blog has a wealth of ELT resources that focus on lexical activities and is used as a platform for reflections on language teaching in general.
A blog to share ideas to help make school more interesting.
This Oxford University Press blog offers teachers, trainers, lecturers and authors resources for the classroom, hints and tips for teaching.
A blog informed by this mission statement “Let’s collaborate on strategies for engaging all our students through effective instructional methods and technology.”
A multi-faceted blog from Athens based teacher, teacher trainer and materials writer Marisa Constantinides.
In addition to hundreds of articles on ELTA, Alex Case’s blog offers a wealth of teaching materials on all kinds of topics.
This blog is maintained by a language teacher who is “interested in balancing simple and easy to use programs with …[their]… own teaching style.”
As the title suggests, Barcelona-based language teacher and teacher trainer Tim Warre shares a wide range of lesson plans and teaching ideas on this regularly updated blog.
If you have any suggestions for blogs that could be added to this list, please leave a comment below.