March 21, 2019
by Nora Nagy
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Hooked on Books: mindfulness and reading with Jane Revell

In this series of interviews we talk to teachers, ELT writers, visual artists and researchers about the importance of using literature in the language classroom. Together they have over a hundred years of experience in teaching and writing so they can definitely … Continue reading

March 8, 2019
by Nora Nagy
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Inspiring teachers: teaching young learners in Italy

In this series we talk to inspiring teachers who use stories and storytelling to set up reading programmes and creative projects, and use the arts and literature to develop their students’ language and literacy skills. We share real examples from real teachers … Continue reading

November 21, 2018
by Nora Nagy
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Meet the illustrator: Simone Manfrini

How do you illustrate a famous classic? What are the first steps you take in this exciting process? We talked to Simone Manfrini, the illustrator of our new classic reader, The Age of Innocence written by Edith Wharton. This novel … Continue reading

October 2, 2018
by Nora Nagy
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Inspiring teachers: group reading radio play in Germany

In this series we talk to inspiring teachers who use stories and storytelling to set up reading programmes and creative projects, and use the arts and literature to develop their students’ language and literacy skills. We share real examples from real … Continue reading

August 24, 2018
by Nora Nagy
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Inspiring teachers: creativity and reading in Germany

In this series we talk to inspiring teachers who use stories and storytelling to set up reading programmes and creative projects, and use the arts and literature to develop their students’ language and literacy skills. We share real examples from real … Continue reading