have struggled with my teaching background throughout the year. I wasn't sure if a more 'natural' look was better or if I should have staged it from the beginning. Sometimes I'd have my bookcases, other times I'd be at the dining table with the plants in the background.
So, 2020. COVID. Working from home. Teaching online. Would you really have imagined that our appearance would have been so important? I really didn’t and yet it has actually been extremely important to me.
The talk helped me realise that I needed to get these things in order so that I could make my life easier, be more supportive of my (prospective) students and also to market myself better.
Last week, I was lucky enough to attend two career development sessions provided by The Language Show. Since many talks and events have been cancelled this year, lots of teachers, trainers and other educationalists are sharing their knowledge through online webinars - most of them are free, too! The first one I attended was by... Continue Reading →