Staff training funding supports the professional development of Teachers, Headteachers or Principals and other staff in the form of participation in structured courses and structured study visits to Schools/Institutes & Training Seminar abroad.
English Matters offers you and your school structured courses and structured study visit to Schools/Institutes & Training Seminar in Spain, Finland, Iceland, Norway, Sweden, Ireland and Italy.
We have an experience of over twenty years in the organization of courses and training programmes for teachers such as the current ERASMUS+ KA1. EM’s training programmes have been traditionally approved by National Agency and offered to European teachers through the former Comenius-Grundtvig Training Database. At present our programmes are on the new catalogue School Education Gateway.
You can check the web our training proposal for 2019, 2020 and 2021 with complete description of the courses and dates. We also give you the possibility of apply on-line and download the course reference program that interests you as well as a comprehensive guide to apply for Erasmus+ KA1 to help you raise your project.
Here is a summary of the courses currently offered. Click on the course name to go to the description page:
|I. English & Culture courses for Teachers|
|TALKING to PEOPLE: Inquiry-based and Cooperative Methodology||Dublin (IRELAND)|
|ENGLISH and CULTURE: Methodology of Culture for Teachers of English||Dublin (IRELAND)|
|Spanish Language and Culture / Lengua y Cultura Española||Jaén (SPAIN)|
|II. CLIL Courses|
|CLIL in DUBLIN: Content and Language Integrated Learning||Dublin (IRELAND)|
|The CLIL Club in SPAIN: Content and Language Integrated Learning||Jaén (SPAIN)|
|III. English Language Courses for Teachers|
|ENGLISH for TEACHERS (A2, B1) in Ireland||Dublin (IRELAND)|
|ENGLISH for TEACHERS (A2, B1) in United Kingdom||Leeds & Edinburgh|
|ACTIVATE your ENGLISH for Teaching (B1+, B2) in Ireland||Dublin (IRELAND)|
|ACTIVATE your ENGLISH for Teaching (B1+, B2) in United Kingdom||Leeds & Edinburgh|
|IV. METHODOLOGY Courses|
|ENGLISH and METHODOLOGY in Edinburgh: for teachers of English||Edinburgh (Scotland)|
|ENGLISH and METHODOLOGY in Spain: A 21st Century Approach for teachers of English||Jaén (SPAIN)|
|V. ICT Courses for Teachers|
|ICT for TEACHING in Ireland: A practical course to incorporate Information Technology into Teaching||Dublin (IRELAND)|
|ICT for TEACHING in Spain: A practical course to incorporate Information Technology into Teaching||Jaén (SPAIN)|
|VI. Course: “Structured Educational Visit to Schools/Institutes & Training Seminar”|
|Course: “Structured Educational Visit to Schools/Institutes & Training Seminars for Teachers and other School Staff”||SPAIN – FINLAND – ICELAND – NORWAY – SWEDEN – IRELAND – ITALY|
|VII. English course for non-teaching staff|
|Erasmus+ Active English-Intensive for Staff: Course for non-teaching staff with A2, B1 level of English||Dublin (IRELAND)|
Each year, teachers from all over Europe have the opportunity to live this experience. You can find pictures and comments of the latest courses by following us in: