Damian Williams

Damian Williams is a writer/author and teacher trainer based in Rio de Janeiro, but originally from London. He co-runs Tailor-Made English, a specialist English language services company (

Tom Ewens

Tom Ewens is from the UK and holds a Master’s degree in TESOL and Applied Linguistics, an IHC and a CertIBET. He has seven years teaching experience and has worked in Peru, South Korea, the UK and Kazakhstan. He is also an experienced ELT conference speaker and materials writer. His research interests include collaborative learning and the teaching […]

Özge Karaoğlu

I am a 30+ year old English teacher, a freelance teacher trainer and educational consultant in teaching young/very young learners + teaching with web based technologies; for international organizations, schools and institutes in Istanbul,Turkey. I am currently working at a private school as an EFL teacher in kindergarten and enjoying every minute of it. I am […]

Jennifer Verschoor

Jennifer Verschoor graduated from St. Andrews Scot’s School in Argentina. She holds degrees as English University Professor, Bachelor in Educational Management, English Public Translator and ICT in the Classroom validated by Trinity College London. At the moment she is studying for her Master´s degree in Virtual Environments. Her emphasis in training teachers to integrate technology into the classroom started several years ago. […]

Scott Thornbury

My name is Scott Thornbury. I’m a teacher and teacher educator, with over 30 years’ experience in English language teaching, and an MA from the University of Reading. I am currently Associate Professor of English Language Studies at the New School in New York, where I teach on an on-line MATESOL program. My previous experience includes teaching […]

George Woolard

George is based in Edinburgh. He’s worked in Greece, Malaysia and the UK as an ELT teacher and teacher trainer. He reads a lot. He’s still fascinated by language and how we manage to do it. He also walks a lot. Scotland is a great place for wild camping and hill walking.

Nicky Hockly

Nicky Hockly is an author, teacher and trainer with several methodology books already under her belt. She is Director of Pedagogy of The Consultants-E and specialises in ICT in ELT. When not writing books, she can be found on her blog E-moderation Station, on Twitter (@theConsultantsE), and on Facebook, Google+ and LinkedIn. You can read more about […]

Lindsay Clandfield

Lindsay Clandfield is a Canadian author, trainer and teacher based in Spain. As well as co-founding the round with Luke Meddings, Lindsay is the series editor of the Delta Teacher Development Series, the lead author of the critically-acclaimed Global Series, and the force behind the popular blog Six Things.

Luke Meddings

Luke Meddings is an ELT teacher, author and teacher trainer. He was a co-founder with Scott Thornbury of the dogme in ELT movement, and their award-winning book Teaching Unplugged was published in 2009. He was Deputy Editor of EL Gazette, wrote a monthly teaching column for the Guardian online, and co-founded the round with Lindsay Clandfield in 2011.