Cultivating a positive mindset, learning to grow from failure and developing a sense of self are just some of the crucial skills our students need, particularly in these challenging times. In this talk, New Close Up author Katherine Stannett will be looking at how we can use our unique position as language teachers to encourage our students both to study well and to live well.
ABOUT THE SPEAKERS
Katherine Stannett is an author with over twenty years of experience. She spent two years in Japan in the 1990s, teaching English to a wide variety of students in many different settings. She is the co-author of several successful secondary series and has also written articles, songs and raps for many popular EFL magazines. She has written two levels of the new National Geographic Middle School series, Impact, one level of the new National Geographic Primary series, Look and Imagine, and is a co-author of New Close Up. She has given presentations and run workshops in many countries around the world and also conducts webinars from her home office in the UK.