Category Archives: Success Stories

Inspiring Teacher Award winner: Tetiana Kulynok

Inspiring Teacher Award winner: Tetiana Kulynok

Pearson English Global Teacher Award 2019 winner for Europe & Central Asia, Tetiana Kulynok is the emblem of a great educator. She has made it her mission to engage her students and make them active citizens in the community, even when times are tough.  Jeremy Harmer, author and methodology legend in the ELT arena, spoke […]

Encouraging a life-long love of English

Encouraging a life-long love of English

In this Amazing Readers story we learn how schools in Italy are spreading the love of reading using Pearson English Readers. We spoke to the Director of Studies of Kids Can school, Vanessa Hartson-Walker, about their goals, the implementation of the Amazing Readers library and the feedback from students, parents and teachers.  Encouraging a love […]

Planning lessons more efficiently with the Global Scale of English

Planning lessons more efficiently with the Global Scale of English

The Global Scale of English (GSE) has a number of relevant uses for students, teachers, institutions and government ministries alike. It was designed, primarily, to give teachers more information about what students need to learn, as well as to address the limitations of a six-level CEFR. The scale does this by expanding on the original […]

Improving English For Panama’s First Bilingual Generation

Improving English For Panama’s First Bilingual Generation

We couldn’t be more proud to see Teacher Award Winner Pablo Santos continuing to do great work in Panama. Since joining us at IATEFL in Liverpool, he has been on national TV and even met the President, Juan Carlos Varela. In this article, which was first published on Pearson LearnED, he talks about creating more […]

Teacher Award winners share their highlights from IATEFL 2019

After 5 productive days of workshops, talks, and thought-provoking discussions, IATEFL 2019 has come to an end. We have left full of inspiration and look forward to sharing everything we’ve learned on the blog over the coming months. One thing which we are really sad about is saying goodbye to our Teacher Award winners. It’s […]

Meet a Teacher Award judge: Nick Robinson

Meet a Teacher Award judge: Nick Robinson

Another year, another inspiring group of applicants for our annual Pearson English Global Teacher Award. Back in October, we announced that the competition was once again open to teachers who wanted to share their inspirational stories and compete for a chance to win an all expenses paid trip to IATEFL (UK) or TESOL (US). Applications […]

2019 Pearson English Global Teacher Award

2019 Pearson English Global Teacher Award

We are extremely pleased to announce the winners of the 2019 Pearson English Global Teacher Award. Celebrating the great work teachers do, this year’s award saw a record number of entries. We were truly humbled by the passion and enthusiasm you displayed. It’s clear that you are having a huge impact on the lives of […]