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TEFL Resources

  • Rising Stars
    An online guide that provides a useful insight into phonics, with advice for both teachers and parents in regard to how to use them with children. This guide also provides a FAQ and more resources for an in-depth look at phonics.
  • EF Standard English Test  A free, online English test designed to meet the high technical standards of the TOEFL, IELTS and other tests in the field. Give it a try and test your English today.
     A practical site with ideas for using activities with teens by the British Council.
    Another popular site for help with teaching young learners by the British Council.
  • Dave’s EFL Café
    One of the most successful English language sites on the Internet, lots of content in many different areas.
  • Guardian Education
    A varied collection of news and articles from around the World and related to ELT. There’s also a section with lesson plans at lower and higher levels. From one of the U.K.’s more popular newspapers.
  • A varied collection of articles and sub-sections of interest to the teaching profession in general. From one of the UK's most repsected newspapers. 
  • Songsforteaching.com
    This site is not only for ELT but also to promote learning through using music. Well worth a look though.
  • Free online dictionary 
    Blog English around the world
    Buzzword: Words in the news
    Open dictionary: Crowdsourced dictionary
  • Free online dictionary English - Spanish - Catalan
    Free translator
    Bab.la
    An online translation dictionary for a variety of different languages. It also has practical activities to use in the classroom to revise and practise vocabulary.