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New blog article by John Arnold: Five reasons to attend BELTA Day or another conference

New blog article by John Arnold: Five reasons to attend BELTA Day or another conference

22/02/2017 - 09:17

In this new blog, John Arnold, BELTA President talks about the added value conferences can bring to a teacher and his or her classroom. Have you ever considered going to a professional conference, but then questioned why you should spend your time and money? BELTA President John Arnold has some practical reasons for attending a conference in our latest blog post, ‘Five reasons to attend BELTA Day or another conference.’ While giving practical reasons, John also talks about some of the talks/workshops that he is looking forward to at this year’s BELTA Day.

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WELCOME TO OUR NEW WEBSITE- John Arnold BELTA

Welcome to our new website- John Arnold BELTA President

04/02/2017 - 20:17

We are proud to launch this new version of our BELTA Belgium website. The BELTA website is our primary means of communication between the Board and our members and the wider international ELT community. So what is different? Well, at first glance, you might think that not a lot has changed. The colours and layouts are similar, but we have streamlined it, chosen a more uniform look for our different pages and believe we have created a website that is easier to navigate. Not to get too technical, but our new site follows a more traditional website structure instead of a blog structure. 

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BELTA DAY 2017 PLENARY SPEAKER: MR DAVID CRYSTAL

BELTA Day 2017 plenary speaker Professor David Crystal

30/11/2016 - 16:16

It is an honour and a pleasure to announce the BELTA Day 2017 Plenary Speaker: the patron of IATEFL (the International Association of Teachers of English as a Foreign Language), MR DAVID CRYSTAL!

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Save the date: May 13 BELTA Day 2017

SAVE THE DATE: MAY 13 BELTA DAY 2017

30/11/2016 - 16:14

Great news, the official date for our 2017 conference is known! Save May 13 for a very special 5th edition anniversary!

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IATEFL Glasgow 2017 – Apply for scholarships!

30/11/2016 - 16:12

As an associate of IATEFL, we are always very happy to share IATEFL updates, especially about attending the annual conference! We know how interesting and how much fun it can be to make the trip and meet other English teachers from all over the globe-in fact for many of us, attending IATEFL is one of the highlights of the year!- . So, read on and learn all about how to attend IATEFL for less than the regular fee!

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About us

The Belgian English Language Teachers Association (BELTA) is a non-profit organization for teachers of English in Belgium. We seek to encourage the professional development of English language teachers in Belgium by offering possibilities for discussion and the exchange of ideas and experience through our conferences, workshops, webinars, blog, website, and social media presence. We are run entirely by volunteers. If you’d like to join us or help out, please contact us.

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