Jerome Washington

So You Want Me to Read a Book?!

Audience focus: Teachers of adolescent learners, Teachers of adult learners, Freelance teachers


Reading is an ability humans use every day. When it pertains to reading books though, EFL learners are often intimidated by it. This can be remedied by making a book's character more relatable to said learner. In this workshop, you will be taken on an unforgettable adventure, while also being given the blueprint to entice EFL learners to read more often.


Jerome Washington, originally from Detroit, MI, has been living in Lublin since 2014. He is an English teacher at Lubelska Szkoła Realna (Poland).
It was at IATEFL 28 that his passion for writing was restored. After the events of presenting at IATEFL 31, he now desires to spread the importance of reading to teachers and students alike.