Materials writing news and views, April 2022

Materials writing update ‘for the real world’.

Sorry, this is in a scatty order but it’s all there!

National Geographic Learning webinars

I was looking for a link to the National Geographic talk on ‘intercultural skills for the real world’. Ended up flicking through the NGL webinar list and noticed some relate to materials writing, have a look here. Also amusing that the intercultural skills one had ‘for the real world’ This has become THE go-to phrase to include in webinar titles. Here’s my old review of another ‘for the real world’ titled webinar.

Turns out there’s a demo lesson on the intercultural stuff in May, part of the promo for Voices.


MaWSIG pre-conference event for IATEFL is titled ‘Exploring dichotomies, bridging gaps and joining the dots’. Sponsored by TransformELT. More here.

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