Meet the Makers Lunchtime panel session
There are a few writers called Clare Harris out there…
There are! There’s a wonderful Professor Clare Harris at Oxford University who writes about Tibet. Then there was Clare Winger Harris who was an early sci-fi writer… and there’s a Claire Harris poet (and probably many others). I think I’m the only ESL writer, so no one is likely to confuse us.
English Express is a new Australian series of English learning resources. They are suitable for adult learners and they focus on practical, everyday English. The resources include eBooks and animated videos. There’s also a YouTube channel and an online store.
For now, the resources are mainly for learners at beginner level. Hopefully in the near future, the resources will expand to include other levels as well.
The Book Next Door
I started off as a volunteer tutor, as a university student in Liverpool, in the UK. My learner had one afternoon a week off, from her work in a family restaurant – and how did she spend it? Studying with me. That was my introduction to just how much someone can want to learn.
Bernard Miles is a learning designer based in Sydney, Australia. He creates learning materials and assessment tools for English/LLN programs as well as vocational training programs. Before that, he taught English to migrants and also international students.