ELT Articles

Language Program Management

Language Program Management articles provide you with the latest trends, research and recommendations from the world of management. Use the information to fine tune your management style, improve your processes and systems and take your management skills to the next level.

The Teaching Interview

Hiring staff is one of your most important tasks when running any organization. In a language program it is even more important; your teachers are the direct link between your organization and your customers, the students. You need to have the best possible people representing your program both inside the classroom and outside the classroom. With this in mind, you need to take extra care during the interview process when hiring teaching staff. 

Improving Your Staff Professional Development Sessions

Professional development days for staff are a very important part of keeping your school running smoothly and having everyone on the same page when it comes to school management and teaching practices. How do you ensure that your PD hours are most efficiently spent?

Defining Staff Roles and Responsibilities

Do your staff keep stepping on each others' toes? Do they find that, unknown to each other, they are working on the same tasks? Do they argue over who is responsible for what? If you answered 'yes' to any of these questions, it is time to look at how your staff roles and responsibilities are defined and allocated.