Face to face workshops

Find out about, request or register for workshops in your UK region or check out opportunities and apply to attend workshops across Europe.

UK professional development workshops

eTwinning-Erasmus+ and the Modern Foreign Languages (MFL) English curriculum, Birmingham

Who: UK school Leaders, department heads, assistant and deputy heads, primary and secondary teachers.
When: Wednesday 26 April, 10.00am - 16.00.
What: Modern Foreign Languages schools policy using eTwinning and Erasmus+.opportunity to meet and network with colleagues from across the UK and to learn from experienced eTwinning teacher ambassadors. Course fees and lunch costs will be covered by the British Council.
Where: De Vere Colmore Gate, Birmingham, West Midlands, B3 2QD.
How: Register to attend here.

Introduction to eTwinning, London

What: Workshop providing an introduction to eTwinning
When: Tuesday 27 June, 9.30am – 12.00
Where: Highgate Wood School, Montenotte Rd, London N8 8RN
How: Please email etwinning@britishcouncil.org

European professional development workshops

UK

Who: Primary teachers of any subject area.
What: An eTwinning multilateral workshop in the UK on the theme of literacy. Join teachers from 16 countries to learn more about eTwinning, and how eTwinning projects can support literacy in the primary curriculum.  The key aim  is for teachers to meet new partners, share good practice and  start an eTwinning project.
When: 25- 27 May 2017.
Where: Hilton Gateshead, Newcastle, UK
Deadline: The deadline for applications is Monday 10 April 2017. The UK National Support Service for eTwinning will let you know if you have been selected by no later than Tuesday 18 April.
How: Apply here.

Latvia

Who: Nursery teachers
What: Join nursery teachers from the UK, Czech Republic, Lithuania, Poland and Croatia to share good practice and ideas and meet new partners. The key aim is to register new and exciting eTwinning projects with the support of experienced eTwinning Ambassadors who will provide training on creating projects for this age group.
When:  13-15 September 2017
Where: Riga, Latvia
Deadline: Sunday 4 June 2017
How: Apply here.

France

Who:  Secondary teachers of any subject area interested in setting up an eTwinning project with a French school.
What: An eTwinning bilateral seminar in France. The workshop will bring teachers from the UK and France together to share good practice meet new partners and to plan and register new and exciting eTwinning projects. 
When: 29 September- 01 October 2017
Where: France – exact location TBC
Deadline: Sunday 4 June 2017
How: Apply here.

Germany

Who: Secondary MFL teachers
What: The aim of the workshop is to bring MFL teachers from the UK, Belgium, Netherlands Luxembourg and France together to share good practice and ideas , network  and register new and exciting eTwinning projects.
When: 16-18 November 2017
Where: Trier, Germany
Deadline: Sunday 4 June 2017
How: Apply here.

Greece

Who: Teachers of any subject area and age group
What: A thematic conference on the theme of computational thinking for all teachers across Europe from any subject area.  Computational thinking is essential to the development of computer applications, but it can also be used to support problem solving across all disciplines, including the humanities, maths and science. During the conference, teachers will have the opportunity to attend a variety of workshops on topics such as coding, robotics and problem-based learning and will be supported in organising collaborative eTwinning projects.
When: 29 September -01 October
Where: Athens, Greece
Deadline: Sunday 4 June 2017
How: Apply here.

Georgia

Who: Secondary teachers
What: A professional development workshop for eTwinning beginners on the theme of history and culture. Join teachers from across Europe together to share good practice and meet partners. .Participants will be supported to create and register new and exciting eTwinning projects on the theme.
When: 3-5 October 2017
Where: Tbilisi, Georgia
Deadline: Sunday 4 June 2017
How: Apply here.

Slovakia

Who: Pre-primary and primary teachers of any subject area
What: A professional development workshop for primary and pre-primary teachers from across Europe on the theme of school inclusion. Tea will have the opportunity to share good practice, network and set up high quality eTwinning projects on the theme.
When: 5-7 October 2017
Where: Bratislava , Slovakia
Deadline: Sunday 4 June 2017
How: Apply here.

Ireland

Who: Teachers looking to set up an eTwinning project with an Irish school
What: The workshop will bring teachers from the UK and Ireland together to share good practice meet new partners and to register new and exciting eTwinning projects.
When: November 2017
Where: Ireland – exact location TBC
Deadline: Sunday 4 June 2017
How: Details coming soon

Greece

Who: Primary Teachers, eTwinning beginners
What: A Multilateral Seminar for eTwinning beginners on the theme of creativity in eTwinning projects. This seminar will bring teachers from across Europe together to share good practice and meet partners. Teachers will be supported to plan and register creative eTwinning projects
When: November 2017
Where: Greece – exact location TBC
Deadline: Sunday 4 June 2017
How: Details coming soon

Spain

Who: Secondary Spanish teachers  - the working language of the workshop will be Spanish
What: The workshop will bring Spanish teachers from across Europe together to share good practice, meet partners and register new and exciting eTwinning projects through the medium of Spanish.
When: November 2017
Where: Spain – exact  location TBC
How: Details coming soon

Arrange a free workshop in your area

Free workshops are held in the morning, full day, late afternoon sessions, or INSET days. We will:

  • arrange a date, time, workshop theme
  • provide the venue, including equipment hire and refreshments (this can be your own school)
  • identify eTwinning experts in your area to deliver the session
  • ask for your help to contact teachers in your area to attend the workshop
  • cover costs such as venue and equipment hire, supply cover for speakers (and their associated travel and accommodation costs), and refreshments. (Unfortunately we cannot meet supply cover costs for participants).

Email us to arrange a free workshop.