This free online conference will be going on all day until 2pm GMT. Lots of interesting talks today.
Bethany Cagnol has a BA from the University of Virginia, USA, and an MA in Teaching Second and Foreign Languages from the University of London Institute in Paris. She owns two companies in Paris, France, for language training,
consultancy, project management and translations. She recently managed
the hiring of authors and editors around the world to produce e-learning
applications for eduPad.
She was the president of TESOL France, (Teachers of English to Speakers of Other Languages), and currently serves on the boards of IATEFL BESIG (International Association of Teachers of English as a Foreign Language Business English Special Interest Group), and the IATEFL Conference Committee.
She's written materials for Cambridge University Press, Pearson and Cornelsen and has spoken at several international conferences. Her interests include training adults and the professional development of teachers.
Bethany blogs about the pros and cons of being a freelancer in France: http://freelanceteacherinfrance.blogspot.com/. In her free time she studies opera at the Conservatory of Vincennes.