Michael Carrier

Michael Carrier is Director of Innovation & Partnership Development for The British Council, based in London. He has been involved in ELT for many years as a teacher, trainer, author, school director and network director. He has worked in Germany, Italy, Poland, UK and the USA, and lectured in many other countries.

He was formerly Executive Director of Eurocentres in Washington D.C. and CEO of the International House World network of schools.

His special field of interest is in elearning and the application of technology to Language Teaching, and he is the Editor of  the Technology section of the Modern English Teacher (MET) journal, and was recently Associate Professor at New School University, New York.

He is currently serving on the Board of the EAQUALS organization as Special Advisor.  He is also a member of the Board of  the English Language Teaching Journal and CUP’s Language Teaching journal.

He is a Fellow of the Royal Society of Arts, a Member of the Institute of Directors  and a Member of the Society of Authors.

He has written a number of English language textbooks.  He has presented recently at conferences held by IATEFL, TESOL, USAID, ICT Florence and Online Educa.

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