Book Dianne Tyers as a Presenter or Keynote Speaker

Dianne Dianne has held numerous English language teaching, training and management positions over the past 26 years in six different countries. She owns Advance Consulting for Education, INC, an English language teacher training and curriculum development company.  Dianne holds a PhD from the University of Toronto.  She also holds a Master of Applied Linguistics (University of Queensland) and an MBA (University of Western Ontario).  Dianne has presented at international, national and provincial conferences including: TESOL, TESL Canada, MexTESOL, TESL Ontario, ATESL, BCTEAL, TESOL Arabia, English UK and a number of local conferences over the last 10 years. 

Dianne is a sought-after speaker for presentations, workshops and plenary addresses.  Dianne brings to her presentations cutting-edge knowledge of English language teaching with a focus on practical application.  Dianne's dynamic presentation style engages audiences with actionable content and an original style leaving participants with practical knowledge and an experience to remember.  Her presentations are always educational, bringing the audience current trends and key learning.


Presentation Topics

Dianne can speak on any of the following topics:

* Beyond Explanations: A Variety of Grammar Presentation Techniques

* Evaluating Grammar Activities: The E-factor and the A-factor

* Practice Grammar Without Pen and Paper

* Using Creative Writing to Teach English

* Using Drama to Teach English

* Using Poetry to Teach English

* Teaching Critical Thinking Skills in English for Academic Purposes

* Tips and Techniques for Teaching Business English

* Understanding Workplace Culture

* The Dark Side of Classroom Management: Managing Aggressive Student Behaviour

* Context Matters: Where You Teach Influences How You Teach

* The Realities of Multicultural Management

* Coaching as a Management Tool

* Understanding Change Management

* A Framework for Curriculum Design


If you have a specific topic in mind that you don't see above, please contact us so that we can customize a presentation to your needs.


What Attendees are Saying About Dianne's Presentations

Dianne PresentationQuotes 3  Of all the sessions I attended, yours was the most useful and easily implemented... I wanted you to know that your presentation was appreciated.  I know a session was worthwhile if I leave it with many new thoughts and ideas running through my mind. Quotes 4       

- TESOL conference attendee.

Quotes 3  Learned good, useful, hands-on activities that could be readily used in the classroom.  The best presentation of all.  Highly recommended. Quotes 4            

- BCTEAL conference attendee.

Quotes 3  This was an excellent and fun workshop with enthusiastic audience participation.  I learned a lot and I look forward to using the information in my classes.  Dianne was a great facilitator as well as teacher.  I am glad I attended this session. Quotes 4

- BCTEAL conference attendee.

Quotes 3  Thank you so much for your presentation... I learned so much from it... I know how much my students and my school district here in the US will appreciate it! Quotes 4 

- TESOL conference attendee

Quotes 3  Thank you very much for your presentation on teaching critical thinking skills.  As I see those interested in critical thinking in academic contexts go similar routes but there are always new angles to look into this challenging task and you have presented some very practical techniques.  Very interesting indeed. Quotes 4 

- TESOL conference attendee


Watch Dianne's online presentation of "Yes, There ARE Patterns to English Spelling" at the REALIZE 2015 online forum below:



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