About Chris Roland
Chris is based in Seville at ELI language academy. He has also taught and trained in Cádiz, Barcelona, Nottingham, Damascus and Aleppo. He has experience as both an IELTS and Cambridge examiner and has worked with teachers across a range of scenarios including school inspections and as a tutor on the Trinity Certificate and Diploma courses in methodology. He is a regular speaker on the conference circuit in Spain and Portugal and his particular interests lie in the area of exploiting written text, improving classroom management with teens and looking at the finer points of task design. He has written a range of supplementary materials for course books and currently works with Oxford University Press on immersion courses for teachers and on their Schools Improvement Programme.