Michael Brand

A Formula for success at B2 First

Preparing students for exams involves helping them get their language to the required level and equipping them with skills and strategies. This can include helping students recognise paraphrase or the author’s opinion, navigating Use of English, or showing them how to collaborate in a speaking task. Today we’ll look at effective activities to develop skills for B2 First.

Michael is a Teacher Trainer for Pearson. Having taught in England and Spain, he has experience in the public, private and state-assisted sectors and has taught YL, teens and adults. His interests include collaborative learning, gamification and video. He's a teacher on the ELTon award-winning Live Classes project: online lessons which bring together students from all over the world.