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Regional Events

"So-Pro" Apéros -- F2F and virtual

Mid-week "So-Pro" Apéros in 2021  -- Next event: 29 September --  in person at Tibits restaurant in Lausanne station

Don't let the pandemic get you down! Unwind mid-week and develop friendships with other teaching professionals at our quasi-monthly social-professional networking apéritif evenings.

ETAS Online Teacher Talking Time

Believe it or not – we’ve set up a place where TTT (teacher talking time) is encouraged and appreciated!

Our next session will be held on 30 September 2021 19:00-21:30 with Peach Richmond 

Online TOEFL Writing & Speaking Workshop - 7th Oct 2021

Want to become more effective at helping students build their writing and speaking skills for the TOEFL exam?

Get ready to up your game ! In this workshop, Sharon Acton, who has taught TOEFL prep courses at UNIL for the past 15 years, will share some of her tried and true methods, then open the floor to discussion and swapping of ideas by other participants.

Register via this Zoom link.


Teachers and Grapes -- 24 October, 2:30-4:30pm

Autumn meet-up / Walk through the vineyards near Montreux

After ‘Teachers and Trees’ this summer, two members from ETAS Vaud have organised a local autumn outing to relax, enjoy nature and connect with other teachers. This walk through the beautiful Lavaux vineyards overlooks Lake Geneva and features some breathtaking scenery guaranteed to replenish your energy.

Date: Sunday 24 October, from 2:30pm to approximately 4:30 pm. Meeting point Lutry station (details to follow)

ELT Academic Reading Group

Interested in discussing the latest academic research about English Language Teaching? This group meets on the first or second Friday of every month at 9:30 a.m. in the Migros Restaurant of the St. Gallen Bahnhof.  Free and open to all interested teachers.  Please email for details.