Hello, I’m Kieran Donaghy, a university teacher, teacher trainer and materials writer with over 25 years’ experience in English language teaching.
Film English won a British Council ELTons Award for Innovation in Teacher Resources, and the most prestigious European media in education prize, the MEDEA Award, in 2013, and an English Speaking Union Award in 2014.
I have published extensively in the field of teaching and my publications include Films in Health Sciences Education (University of Barcelona), How to Write Activities for Film and Video (ELT Teacher2Writer), and the methodology book on the use of film in language teaching Film in Action (DELTA Publishing).
I am also the founder of the only conference exclusively on the use of images in language teaching, The Image Conference, and the co-founder of the Visual Arts Circle, a community of practice for language teaching professional interested in the use of the visual arts in language education.
I currently work as a university teacher at UAB Idiomes Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona, freelance writer, teacher trainer and international conference speaker.
I am an experienced speaker and trainer who has given talks and workshops in many countries. If you would like me to give a workshop or talk at your event then please contact me at firstname.lastname@example.org.
You can find out more about my work by watching this short video.
You can find out more about me and my work at my author website.