“Education is not the filling of a pail, but the lighting of a fire.” (W.B. Yeats)

As an English native speaker who's worked in education in Germany for over twenty years (learn more about me), writing materials, consulting, speaking and teaching (see what I do), I'm deeply committed to making the learning, and teaching, process as fruitful and rewarding as possible (read more on my blog). 





Teaching blogs

Are you looking for innovative materials and ways to integrate different media into your lessons? Then please stop by my teaching blog.

Recent posts

16.06. The power of the press?

24.06. Alone

01.04. The best of April Fool's Day

You'll find more ideas under Louise's Teaching Tips at muc.kobis.de, a cooperation with the Münchner Kommunaler Bildungsserver für Medienpädagogik.


What's new?

Cooperation with the Münchner Kommunaler Bildungsserver für Medienpädagogik

09.04. The second post in my new blog Louise's Teaching Tips for the Pädagogisches Institut in Munich has just gone live: "Brexit or Bremain - that is the question!".


New publications:

Teaching Grammar Essentials

  Teaching Grammar Essentials


Talks & workshops - beginning of new school year: 

29.09. Talk: Speaking is like sportGMF Bundeskongress Fremdsprachen, Nürnberg

04.10. Workshop: Authentic English in Context, Pädagogisches Institut, München 

Interested in a talk at your school? Get in touch!