This is a new series of blog posts for teachers looking to become materials writers. It aims to help future writers explore topics and issues in writing, encourage deeper insight into the content of published materials, and promote a principled approach to materials development.
To what extent do you agree with these statements?
- The coursebooks I use/know reflect the realities of my learners.
- The coursebooks I use/know include topics that may be considered controversial.
- The images and stories in the coursebooks I use/know include members of underrepresented groups.
Think of a clear example to support each of your responses.(more…)