If you're on a teaching placement abroad, what's the best way to make the most of your time outside the classroom? Faye Briscoe, a language assistant in France, has some tips: [ Britishcouncil.org Link ]
Applications for the 2017-18 British Council English Language Assistants programme are now open and will close on 28 February 2017. Find out more here: [ Goo.gl Link ]
Are you interested in politics?
With the BBC World Service, we bring you a series of debates in capitals across the world in a time of great change. The next debate is in Rome on 11 January. You can sign up here or catch up through the recording on 14 January, just a few days later: [ Britishcouncil.it Link ]