Peter Moor

Peter Moor started his career as an ELT teacher in the UK and Spain. In 1985, he became Director of Studies at International House Madrid. Between 1987 and 1999 he was a teacher/teacher trainer at International House London where he ran a large number of CELTA and DELTA courses and specialist courses for teachers, including materials writing. Peter also ran DELTA courses for International House Hungary and Switzerland.

Peter wrote the bestselling courses, Cutting Edge and New Cutting Edge (Pearson Education 1998-2005) with co-author Sarah Cunningham. Other publications include Making Headway (OUP 1991-1992) and Headway Pre-intermediate Pronunciation (OUP 1993) with co-author Sarah Cunningham

Peter has given lectures around the world on lexis, task-based learning and methodology. He has been a plenary/keynote speaker at British Council conferences in Italy, Mexico, Colombia and Vietnam, TESOL Arabia, TESOL Spain, IATEFL Poland, Brazil and Czech Republic.

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Sarah Cunningham

Sarah Cunningham has worked in ELT for over twenty-five years, originally as a teacher, teacher trainer and Director of Studies. She has worked in Greece, Spain, Hungary, Argentina and the UK, and for the last twenty years she has been involved in writing ELT materials.

She is the co-author of Cutting Edge and New Cutting Edge with Peter Moor, as well as a number of titles in the Headway Pronunciation and Making Headway series.

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Rachael Roberts

Rachael Roberts has been an ELT teacher and teacher trainer for over 20 years, working in Egypt, Portugal, Brazil, Poland, Latvia and the UK. She has been writing ELT materials since 1998. Among other titles, she is the author of IELTS Foundation, Premium B1, the new edition of Total English Intermediate and the recently published Real Life Advanced.

Combining her interests in teacher training and materials development, her blog,, aims to provide advice and ideas for anyone who enjoys devising their own activities and materials, as well as how to make the most of published materials.

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Julia Starr Keddle

Julia Starr Keddle has been involved in ELT for nearly 30 years. She taught for 10 years in Italy at the University of Florence and in the UK. She went on to develop courses for an ELT publisher. She is a teacher trainer and has worked with NILE, Norwich. She has written various courses with Martyn Hobbs, including Get Real and Commerce, Oxford English for Careers.

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Martyn Hobbs

Martyn Hobbs has been involved in ELT for nearly 30 years. He is a prize-winning playwright and screenplay writer and has written extensively for ELT, including course books, videos, and readers. He taught for 10 years in Italy at the University of Florence and in the UK, and has worked in ELT publishing in the field of video development. He is the co-author of various courses with Julia Starr Keddle, including Action Pack and Star Players.

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