Professional Development

for English Teachers

The 28th P.A.R.K. Conference

Life Skills Toolbox


Jiří Horák

KEY WORDSlife skills, Cambridge Life Competencies Framework, collaboration, social responsibilities, emotional development, useful activities

AGE GROUPSyoung learners, teens, young adults, adults

CEFR LEVELSA0, A1, A2, B1, B2, C1, C2


In this seminar, we will focus on Cambridge Life Competencies – specifically on collaboration, social responsibilities and emotional development. I will share hands-on activities and ideas that I have gathered and implemented in my own classes along with useful resources that you can experiment with in your lessons.

Ji?í Horák works as a freelance teacher trainer for Cambridge University Press & Assessment based in the Czech Republic and he also makes videos for the YouTube channel “Learn English with Cambridge”. He is an IB certified English teacher with a vast experience in teaching kids, teens and adults. Currently, he is a teacher at Gymnázium Evolution in Prague.