ELT-Consultants was founded in 2010, any projects or events listed before that year were delivered by individual Directors or Associates (please refer to individual CV). Projects and events listed in descending year order, with newest first.


Project: UCL/IOE for Kazakhstan MoE secondary school AP textbook project guiding Kazak teachers in writing text books for grades 7-12 across 9 school subjects trilingual approach- Russian, Kazak and English along with elements of CLIL

Attendance at workshops in order to help with guiding authors (a) across all 9 subjects and then later (b) specifically for Arts authors and editors writing the TG for World History consultant for CLIL

Location: Kazakhstan and London

Duration: 2015-2017


Status: Awarded

Partner: UCL/IOE  Kazakhstan MoE



Project: Author training

Development and delivery of training workshops and provision of 1-1 guidance and support for L2 Kazakh Teacher Authors at Grade 7.

Location:  Astana, Kazakhstan

Duration:  3 months – June/August 2016

Donor: CUP

Status: Awarded

Partner: Nazarbayev Intellectual Schools




Event: Certificate in English Language Teaching to Adults (CELTA) course

Delivery of the Cambridge/ESOL CELTA course – a pre-service training programme designed for teachers entering the English language teaching profession.

Location:  Almaty, Kazakhstan
Duration:  July 2009 – 1 month               
Donor: International House (Interpress)
Status: Awarded
Partner: International House (Interpress)



Kazakhstan: Country facts

  • 16.44 million
GDP per capita (2011 PPP$)
  • 21,505.65
Adult literacy rate (% 15 and older)
  • 99.7%
Gross enrolment ratio: primary (% of children of primary school age)
  • 105
Gross enrolment ratio: secondary (% of children of secondary school age)
  • 98
Gross enrolment ratio: tertiary (% of population of tertiary school age)
  • 45
Primary school dropout rates (% of primary school cohort)
  • 0.72
Pupil-teacher ratio
  • 16
Expenditure on education (% of GDP)
  • 3.06

Source: United Nations Human Development Reports 2014