ELT Week: Say Something! Teaching Speaking
The American Center in Moscow and the English Language Office are inviting practicing and aspiring English language teachers to English Language Teaching Week on October 21-25, 2019. ELT Week at AMC is a week of daily lectures and workshops from ELT specialists on various aspects of teaching English as a foreign language. The topics covered will include teaching English through video, teaching speaking, teaching academic writing, EMI (English as a Medium of Instruction), and creating an online EL course.
On October 22 at 5-6 pm, you are invited to a workshop on teaching speaking in the EFL classroom by an English langauge specialist Vera Bobkova.
What to expect?
- Some theory on teaching Speaking
- A lot of actual speaking (semi-controlled and free practice)
- Only student-tested tasks, the ones that worked. Levels A2-B2
- Tips on where to find resources for Speaking lesson preparation
- Materials and ideas that you can use in your next class
- A lot of communication with wonderful colleagues
About the instructor:
- Practicing teacher (Golden Section, New School)
- Access program coordinator (US Department of State)
- British Council teacher trainer, 2008-2016
- Fulbright alumna with two years of experience of teaching Russian as a foreign language, USA and the UK
- Speaker at IATEFL, eMerging Forums, Trendy English conferences
Schedule of ELT Week events:
October 21 (Monday) at 6-7:30 pm: Workshop: Motivating Teens: Video in the EFL Classroom by Irina Kostyukovich, British Council teacher-trainer since 1998
October 22 (Tuesday) at 6-7:30 pm: Lecture: What do English as a Medium of Instruction teachers need to know about language? by Ann Mabbott, English Language Specialist (English Language Office)
October 23 (Wednesday) at 5:00-6:30 pm: Workshop: Academic Writing + Rhetorical Analysis by Leticia Medina, English Language Fellow (English Language Office)
October 25 (Friday) at 5-6:30 pm: Seminar: Theory and Practice of Online Course Design by Vladimir Mikhailov, Moscow Pedagogical State University
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Москва, Новинский бульвар, 21
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