Who is it for?
Self-direction is an important skill in becoming a successful
learner. But surely this is a skill that is more suited to adults than
to children who need much more structure in their learning environment.
Plus, the language classroom already has so many pressures. How is it
possible to teach children English while also helping them develop the
skill of self-direction?
This session explores
self-direction in the context of language learning and how to embed
opportunities in the young learners' classroom for children to develop
the skills to become more self-aware and proactive language learners.Watch again