TESOL Speaker Schedule
Wednesday 6th April
Andreina España and Janet Raskin: Learn Beyond, Teach Beyond, GO BEYOND
9:30am-10:15am – Room 322
Go Beyond is a brand new six-level, American English series for teenage students. The course is structured on detailed mapping to the CEFR and international exams, taking teenagers from A1+ to B2 and providing an innovative mix of print and digital that not only advance students’ language skills but also enhance their 21st century skills. This session will walk the audience through the format of the lessons and illustrate how the scaffolded approach is designed to ease teacher planning, while the digital components keep digital natives engaged.
Thursday 7th April
Dorothy Zemach: Teaching Study Skills
4:00pm - 4:45pm – Key 12
“They should have learned study skills in high school.” Yes — but what if they didn’t? University students sometimes arrive with brain power and drive, but without the organization and habits necessary for academic success. The presenter will demonstrate useful techniques for teaching and practicing academic study skills.