One of the most important things in teaching is learner autonomy development. We will discuss the ways of making our learners of English more effective, responsible, motivated and successful in learning in general. Workshop materials will be based on new secondary school course “Choices”.
Presenter: Anna Voronina leading Methodologist of Pearson Publishing House
To prepare teenagers for the Russian State Exam (ЕГЭ), you need to address the skills and language demanded in the exam and use a methodology which takes into account the specific needs and interests of teenagers. As demonstrated, with the right balance of strategy training and language support, teenagers can achieve exam success and have fun on the way.
Presenter: Wayne Rimmer has taught English in England, Germany, Moldova, Thailand and Russia. He has co-authored 'Active Grammar' – a three-level Cambridge grammar book for schoolchildren, and 'Exam Success' – a new course for Russian State Exam preparation which has just appeared from Cambridge University Press. Wayne is also Coordinator of the IATEFL Pronunciation Special Interest Group.