Continuous Professional Development 2020
Strategic planning for technology-enhanced EFL teaching and learning
In this course you will: reflect on and critique the use of technology in a variety of learning contexts; gain good knowledge of digital media production and presentational tools; apply this knowledge to plan and design classroom activities to enhance EFL learning; learn how to use digital tools to help your students develop the skills required to thrive in the 21st century.
Course tutor: Gabriela Cuscione
Fridays from 8:30 to 10:00
A practical approach to language and pronunciation
In this course you will: update your diction and acquire tools to reach pronunciation at different levels; learn different accents and trends in speech to boost your students’ performance in listening activities; analyse the language used in news reports poems and modern short stories to develop your own and your students’ creativity and critical thinking skills; better your command of language and pronunciation to become a more effective model for your students.
Course tutor: Giselle Badía
Fridays from 10:30 to 12:00
Emerging trends in ECL: The “what” and the “how”
In this course you will: gain knowledge of the latest techniques, methodological tools and pedagogical theories in order to use them to enrich your course syllabus; design activities for students to develop their talents and personal skills, to encourage self-awareness and foster values; understand the crucial role of emotions in the learning process; reflect upon special consideration groups, course books and assessment criteria.
Course tutor: Patricia Zorio
Fridays from 9:30 to 11:00
Teaching knowledge test modules 1, 2 and 3
Preparation for TKT
This course approaches ongoing development through the Cambridge Assessment English Teaching Knowledge Test (TKT), which is a test of knowledge about the principles and practice of English language teaching.
The aim of the course is to lead participants to reflect on how they are developing as a teacher. It is ideal for those who want to prove their teaching knowledge with a globally recognized certificate.
The course is intended only for those who are going to sit modules 1, 2 and 3 on October 31st 2020.
Course tutor: Analía Dobboletta