American English Webinars
The Office of English Language Programs is pleased to offer our 16th webinar course entitled Shaping the Way We Teach English. The 6 online seminars of the course cover a variety of topics and are intended for teachers of English or future teachers of English around the world. Participants who attend 4 out of the 6 webinars will receive e-certificates. Participants are encouraged to join the associated Ning (http://www.shapingenglish.ning.com) to participate in discussions, view or download video and other materials from the sessions, and access recordings of the webinars.
The series will take place from April 22 to July 1, 2015. Each 90-minute webinar will be held every other Wednesday at 8:00 a.m. in Washington, D.C. (check http://timeanddate.com for the time in your region).
Please Note! To take part in the webinars, please email TbilisiExchanges@state.gov with the following information:
First name, last name, email address, and country
If you are interested in hosting a viewing session, please indicate that as well
**A few days before each webinar, you will receive a reminder email with the link to the webinar. Please select “Enter as a guest” and login with your FIRST NAME ONLY and country (example: Jenny USA).
Your computer must have Adobe Flash Player, which comes pre-installed on most computers worldwide. If prompted to do so, you may download the free player at http://get.adobe.com/flashplayer/
Shaping the Way We Teach English Webinar Course 16 will be a unique course—each webinar will be related to English Teaching Forum.
What Happened to Listening? Practical Tips for Increasing Listening Practice Time
Presenter: Kevin McCaughey
Wednesday April 22, 2015
Spoken Grammar and Its Role in the English Language Classroom
Presenter: Amanda Hilliard
Wednesday May 6, 2015
Going Green: Merging Environmental Education and Language Instruction
Presenter: Staci Hauschild
Wednesday May 20, 2015
Rock and Roll English Teaching
Presenter: Tim Robinson
Wednesday June 3, 2015
Introducing the New English Teaching Forum
Presenter: FORUM team
Wednesday June 17, 2015
Talking to Learn across Cultures and Communities
Presenter: Spencer Salas
Wednesday, July 1, 2015