Teacher-Training Conference

Teacher-Training Conference
Sharing Ideas in Language Teaching
November 4, 2010
Language Center, KIMEP
Call for Participation

Dear English Language Teachers, Language Instructors and Colleagues,
You are cordially invited to the Teacher-Training Conference:
Sharing Ideas in Language Teaching.

The conference organizers: Language Center of KIMEP and English Language Department of KBTU

When: Thursday, 04 November, 2010

Time: 9.30-17.10.

Where: KIMEP campus

The format of the conference is workshops and trainings. Strands will include: Classroom Assessment Techniques, Introduction to Academic Language, Bloom’s Taxonomy and Course Syllabi, How to Develop Reading Skills, Graphic Organizers as a Teaching and Learning Tool, Task-based Learning as a Cognitive Process, Mentoring: Helping New Teachers Swim Before They Sink, Using Digital Technologies for Teaching English.

The general aim of the conference is to promote effective methods and share ideas in language teaching. It is also an opportunity for professionals to meet each other for networking and building professional relationships that cross frontiers and provide groundwork for future activities that will be mutually beneficial for all involved. Focusing on the specific areas will enable us to ensure that participants walk away with solid deliverables and new knowledge. The conference will begin with a plenary followed by concurrent sessions. In addition, there will be a publishers’ exhibition. Coffee breaks are provided.
Participants will be awarded certificates

To register: Contact Assel Koldasova, assel_k@kimep.kz, +7 727 270-43-71 Deadline for registration is 29 October, 2010
Maira Yessimzhanova,
Research, Professional Development and Publicity Coordinator : LC