Association of English Language Teachers of Aktobe
AELTA

The name of the organization: Association of English Language Teachers of Aktobe (AELTA )

Address: A.Moldagulova avenue 34 Aktobe, Kazakhstan
Telephone: 8 (7132) 510150, +7 701 6115166
E-mail: gumralina@hotmail.com
Website: http://natek.freenet.kz
Projectsite: West Kazakhstan Oblast
President of the organization: Gulzhainar Umralina, English Language Teacher
The organization background, the year of establishment: “AELTA” was founded in 1995 to identify the needs of teachers from a wide range of educational contexts.
The mission of the organization: AELTA mission is to raise the level of English teaching through providing opportunities for effective teacher development and helping members to network and share experience with colleagues both within Aktobe and outside it. AELTA establishes and maintains close contacts with all secondary schools and universities and supports all kinds of activities aiming to facilitate and foster ELT.
The main aims of AELTA are to:

  • raise the level of English language teaching through providing opportunities for effective teacher development
  • help members share experience with colleagues both: within Kazakhstan and outside it
  • provide professionally managed resources
  • maintain contacts with government and non-governmental structures involved in ELT

AELTA achieves these aims by

  • designing and conducting teacher training courses, workshops
  • holding conferences
  • maintaining professional links with governmental and non-governmental organizations
  • implementing collaborative projects
  • participating in the programs sponsored by the US Government, Soros  Foundation, Open Society Institute
  • participating in the NATEK, CATEC conferences