New Methods SIG is for anyone interested in doing, sharing, and learning about all forms of English Language teaching

English language teachers will exchange their various experiences in creating materials for effective teaching methods. The concept of student-centric lessons will be evaluated and compared to the concepts of experienced foreign instructors.

New Technologies SIG is for anyone interested in the application of new technologies in learning, teaching or teacher training of English. Contact Sulushash Kerimkulova

Participants will share the experience in using computers, television, video cassette recorders, and tape players in the classroom. Teachers will practice using all functions of the language computer labs and produce their own lessons that best take advantage of the functionality. This theme will examine: distance and e-learning; English language and communication; the role of English in global communication. Teachers will also be oriented to the NATEK website to access continuous news and updated teaching and pedagogical information.