Archive | 2013

Shaping the Way We Teach English Webinar Course

ANNOUNCEMENT Shaping the Way We Teach English Webinar Course 12 The Office of English Language Programs is pleased to offer our 12th 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. [...]

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E-Newsletter, Issue 8 (November-December 2013)

 In the current issue:  Editor’s Corner (p. 3) Using Bulgarian Folktales in English in the EFL Classroom, by Bill Templer (p. 5) Report on the 22nd BETA-IATEFL Conference, by Theodora Pontika (p. 22) Second Call for the 23rd BETA-IATEFL Conference (p. 24) Forthcoming Events (p. 25) SEETA News (p. 26) Click on the image to download [...]

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New online courses for English teachers

If you are a teacher of English and live outside Sofia or have a very busy schedule, you can register for the online courses with the British Council Bulgaria. The next session begins at the end of January and registration is open until 19 January. Join a multinational online learning community and choose from a number [...]

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Call for nominations: 2014 Study of United States Institutes for Scholars and Secondary School Educators

The United States Embassy in Sofia is now accepting applications for the 2014 Study of the United States Institutes (SUSI) for Scholars and for Secondary School Educators. Study of the United States Institutes are intensive post-graduate level academic programs with integrated study tours whose purpose is to provide foreign university faculty, scholars, and secondary school [...]

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E-Newsletter, Issue 7 (September-October 2013)

In the current issue: Editor’s Corner (p. 4) Selected papers from the 22nd Annual International Conference of BETA-IATEFL (p. 5) First call of the 23rd Annual International BETA-IATEFL Conference (p. 93) Forthcoming Events (p. 94) SEETA News (p. 97) Click on the image to download this open access issue ISSN 1314-6874

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Openness and connectedness: exploring the landscape of English language teaching in the modern world (selected papers)

Selected papers from the 22nd BETA-IATEFL Annual International Conference 21st – 23rd June 2013, Varna, Bulgaria BETA E-Newsletter, Issue 7, Year II, September-October 2013, ISSN 1314-6874 Contents: Kaizen and appropriate methodology: Innovation in the provision of pre-service education and training for English Language Teachers Steve Mann 5 Openness and connectedness – can we teach that? [...]

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ELT tendencies in pre-school and primary school education

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Enthusiasm for team presentations?

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Self-regulated learning at primary level – Yes please or No thanks?

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Helping students catch on and pick up verb-particle constructions

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