Archive | 2016

E-Newsletter, Issue 26 (November – December 2016)

In the current issue Editors’ Corner  (p. 3) Results from a Needs Assessment of English Language Education in Bulgaria (Jesse Kiendl) (p. 6) Two Mini-fictions by Jacob A. Riis on Immigrants in Extreme Poverty (Bill Templer) (p. 29) Intercultural Communication and the Film Spanglish (Tsvetelena Taralova) (p. 47) Re-imagining Teaching or 9th ELTAM Biannual International [...]

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TESOL MThN Greece Official Representative Call

Dear BETA Member, The current TESOL Macedonia-Thrace Northern Greece Executive Committee has invited you to participate in its 24th Annual International Convention: “Teachers, Trends, Techniques: A world of change”, which will take place at the American College of Thessaloniki on 11th & 12th February 2017.   For further information visit the following website: http://www.tesolmacedoniathrace.org/2016/10/tesol-macedonia-thrace-northern-greece.html According [...]

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ELTA Serbia Official Representative Call

Dear BETA Member, The English Language Teachers’ Association of Serbia (ELTA Serbia) has invited you to participate in its 15th annual conference entitled “Awaken your curiosity”. The conference will be held at Singidunum University in Belgrade from 19th-20th May 2017. For further information visit the following website: http://elta.org.rs/2014/12/02/15th-elta-conference/. According to the partnership agreement, BETA-IATEFL will [...]

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Call for contributions to BETA-IATEFL E-Newsletter (November – December 2016)

Dear Colleagues, We would like to invite you to contribute to the November – December 2016 issue of the BETA-IATEFL E-Newsletter (ISSN 1314-6874). Please send your contributions to the editors at beta.iateflbg@gmail.com by 16 December 2016. Submissions received after this date will be considered for publication in the subsequent issues of the E-Newsletter .   [...]

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E-Newsletter, Issue 25 (September – October 2016)

In the current issue Editors’ Corner  (p.  3) Recommended Teaching Tools Leading to Improved Learning Experiences for Young Learners (Slavica Stojchevska) (p. 4) The European Union: A Better Place to Live (Stoyanka Delibeeva) (p. 8) “Kin”: A Christmas Story about New York’s Poor (Bill Templer)  (p. 25) Inclusive Aspects of the CLIL Approach. A Resource [...]

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BETA HAPPY DAY

УВАЖАЕМИ ПРЕПОДАВАТЕЛИ ПО АНГЛИЙСКИ ЕЗИК, Тази година Българската асоциация на преподавателите по английски език обявява „ЩАСТЛИВ“ ДЕН на 01.11.2016г. Тези от Вас, които подадат формуляр за членство (виж http://www.beta-iatefl.org/join-us/) на beta.iateflbg@gmail.com точно на указаната дата, ще подновят членството си или ще станат членове на нашата асоциация с „щастливата“ такса от 15 лв. вместо редовната от [...]

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Call for contributions to BETA-IATEFL E-Newsletter (September – October 2016)

Dear Colleagues, We would like to invite you to contribute to the September – October 2016 issue of the BETA-IATEFL E-Newsletter (ISSN 1314-6874). Please send your contributions to the editors at beta.iateflbg@gmail.com by 16 October 2016. Submissions received after this date will be considered for publication in the subsequent issues of the E-Newsletter . Your [...]

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E-Newsletter, Issue 24 (July – August 2016)

In the current issue Editors’ Corner (p.5) Using the English classroom for developing soft skills in children (Syana Harizanova) (p.7) Implementation of portfolio and self-assessment in EFL writing courses (Marina Samalieva) (p.15) Technical translation in second language acquisition (Violeta Karastateva) (p.26) Structuring paragraphs in scientific writing (English for Medical Purposes) (Ilina Doykova) (p.50) Input as [...]

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E-Newsletter, Issue 23 (May – June 2016)

In the current issue Editors’ Corner  (p. 3) Teachers as Readers: Learning to Reunite with Your Own Reading Identity over the Summer and Beyond (Bill Templer) (p. 4) The 25th BETA-IATEFL Annual International Conference (Zhivka Ilieva) (p. 11) First BETA Experience: Throw Me in the Deep and I Will Learn How to Host a Conference [...]

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To motivate learners, you need motivated teachers

Dear colleagues, Below you will find Bill Templer’s handout on factors that (de)motivate teachers. Many thanks to all the discussion participants for their active engagement and motivation! What motivates teachers 20 June Templer

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