2022 GROW 16 - Support for Beginning Teachers of Languages
Course Duration
9 month programme
Date/Time

3 March - 14 November 2022

Overview

This program is intended for BEGINNING TEACHERS of ALL LANGUAGES (less than 5 years of language teaching experience) who wish to build their confidence, knowledge and classroom abilities. 

New teachers bring energy and enthusiasm to their classrooms, but also a specific set of needs along with specific challenges. This Grow cluster will provide the following support to beginning teachers of languages:

  • Learn and experiment with effective language teaching pedagogies and classroom management strategies
  • Work together to develop comprehensive language teaching programmes
  • Discuss the specific challenges that you are facing and explore possible solutions

 

 

Workshop 1

Learn/Revisit

Ellis and iCLT principles

Managing the classroom 



Thu 3 Mar 

9.00am-3.00pm

Workshop 2

Learn/Revisit
Teaching the language system

 

 

 


Thu 24 Mar 

4.00pm-5.00pm online

Workshop 3

Design/Examine

Planning lessons

 

 

 

 

Mon 23 May 

4.00pm-5.00pm online

Workshop 4 

Explore/Experience

Teaching listening, reading, speaking, and writing to enhance communication in target languages
 



Wed 22 Jun

9.00am-3.00pm

Workshop 5 

Develop/Share

Strategies for coping with issues in language teaching
 

 

 


Wed 10 Aug

4.00pm-5.00pm online

Workshop 6 

Report/Plan

Inquiry presentations and next steps

 

 


Mon 14 Nov

4.00pm-5.00pm online