|Datum||Freitag, 16.02.2018 16:00–20:00 Uhr|
|Anzahl Termine||1 x|
Volkshochschule Burgstraße / 216
There are as many opinions on this issue as
the VHS has English teachers. Wherever you
stand, this workshop series will clarify and
may change your attitude and methods.
Starting with a meeting to discuss the
findings of our survey in the autumn of 2017
and set the agenda, we’ll discuss, develop and
practise ways to:
Raise teachers’ confidence in their ability to
introduce vocabulary and grammar in English,
with less theoretical explanation and more
Wean learners off their dependence on translation
from and explanation in German
and deal with their objections, anxieties and
expectations of perfection.
Invent and refine classroom activities that
encourage learners to use English exclusively.
Develop a repertoire of English classroom
management language and signals.
To emphasise: these will be WORKSHOPS
i.e., there’s no one right answer, everyone
has something valuable to contribute, and
everyone’s views and experience will be
After the launch meeting there will be four
workshops on Friday afternoons or Saturday
mornings through till 29 June.