The American Center in Moscow invites pre-service and in-service English language teachers to join a series of online viewing sessions of the “American English Live: Teacher Development Series 15” webcasts every other Thursday from September 8, 2022 through November 17, 2022 at 11 a.m. MSK and 4 p.m. MSK.
These viewing sessions will be conducted by the American Center in Moscow on Zoom and will be followed by a discussion. At the end of each webinar, participants can complete a short quiz to earn a digital participation badge. Additionally, participants who attend 4 out of 6 online viewing and discussion sessions can earn an e-certificate.
American English Live Series 15 — six free professional development webinars for English language teachers around the world — will explore topics including Using Music in the EFL Classroom, Project-Based Learning (PBL), and Multi-Level Classes.
The participants who attend 4 out of 6 online viewing and discussion sessions hosted by the American Center in Moscow on Zoom will earn an e-certificate from the Regional English Language Office. The viewing sessions take place every other Thursday from September 8, 2022 through November 17, 2022. You can sign up for each session by clicking the links below. To qualify for an e-certificate, you need to attend 4 out of 6 sessions on Zoom and fill out an attendance form during the session.
On September 22 at 11:00 a.m. MSK and 4:00 p.m. MSK, during the session “Scaffolding Project-Based Instruction: Supporting Student Success,” Tabitha Kidwell will identify challenges faced during project-based learning (PBL) and share scaffolding-based strategies to overcome them. Participants will deepen their understanding of both PBL and instructional scaffolding.
Here are the dates and topics of all viewing sessions of Series 15 — click on the links to sign up:
September 8, 2022 at 11:00 a.m.-12:30 p.m. MSK or 4:00-5:30 p.m. MSK — “Sing Out Loud! Wordplay: Music Resources for English Language Teachers” with Katrina Schmidt
September 22, 2022 at 11:00 a.m.-12:30 p.m. MSK or 4:00-5:30 p.m. MSK — “Scaffolding Project-Based Instruction: Supporting Student Success” with Tabitha Kidwell
October 6, 2022 at 11:00 a.m.-12:30 p.m. MSK or 4:00-5:30 p.m. MSK — “Implementing Peer Assessment in Project-Based Learning” with Juli Sarris
October 20, 2022 at 11:00 a.m.-12:30 p.m. MSK or 4:00-5:30 p.m. MSK — “Becoming a News Reporter: A Case Study in Project-Based Learning” with Jeremy Beal
November 3, 2022 at 11:00 a.m.-12:30 p.m. MSK or 4:00-5:30 p.m. MSK — “Alternatives to Classroom Debate” with Stephanie Owens Upadhyay
November 17, 2022 at 11:00 a.m.-12:30 p.m. MSK or 4:00-5:30 p.m. MSK — “Opening and Closing Routines for Multi-Level Classrooms” with Richard Silberg
ALL AMERICAN CENTER IN MOSCOW EVENTS ARE FREE OF CHARGE / ВСЕ МЕРОПРИЯТИЯ АМЕРИКАНСКОГО ЦЕНТРА В МОСКВЕ БЕСПЛАТНЫ
This viewing and discussion session is hosted on Zoom, so if you are interested in joining, please create a Zoom account beforehand. When registering below, please submit your valid email address to receive a link to the class Zoom meeting 30 minutes before the session begins.
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