The future of English language teaching

29 October 2015 18:00 - 29 October 2015 21:00 Add to Calendar 29-10-2015 18:00:00 29-10-2015 21:00:00 36 The future of English language teaching Tuke Hall, Regent's University London DD/MM/YYYY

Panel discussion on the challenges facing English language teachers and trainers internationally.

English is now the global language, connecting people around the world, and the way it is taught is changing. Developments in technology are breaking down barriers and opening up new ideas and ways of teaching.

A set of internationally agreed standards for the training of teachers is needed to ensure that qualifications gained locally have currency in all parts of the world.

Join us for a debate involving some highly experienced international academics, both in person and via live video stream. You can follow the event in person or online.

Speakers

Chair: Julian Kenny, Head of English Language Centre, Regent’s University London

Speakers: Padmini Boruah, Paul Seligson, Valeria Franca, Scott Thornbury, David Graddol

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Tuke Hall, Regent’s University London
Registration from 17:15
Drinks reception from 20:15

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Reserve your place online by Friday 23 October

Programme

17:15: Registration
18:00: Panel Discussion
19:15: Q&A from the audience (both at the event and online)
20:00: Summation and closing
20:15: Drinks Reception
21:30: Closing

Regent’s University London has no connection with Regent University of Virginia USA

 

Last updated: 20 July 2017

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