Plan Backwards to Move Students Forward | Online Seminar for English Language Teachers
Plan Backwards to Move Students Forward Webinar for English Language Teachers
Get ready for the next webinar for English language teachers hosted by the Regional English Language Office at the US Embassy. This time we will explore how planning backwards from language and content objectives helps students reach their English language learning goals. The seminar will be presented by Teresa Troyer, English Language Fellow for the US Department of State.
After registering, you will receive a confirmation email with instructions to join the webinar.
How to connect?
You can access from any computer or smartphone connected to the Internet and watch it live. When the webinar begins, connect to audio using a microphone and speakers (VoIP). A headset is recommended. View System Requirements
Plan Backwards to Move Students Forward How do you know you are reaching your English proficiency goals with your students? More importantly, how do your students know what and how they are learning? Join this webinar map a lesson from finish to start. Examine how planning from essential questions increases student motivation. Explore how planning backwards from language and content objectives helps everyone reach their goals.
Teresa is currently an English Fellow in Colombia, working on Action Research with the Centro Colombo Americano and with the Ministry of Education on professional development projects with public school English teachers. Teresa has 12 years of ESL program administration experience in Ohio (USA) where she started the dual language program and the program for newly arrived refugee high school students. She was a high school English teacher in the Peace Corps in Slovakia and in New York City. She has also taught ESL at the university level in Ohio, China, and Indonesia.