The TOEFL® Program Offers First-Ever Professional Development Workshop in Ukraine for English-Language Professionals
Propell ® Workshop Offered on November 4th, 2012 in Kiev - Ukraine
For the first time in Ukraine, ETS will host a professional development workshop offering an in-depth look at the TOEFL iBT® test. Designed specifically for English-language instructors, the workshop offers hands-on, innovative strategies for teachers in preparing students for the TOEFL test.
The full-day session will take place on Sunday, November 4th, 2012 at Kyiv University of Law of the National Academy of Science of Ukraine. The event will begin at 10 a.m. and conclude at 6 p.m. and will provide an extensive review of the TOEFL test while offering educators a platform to discuss successes and challenges in advancing English-language skills for students.
The one-day workshop will offer instructional techniques and learning activities for English-language instructors to use in the classroom to build an engaging TOEFL iBT curriculum to effectively prepare students for test day. Led by an ETS-trained specialist, and based on the integrated-skills approach, the workshop will include:
a comprehensive overview of the TOEFL iBT test
a detailed review of the scoring guidelines for the Writing and Speaking sections of the TOEFL iBT test
practice in scoring sample test-taker responses
an engaging discussion on practical applications to guide classroom instruction
More information regarding the November 4th, Propell Workshop, including registration, can be obtained by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org. Each conference participant will receive a workshop manual and a certificate of attendance.
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About the TOEFL Test
The TOEFL test is the most widely accepted English-language assessment in the world, recognised by more than 8,500 institutions in more than 130 countries. Globally, the TOEFL test is available at more than 4,500 testing sites in more than 165 countries. To date, more than 25 million students around the world have taken the TOEFL test.