The TOEFL® ITP Tests are Promoted on a Roadshow in Turkey
From November 21-23, ETS Global, a wholly owned subsidiary of ETS - the creator of the TOEFL® and TOEIC® tests, and ETS Preferred Associate in Turkey, Standart Test Eğitim Hizmetleri (STE), hosted a series of seminars on a roadshow designed to promote the TOEFL® ITP tests to university officials and decision makers in Ankara, Izmir and Istanbul, to increase awareness and usage of the tests.
The seminars titled, “The Importance of English Proficiency and Teaching English in Blended Environments” was hosted by Gerben van Lent, ETS Global Executive Director for Knowledge Management, Market Support and Governance. His talk was followed by a short presentation about the TOEFL® ITP tests given by Tankut Atan, STE owner.
Attending universities represented a population of more than 200,000 students. During the event, many of these universities expressed interest in using the TOEFL® ITP tests for some of their needs in the future.
The TOEFL® ITP Assessment Series— the world's leading on-site English-language testing program offers colleges and universities, English language learning programs and other organiSations the opportunity to administer a convenient, affordable and reliable assessment of English-language skills.
“The event was a success,” says Ermay Duran, ETS Global Sales Development Manager e-Countries. “The roadshow fulfilled its purpose and provided a good baseline for future events that will provide increased visibility of our products.”