Arabic Language Teaching Conference Keynote Address
TELLAL gives keynote presentation at Arabic Language Teaching International Conference in London…
As part of an international Arabic Language Teaching conference, TELLAL’s Senior Vice President, Dr Linda Rush, gave a keynote speech on “Making the Conventional Unconventional: Reflections on a Values-based Approach to Arabic Teacher Training in the UAE”.
The two-day event was held in London on 24th and 25th November 2017, and was jointly hosted by the University of Westminster and TELLAL’s Arabic language partners, the Sharek Centre. The conference titled “Creativity in the Teaching and Learning of Arabic Language: Future Directions”, brought together educators, students, academics and policy makers from across the field of Arabic Language teaching.
TELLAL also hosted a workshop on “Using Avatars in Teacher Training Programmes”, in which Sheryl Rogers, our Senior Manager for Digital Professional Learning & Development, shared insights into the successes of TELLAL’s avatar simulation lab in our own teacher training and development programmes.