Tkt Presentation 2009
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Do you want to be the BEST kind of TEACHER that YOU CAN BE ?
HALF the BATTLE !
The OTHER HALF is joining in this
TKTSTUDY GROUP !!!
T K Tstands for
TEACHING KNOWLEDGE TEST
It was developed in 2005 by Cambridge ESOL: English for Speakers of Other Languages
*an INTERMEDIATE level of *
WILL ..... Where theres a will theres a way .
+* SKILL .... Practice makes perfect .
Learning which is self-initiated and which involves feelings as well as cognition is most likely to be lasting and pervasive.
We cannot teach another person directly; We can only facilitate his-her learning. Carl Rogers
As TKT Facilitatorswe aim at promoting * * * * * * significance and relevance; sense of competence and confidence; autonomy and self-management; awaremess of studying strategies; sense of belonging to a community of teachers : SHARING and CARING; purpose beyond the exam: becoming a Refective Practitioner
T K Tconsists of Module One : Module Two :
3 modules :
* describing language and language skills * learners needs and characteristics * techniques, activities and assessment * lesson planning * selection and use of resourses and materials
Module Three:*Teachers and learners language * classroom management
Module I*PHONOLOGY *The
Needs and Characteristics
Module I*Exposure and focus on form *ASSESSMENT*THE
ROLE OF ERROR
*Practice activities and tasks *functions
GRAMMAR LEXIS PHONOLOGY THE LEARNER
*writing *reading *listening *speakingTHE ROLE OF ERROR ASSESSMENT
MODULE 2Sequencing lessons
Choosing assessment activities
Identifying and selecting AIMS
MODULE 2Selecting coursebook materials
Selecting & using aids
Supplementary materials & activities
Managing the teaching & learning process
MODULE 3Classroom languageCorrecting & giving feedback Categorizing learners mistakes
you will NOT lose any sleep over it because
THE EXAMINATION DATES ARE IN YOUR HANDS !
The Teacher Portfolio is a free service, and helps teachers record and reflect on their work and can be used when they are thinking, writing and talking about their teaching past, present and future. www.TeacherPortfolio.CambridgeESOL.org
Special training in BLOGS and WIKIS
MOTIVATION needs to be both CREATED and CONTINUED TKT COURSEBOOK P.38
Back to being students again !
Metacognitive strategies in the spotlight !
Centering your learning
Arranging and planning your learning
Evaluating your learning
DO count on:
* personalized coaching * on-line support * Friday access to the computer lab
and FORMAL PRE-TESTS FOR FREE !
On-line TKT support with FREE CALLING ! Once youve downloaded Skype, and so have your colleagues, you can get started on the really cool stuff such as making completely free and great quality calls from your computer. Thats the great thing about Skype: you can use your internet connection and turn your computer into an internet phone and make free Skype-to-Skype calls. You will need to have a headset (or use your computers built-in microphone and speakers) to talk to each other. Free Skype-to-Skype calls to anywhere in the world. And at any time, day or night, morning or weekends. Check your Skype timetable for each Forum.
Who dares to TEACH must never cease to LEARN. John Cotton Dana