Free Propell® Workshop for the TOEFL iBT® Test in Cochin, India

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Princeton, N.J. (November 27, 2013) —

Educational Testing Service (ETS), creator of the TOEFL® test is pleased to announce the upcoming Propell® workshop taking place in Cochin, India, on December 5, 2013.

The Propell workshop is a one-day professional development program designed to help English-language teachers meet the challenges of teaching English to students as a second language. Using examples from the Listening, Reading, Speaking and Writing sections of the TOEFL iBT® test, the workshop provides instructional techniques and strategies for applying the integrated skills approach to teaching language and for preparing students for success.

"Our mission with this free, one-day Propell workshop is to support educators in Cochin, India," said Jennifer Brown, Executive Director of the TOEFL Program. "Teachers not only learn about the benefits of the TOEFL iBT test, but the workshop also provides them with the tools necessary to help students thoroughly prepare for the test."

For more information about the Propell workshops, please visit: http://www.ets.org/toefl/english_programs/help_students/propell_workshop

For more information on how to register, contact the following TOEFL iBT Resource Center:

Learning Links Foundation
1209, Padma Tower I, 5 Rajendra Place
New Delhi – 110008
India
Email: toefl.info@learninglinksindia.org
Phone: 09711237111
Website: www.learninglinksindia.org

About the TOEFL Test

The TOEFL iBT® test, the most widely accepted academic English-language assessment, is recognized by more than 9,000 institutions in more than 130 countries. The TOEFL iBT test measures an individual's ability to use and understand English in an academic setting. The assessment evaluates how well an individual combines the listening, reading, speaking and writing skills needed to perform academic tasks.

About ETS

At ETS, we advance quality and equity in education for people worldwide by creating assessments based on rigorous research. ETS serves individuals, educational institutions and government agencies by providing customized solutions for teacher certification, English language learning, and elementary, secondary and post-secondary education, as well as conducting education research, analysis and policy studies. Founded as a nonprofit in 1947, ETS develops, administers and scores more than 50 million tests annually — including the TOEFL® and TOEIC® tests, the GRE® tests and The Praxis Series™ assessments — in more than 180 countries, at over 9,000 locations worldwide. www.ets.org