Free Propell® Workshops in India for the TOEFL iBT® Test
- Shante Jenkins
- Shante Jenkins
Princeton, N.J. (April 30, 2014) —
Educational Testing Service (ETS), creator of the TOEFL® test announces another series of free Propell® workshops taking place in Ludhiana, Indore, Pune, Chandigarh, and Amritsar during the month of May.
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, these interactive and hands-on workshops provide instructional techniques and strategies for using the integrated-skills approach to teaching language and for preparing students for success.
The workshop dates are as follows:
"Student achievement and educator support is our main focus with these Propell workshops in India," said Jennifer Brown, Executive Director of the TOEFL Program. "Teachers will receive a Propell workshop kit that will guide them through stimulating sessions on teaching techniques and activities and help them learn more about the benefits of the TOEFL iBT test."
For more information on how to register, contact the following TOEFL iBT Resource Center:
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.
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 postsecondary education, and by 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