The TOEFL® program offered professional development workshop in Ukraine
For the first time in Ukraine, ETS hosted a Propell® workshop for the TOEFL iBT® test. Designed specifically for English-language instructors, the workshop offers hands-on, innovative strategies for teachers in preparing students for the TOEFL® test. Workshops are available worldwide. Visit our website to see the workshops currently available.
The full-day session took place on Sunday, November 4, 2012 at Kyiv University of Law of the National Academy of Science of Ukraine. The event began at 10 a.m. and concluded at 6 p.m. and provided an extensive review of the TOEFL test while offering educators a platform to discuss successes and challenges in advancing English-language skills for students.
The one-day workshop offered instructional techniques and learning activities for English-language instructors to use in the classroom to build an engaging TOEFL iBT curriculum that will effectively prepare students for test day. Led by an ETS-trained specialist and based on the integrated-skills approach, the workshop included:
- a comprehensive overview of the TOEFL iBT test
- a detailed review of the scoring guidelines for the Writing and Speaking sections
- practice in scoring sample test-taker responses
- an engaging discussion on practical applications to guide classroom instruction
Over 90 Propell workshops for the TOEFL iBT test have been delivered in more than 15 countries. Find your Propell workshops on our website.
European universities interested in hosting a Propell workshop for their staff can contact firstname.lastname@example.org.