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Teacher Professional Development Solutions

Project  English Language Teacher Professional Development for Nanxiang Town Education Committee
Client  Nanxiang Town Education Committee
Country China
Duration 2006 – 2008

Project Description

  • 15 primary and secondary school teachers were identified to increase their English Language skills and to broaden their teaching methodologies.

 

BHI’s role

  • BHI developed a training course for teachers based on a brief from the Nanxiang Town Education Committee
  • 15 participants came to BHI to undertake the 4 weeks training course. The course focussed on the four macro skills of reading, writing, listening and speaking
  • Customisation for best outcome included individual and group work, use of best practice resources, Computer Assisted Language Learning (CALL), field trips including to a TESOL bookstore and practical Action Learning activities
  • support for teachers including arranging accommodation in Australia and assistance in obtaining visas.