Experiencing educational and cultural exchange in the United States: impressions and curiosities | BRAZ-TESOL RN

Teaser - Samara

Abstract: In this session I will describe the experience of taking part in a nine-week educational and cultural exchange program (financed by SETEC/CAPES) in the United States of America this year. I will report on the TESOL program I attended at Northern Virginia Community College (NOVA) along with 73 Federal Institution teachers from all over Brazil. In addition, I will give an account of some curiosities and impressions I find interesting about the places where I have been, as it was my first time visiting this country, and how this experience has impacted my life as an English teacher.

Speaker’s bio: Samara Freitas has been an EFL teacher for nine years. She holds a degree in Letras-inglês (UFRN), a specialist title in English Language Learning and Teaching (UFRN), a Master’s degree in Applied Linguistics (UFRN) and currently teaches at IFRN – Campus Lajes. Her particular ELT research interests are: English language learning, technology-mediated learning and psycholinguistic factors in English language acquisition.

Hope to see you all there!

WHEN? 20 May
WHERE? FACEX Unidade I (http://facex.com.br)
FEE? Members Free || Early bird R$ 30,00 || After 10/05 R$ 40,00
HOW TO REGISTER? Here http://www.braztesol.org.br/btrnmay20

EVENT TIMETABLE: https://goo.gl/6gERV7

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