Tag Archives: English Language Teaching

BRAZ-TESOL RN | 19 November 2016 | Closing Plenary

HEART, MIND and SOUL: a holistic approach to the development of elt professionals Abstract Several teacher training and CPD (continuous professional development) schemes tend to focus on the so-called SKA (Skills, Knowledge and Attitude) matrix to the guide their activities. Unfortunately, … Continue reading

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The Many Faces of ELT in Brazil | Timetable

Here’s the timetable for the next BRAZ-TESOL RN seminar: The Many Faces of ELT in Brazil. Detailed information on speakers and sessions on: goo.gl/axkUak BRAZ-TESOL Rio Grande do Norte Chapter Together we are stronger

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III EPPI – Encontro Paraibano de Professores de Inglês | #RovingBrELT

Dear TESOLer, Last Friday, the 21st of October, on behalf of BRAZ-TESOL (and sponsored by HELBLING LANGUAGES), I had the opportunity to join ELT colleagues in João Pessoa for the III EPPI – Encontro Paraibano de Professores de Inglês at UFPB (Universidade … Continue reading

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BRAZ-TESOL Executive Board and Advisory Council 2017-2018

We would like to congratulate the newly-elected BRAZ-TESOLers who will support President Henrick Oprea (Brasilia, DF) lead the association in the next two years. Executive Board First Vice President: Higor Cavalcante (São Paulo, SP) Second Vice President: Marcela Cintra  (São Paulo, SP) Secretary: Fernando Guarany (Natal, … Continue reading

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As iron sharpens iron, so one teacher sharpens another

The BRAZ-TESOL Rio Grande do Norte Chapter (BTRN) was founded in early 2010 without a very definite idea of what difference we would effectively make. We all just felt we needed to do something to make the ELT community more … Continue reading

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BTRN Symposium Booklet

Dear TESOLer, Today is the day we meet for the I BRAZ-TESOL RN Symposium and we have carefully prepared a booklet which you can download from here. It contains the symposium schedule, speakers bios, session abstracts and more. I have … Continue reading

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Timetable | I BRAZ-TESOL RN Symposium

Dear TESOLer, We are pleased to share with you the timetable for the I BRAZ-TESOL RN Symposium – English in a changing world: Keeping up with the millennials – which takes place at IFRN (Instituto Federal do Rio Grande do … Continue reading

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A teacher’s account

Flavio de Ávila is a state sector teacher in Paraiba. He attended our BRAZ-TESOL RN event last may (and also the recent international conference in Brasilia). Flavio emailed us to share a bit of his experience at the Natal event (and … Continue reading

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Fanfic frenzy and other millennial genres in English Language Teaching

We are delighted to announce Jennifer Sarah Cooper as a plenary speaker.  Jennifer is a Professor of English at the Department of Foreign Modern Languages and Literatures at the Federal University of Rio Grande do Norte (UFRN). She has a … Continue reading

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Embracing Technology Inside and Outside the Classroom

BRAZ-TESOL RN would like to thank Andrea Souza, Anderson Leite and Endrigo Ramos of Cambridge University Press for their support in sponsoring Luiz Henrique Rose as one of our plenary speakers. Luiz has been working in the ELT field for over … Continue reading

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