WORKSHOP ON ENGLISH LANGUAGE TEACHING
A WORKSHOP ON ENGLISH LANGUAGE TEACHING
A one day workshop on English Language Teaching was rganised by Dayawati Modi Academy, Varanasi on 13th December. Ms. Maryann Vaisoha, a renowned Language & Teacher Trainer was the Resource Person.
After the formal welcome and lighting of lamp, the session started with an emphasis on to ensure ‘Learner Centred Classroom’ teaching-learning followed by a healthy discussion over ‘Communicative’, ‘Collaborative’ and ‘Interactive’ teaching. Ms. Vaisoha told that ‘Purpose’ and ‘desire’ in teaching-learning makes the process commnuicative.
Technique to develop skills among the students was shared by her. An interesting activity on ‘Learning Styles’ – VAKT (Visual, Auditory, Kinaesthetic & Tactile) was conducted to help the Teachers draw out the learning style of their students. Teachers as learners also drew out what kind of learners they are.
Emphasis on the Activities for Kinaesthetic Learners e.g. ‘Board Rush’, ‘Jump’, ‘Running Dictation’ & ‘Mingle Activity’ was given and followed by the group performance by the participants.
The Resource Person finally highlighted the importance of ‘Reinforcement of Learning’.
As many as 60 participants of the reputed Schools of Varanasi and around participated in the event.
Dr. Ranjan Roy, Principal Host School rendered his Vote of Thanks followed by the distribution of the Pariticipation Certificates and a Group Photo Session.