Zuzana Straková: Plenary and YLs Workshop

  Every time we put on a conference, we get the question: “Will  Zuzana Straková be there?” If we answer “No”, the response is often “Oh. Then maybe I won’t come.” But this year we can say, “YES!” So come! We are so pleased that Sue has fit us into her busy schedule. We always enjoy…

Presenting the YLs Workshop Facilitators

We’re very pleased to have excellent teachers in the field of teaching young learners (preschool, kindergarten, and primary) join us for this year’s conference. Of course, there’s our own Zuzka Straková from Prešov who will be doing a 90-min workshop, but then we have three others who are also tops in the field: teacher trainer and materials…

Katka Klemanová

3 SIMPLE, FUN STRATEGIES TO INCREASE YLS’ SELF-MOTIVATION & INTEREST (BEGINNER PRIMARY; TEACHERS WITH SOME EXPERIENCE) SATURDAY 2.25-5.10PM (with Katka Klemanová) Young learners are particularly capable when it comes to learning skills for mastering languages, because this is the time when they are most impressionable and wired to learn effortlessly and quickly. However, this only works…

Queenie Tan

3 FUN AND EFFECTIVE WAYS TO DAILY TEACH YOUR OWN KIDS ENGLISH (AGES BIRTH TO 8; ALL PARENTS) SATURDAY 11.10-11.55 As teachers, we tend to rely on a standard curriculum when it comes to teaching young children English within the classroom environment. However, it is quite different at home and when it involves our own…

Barbi Bujtás

WE’VE GROWN GEN Z, NOW WHAT? (A1-A2 PRIMARY; ALL TEACHERS) SATURDAY 11.10-11.55 These days, kids are different. Come and see my take on how to cope with these lovely little gamers/Z geners/consumers/YouTubers. This is a workshop that hopes to show you how I survived another school year of afternoon classes in a Hungarian small town…

Sylvie Doláková

STORIES AS A PLATFORM FOR CLIL (BEGINNER PRIMARY; TEACHERS WITH SOME EXPERIENCE) SATURDAY 10.15-11AM Stories are considered a traditional treasure of each culture. The workshop shows how we can use a simple story to cater for all areas of children’s early learning, namely language, maths, science, music, art and craft and physical activities (CLIL), all…