Start timeFriday 7 June, 00:00
End timeFriday 7 June, 00:00
21st century skills is a term we have been hearing recently in various contexts. It refers to teaching for the future in new changing learning environments, developing thinking tools, being creative and innovative together, and preparing for future careers. This talk explores how ELT can embrace this trend by helping learners become critical thinkers, effective communicators and good collaborators.
About Hania Kryszewska
Hania Kryszewska is a teacher, teacher trainer and trainer of trainers. She is a senior lecturer at the University of Gdańsk, Poland. She is co-author of resource books: Learner Based Teaching, OUP, Towards Teaching, Heinemann, The Standby Book, CUP, Language Activities for Teenagers, CUP, The Company Words Keep, DELTA Publishing, of a course for secondary schools: ForMat, Macmillan, and of a video based teacher training course: Observing English Lessons. Her chapter on Content and Language Integrated Learning (CLIL): An administrative directive or educational opportunity? has appeared in Languages in Education published by Peter Lang. She is a Pilgrims trainer and editor of HLT Magazine. She is also a regular trainer at Teacher Training Summer Schools organised by Department for Continuing Education, University of Oxford. She is a frequent presenter at conferences and trainer at teacher training events worldwide.