PUA 2nd International ELT Symposium 2017

Pharos University in Alexandria 2nd International ELT Symposium was held on September 16 th 2017. The symposium hosted 300 language teachers and international speakers. There were also specialised speakers who conducted a number of workshops in topics related to Innovation in Education. This symposium is an excellent forum for researchers and practitioners to exchange ideas, experiences, opinions and research results relating to learning and teaching. To view the 2017 symposium’s pics, click here

  • Venue: Pharos University in Alexandria – Mr. Mohamed Ragab Auditorium Hall and the English Language Centre
  • Day, date and time: September 16 th, 2017 from 08:30 till 4:30 pm​
  • Symposium Theme: Innovation in Education
  • Type of sessions: talks and workshops
  • Target audience: English language teachers and educators in schools, universities and language centres
  • Expected number of targeted audience: 250 – 350 attendees

Description:

 

  • The symposium was organized by Pharos University – English Language Centre in collaboration with reputable publishers and institutions.
  • The event took place on September 16 th, 2017.
  • The symposium’s talks and workshops aimed to enrich classroom environment through exploration and hands-on activities.
  • PUA 2nd international ELT Symposium on Innovation in Education was an excellent platform for researchers, educators, teachers to exchange ideas, experiences, opinions and a wide range of practical classroom ideas for novice and experienced teachers.

 

Symposium Topics:

 

  • Teaching receptive skills
  • Teaching productive skills
  • Teaching skills vs. systems
  • Using authentic materials in language teaching
  • Classroom management
  • Teaching mixed-ability classes
  • L1 interference in ELT
  • Integrating technology in classroom teaching
  • Error identification and correction
  • Teaching phonology
  • Learning by means of various media
  • Education and management innovation

 

PUA 1st International ELT Symposium

Pharos University in Alexandria held its 1st international English Language Teaching symposium on Saturday September 3rd in Mr Mohamed Ragab auditorium hall. The symposium hosted 300 language teachers and international speakers from NILE, Pearson and Cambridge. There were also specialised speakers who conducted a number of workshops in topics related to effective teaching. The event was the first of its kind in Alexandria and the university. Stay tuned for more workshops to come

To view the Symposium’s pictures, Click here

Venue: Pharos University in Alexandria- Conference Hall

Date: September 3rd 2016

Description:

  • Pharos University 2016 ELT Symposium is the first of its kind to be held in Alexandria. The symposium’s talks and workshops aim to enrich classroom environment through exploration and hands-on activities.
  • The conference is organized by Pharos University in collaboration with reputable publishers such as Macmillan, Pearson Educational Corporations, Sphinx and Cambridge; and it is going to take place on September 3rd 2016. The symposium is also supported by the British Council
  • The ELT Symposium on Effective Teaching is an excellent platform for researchers, educators, teachers to exchange ideas, experiences, opinions and a wide range of practical classroom ideas for novice and experienced teachers.

Symposium Objectives

The conference aims at …

 

  • creating a stimulating environment for exchanging knowledge and experience of teaching and learning;
  • providing an opportunity for teachers from different backgrounds to meet and share classroom experiences;
  • acting as a channel for development on both personal and professional levels.

 

Symposium Theme

Effective Teaching

Symposium Topics

  1. Teaching receptive skills
  2. Teaching productive skills
  3. Teaching skills vs. systems
  4. Using authentic materials in language teaching
  5. Classroom management
  6. Teaching mixed-ability classes
  7. L1 interference in ELT
  8. Integrating technology in classroom teaching
  9. Error identification and correction
  10. Teaching phonology

Dear colleagues,

You are invited to join PUA 1st International ELT Symposium on Effective Teaching at Pharos University in Alexandria.

September 3rd will mark as an excellent platform for all attendees to exchange ideas and experiences about language teaching and practical classroom ideas.


Call for abstracts

You are invited to submit your abstracts and participate in PUA 1st International ELT Symposium by giving presentations or workshops. Click here to know about the symposium’s topics. Deadline for submitting your abstract is mid July.

Oral presentation: a 35-minute presentation covering a new teaching idea or technique.

Workshop: a 45-minute workshop with hands-on practical teaching ideas. Stay tuned for more information about registration fees. Follow us on www.pua.edu.eg/elc/internationaleltsymposium