Abu Dhabi: The 3rd TESOL Arabia Annual SIG Conference

As we come to a close on this academic year we need to take time to reflect on what has been a hive of activity for all TESOL Arabia SIGs who have dedicated their time and expertise to provide a wide variety of professional development opportunities for the diverse ELT communities we serve. The main … [Read more…]

TESOL Arabia’s 6th Annual ESP Conference: Another Successful Event in Abu Dhabi

TESOL Arabia’s ESP SIG held its 6th Annual Conference on April 30 in Abu Dhabi with Khalifa University hosting the event for the fourth time. The theme of this year’s conference was New Directions in ESP Education: Technology, Pedagogy & Curriculum; two plenary speakers and 15 concurrent sessions covered these topics in a variety of … [Read more…]

Dubai: 2nd TESOL Arabia SIG Conference: New Beginnings

On October 2nd the 2nd TESOL Arabia SIG Conference was hosted at Middlesex University Dubai. The theme was New Beginnings to reflect that this was the first combined event of the year for the SIGs. The event gave the 9 SIGs (special interest groups) of TESOL Arabia a chance to showcase their activities by setting … [Read more…]

Dubai: TESOL Arabia SIGs & T-PLUS Joint Conference

The first TESOL Arabia and T-PLUS, Turkey, joint conference took place on 1-2 May 2015 at HCT – Dubai Men’s College. > CONFERENCE PROGRAM < For more photos, visit TESOL Arabia Facebook page 🙂

Abu Dhabi: Khalifa University Hosts 5th Annual TESOL Arabia ESP Conference

Conference Attracts English-Language Instructors from Across the UAE. Khalifa University recently hosted TESOL (Teachers of English to Speakers of Other Languages) Arabia’s 5th Annual ESP (English for Specific Purposes) Conference. This year’s conference focused on “Expanding the ESP Boundaries: Change. Challenge. Opportunity” and featured speakers, presenters, and exhibitors from across the UAE. The 5th Annual ESP … [Read more…]

Al Ain Chapter/ESP SIG Event

Teaching offers many rewards but perhaps one of the better satisfactions is that of learning on the job. English for Special Purposes is a strain of TEFL that offers learning as you go in abundance. This was one of the basic concepts of Dr Ali Shehadah who gave a talk on ESP teaching at Abu Dhabi University on … [Read more…]