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…]

Ajman: READ to Lead Conference Held

By Melanie Gobert The TESOL Arabia READ/WRITE SIG, Sharjah Chapter and Independent Learning SIG held their first event at the Secondary Technical School in Ajman in collaboration with the United Arab Emirates Ministry of Education on September 24, 2016. The theme of the conference was “Read to Lead” and over 247 teachers from ADEC and … [Read more…]

Ras Al Khaimah: More Student Voice and Less Teacher Talk at the RAK Chapter / IL SIG Event

Three workshops were delivered in the joint even organised by RAK Chapter and the Independent Learning SIG at the Sheikh Saud Foundation for Policy Research in Ras Al Khaimah. Beverly Betaieb talked about how students learn best by doing rather than by listening to their teachers. She suggested some effective methods to turn the traditional … [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 🙂