This hands-on workshop presented by The School of Languages at The New School (http://www.newschool.edu/public-engagement/school-of-language-learning-teaching/) suggests practical solutions and outline seven concepts in teaching pronunciation. Participants will practice applying these concepts and utilizing presentation techniques.
Language instructors face several problems when teaching pronunciation, including time constraints and the difficulty of designing effective tasks.
The presenter, Judy B. Gilbert, is an internationally respected authority on teaching English pronunciation, a teacher, teacher trainer, and author. This event is co-sponsored by the Department of English Language Studies and Cambridge University Press.
MA in Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages | http://www.newschool.edu/matesol
Location: Theresa Lang Community and Student Center, Arnhold Hall.
06/21/2011 6:00 p.m.