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Understanding CEFR Progression : Business & Vocational English – Saturday, 6 May – 9:00 - 13.00 - Zürich

FINAL CALL - BUSINESS & VOCATIONAL ENGLISH - MAY 6

FINAL CALL - GENERAL ENGLISH - MAY 20

Shouldn't language curricula project realistic goals for advancement through the CEFR? Join us to discover the latest research on this topic, deconstruct a commercial course book and share your opinions and experiences with us.

WHEN:
Business & Vocational English - Saturday, May 6 / 9.00 am - 13.00 pm
General English - Saturday, May 20 / 9.00 am - 13.00 pm

WHERE: PH Zurich / Lagerstr 2 / 8090 Zurich

REGISTRATION and INFORMATION: Contact  Marypatricia.schnueriger@pearson.ch or Leena.maehoenenbaldi@pearson.ch

SPEAKERS:

JOHN H.A.L. DE JONG, Professor of Language Testing (VU University Amsterdam) and director of “Language Testing Services” is an expert on empirical scaling of language abilities. At Pearson (2006-2016) he developed Pearson Test of English Academic and the Global Scale of English and led the framework development for PISA 2015, 2018 and PISA for Development.

DINA BLANCO-IOANNOU MEd BA (Hons) ELT is the coordinator for the ETAS Swiss Cantonal Teacher & Teacher Educator (SCT&TE) SIG. She presently works as a teacher educator & trainer at the PH Institute for Secondary Education (SEKI), FHNW.

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Mary Patricia Schnueriger
marypatricia.schnueriger@pearson.ch
M: +41 (0)79 277 18 89

Leena Mähönen-Baldi
leena.maehoenenbaldi@pearson.ch
M: +41 (0)79 782 14 70