Essentials to the New Michigan ECPE Writing

It is common knowledge that English assessment examinations are constantly revised to keep them up to date with the latest research in language teaching and learning. Michigan Proficiency exams are no exception as the writing segment has been reconstructed to include more complex elements such as infographics, while also adding two new writing formats, that of the proposal and article.

Join us as we focus on these new inclusions and practice strategies which will facilitate the transition to this new exam evaluation format.

The webinar will focus on the following aspects:

  • Deciphering and expansion of infographics
  • Proper approaches to compiling a proposal
  • Strategies to writing a compelling article

Presentation time: 60 minutes

Cost: Free

Writing For Young Learners, 3rd Foreign Languages Forum

Teaching young learners how to write is a meticulous task which requires our unwavering devotion to detail, as it is considered by many to be the culmination of a multitude of well-developed language skills. Writing at a young age not only influences the learner to develop and express his critical thought, but will also inspire him to practice and embed the key elements of the target language.

The Secret Life of a Homeschooler

This is a post for my kids from summer class. Before our lessons came to an end, they worked on a project that had to do with the topic of homeschooling. Most of my students expanded on the issue and were mostly negative towards it, citing the drawbacks that came from this educational approach. Here, however, we can examine another point of view…