The Faculty of Arts and Humanities, Department of English Language and Literature, in cooperation with NileTESOL hosted and participated in a Professional Development Event on Saturday, 4th March 2017. The title of the event was "Enhancing Teachers’ Best Practice and Empowering the Learner", with the objective of empowering teachers of English as a Foreign Language through professional assistance.
Four presenters delivered workshops on this day:
1. Designing Different Types of Assessment by Dr. Omnia El Kommos,
2. Making Learning Personalized and Relevant by Ms. Eman Samir,
3. Foreign Language Anxiety in the Egyptian ESL Classroom: Perceptions, Attitudes, and Solutions by Ms. Shaden Samir Attia, and
4. Motivation and Academic Success in EAP by Ms. Mariam Rayan.
The event was attended by teachers from different backgrounds and institutions, including governmental and private universities, language centres and schools.