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2nd Annual Conference: Mind the Gap

Our conference is only 3 months away! Are you coming? This year’s conference theme is ‘Mind the Gap’. We’ll focus on intercultural communication in which misunderstandings arise, and also just all those areas in teaching in which we can’t seem … Continue reading

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Summer Webinar with Lýdia Machová: How can teachers improve their English? Seriously… how?

When: 7-8 pm (CET), Thursday, 23 June 2016 Where: online, via Google+ Hangouts (link provided after registration) Who for: English language teachers who feel like this: I keep using the same basic vocabulary. My ability to express myself in English is much poorer than it used … Continue reading

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SKA Winter Webinar with Lýdia Machová: Letting our students do the learning…because they love it!

When: 3-4pm (CET), Saturday, 30 January, 2016 Where: online, hosted by Webinars Guru (link provided after registration) Who for: those teaching teens and adults, as well as teachers looking for ideas to improve their own language skills. Fee: none REGISTER … Continue reading

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Stanovisko SKA k aktivitám Slovenskej iniciatívy učiteľov

Slovenská komora angličtinárov (SKA) vyjadruje podporu aktivitám Iniciatívy slovenských učiteľov (ISU), ktorých cieľom je ozdravenie a skvalitnenie slovenského školstva a zlepšenie spoločenského postavenia učiteľov. Ako nezávislá, dobrovoľnícka, nezisková profesijná asociácia, ktorá združuje učiteľov a učiteľky vyučujúce angličtinu ako cudzí jazyk, a tiež odborníkov pracujúcich … Continue reading

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Fall Tour with Barb Hoskins Sakamoto

Beginning Monday, 28 September, to Friday, 2 October 2015, SKA will be hosting Barb Hoskins Sakamoto (iTDi) on a 5-day workshop tour that will take her to Košice , Vranov nad Topl’ou, Poprad and Banska Bystrica. We’re still working on venues but … Continue reading

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Launching a Practical ELT Journal: ELTI

Originally posted on Learning together, Teaching together:
In cooperation with the Department of Language Pedagogy and Intercultural Studies of Constantine the Philosopher University in Nitra (Slovakia), Slovenská komora angličtinárov/the Slovak Chamber of English Teachers (SKA) is pleased to announce the launch of a new…

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Under the Auspices…

Originally posted on Learning together, Teaching together:
We are pleased to announce that our first conference will be taking place under the auspices of the President of the Slovak Republic, Andrej Kiska. We are grateful for his support!  

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Getting them to read!

Interview by Marja Juhola In this age of computer games, YouTube and non-stop internet, getting children to sit down and pick up a book or a magazine to read can be a struggle. One private language centre in Malacky, Slovakia, … Continue reading

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