(June 7, 2011)- The TOEFL® Program Offers Free Propell™ Teacher Workshops for English Language Professionals in India
Princeton, N.J (June 7, 2011)
ETS, the creator of the TOEFL® test, announced today that complimentary Propell™ workshops for the TOEFL iBT® test will be held in Mumbai, Bangalore, Visakhaptanam and Delhi during the month of June. The informative sessions provide hands-on teaching strategies for English language professionals at the university level in preparing students for the TOEFL IBT test.
offer concrete techniques and activities for English language instructors to use
in the classroom to build an engaging TOEFL iBT curriculum to effectively
prepare students for test day. The one-day sessions, led by Phallis Vaughter, a
senior TOEFL iBT expert from ETS's headquarters in Princeton, will include a
comprehensive overview of the TOEFL iBT test, a detailed review of the scoring
guidelines for the Writing and Speaking sections of the TOEFL iBT test, practice
scoring sample test-taker responses and an engaging discussion on practical
applications to guide classroom instruction.
workshops will be available to English teachers on:
June 22 in Mumbai
at The Concord II, The Ramada Plaza Palm Grove,
June 24 in
Bangalore at The Chancery Pavilion,
June 28 in
Visakhapatnam at The Park, and
June 30 in Delhi
at The Dome, The Taj Ambassador.
workshops offer an exclusive opportunity for English language professionals in
India to review the TOEFL iBT test first-hand with a leading TOEFL expert,"
commented Teresa Sanchez-Lazer, Executive Director of the TOEFL Program. "For
the second year in a row we are delighted to offer the interactive forums
free-of-charge for teachers to glean effective learning strategies and to share
best practices in classroom instruction."
participant will receive a workshop manual and a certificate of attendance. More
information regarding the upcoming Propell workshops can be obtained by
contacting Geraldine DeBras-Ee by phone at 09379915371 or via email at