English Language News and Coming Attractions

Dear colleagues,

Below are some news and coming attractions that might interest you.

American English Live Webinar Series 

Teacher Development Series 19 explores strategies that help Build Academic Skills for Success in the EFL classroom: Current Series – Series 19.

Series 19
Theme DateNameTitle
AS 3/13/24 19.5Spencer Salas  Connection-Making and the American Short Story 
AS 3/27/24 19.6Fatiha Makloufi  The Content-Based Instruction Approach (CBI) to English Language Teaching 
OPEN Massive Open Online Courses (MOOCs)

All current MOOC enrollment links can be found in Open English Programs. Attached is the OPEN MOOC Calendar.

  • Integrating Critical Thinking
  • English for Career Development
  • English for Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM)
  • English for Journalism
  • English for Business and Entrepreneurship
  • English for Media Literacy
RELO Belgrade Webinar

The next in a series of our monthly live webinars will be “Critical Thinking Activities to Engage Students and Inspire Creative Thought” by our English Language Fellow Susan Holman. The webinar will take place on Wednesday, April 10, at 3 pm (Belgrade time) and will be streamed live on our RELO Belgrade FB page.

Access Monthly Resource Newsletter, March 2024

Finally, we are pleased to share the Access Monthly Resource Newsletter for March 2024, attached as a PDF document. Please click on the attachment to access its content. Within this newsletter, you will discover a wealth of resources curated for educators under the theme of “Mindfulness.” It includes clickable links to various valuable materials such as resources, webinars, MOOCs, Forum articles, YouTube videos, activities, and relevant topics on americanenglish.state.gov.