Public Lecture: Seven Things Beginning with M

Public Lecture: Seven Things Beginning with M

November 19, 2016

YEREVAN, Armenia – On November 18, the Center for Research in Applied Linguistics (CRAL) of the American University of Armenia (AUA) hosted a lecture for language teachers and teacher educators, led by Scott Thornbury.

New Book Explores Teaching with Humor

New Book Explores Teaching with Humor

November 7, 2016

A recently published book by TESOL Press entitled New Ways in Teaching with Humor explores ways in which humor can be used in teaching English language. It offers a wide range of activities for beginning to advanced level students.

Live-Streaming of British Council’s Teaching for Success Online Conference

Live-Streaming of British Council’s Teaching for Success Online Conference

October 8, 2016

YEREVAN, Armenia – On October 5 and 7, the American University of Armenia’s (AUA) Teaching English as a Foreign Language program and the Center for Research in Applied Linguistics together with the British Council Armenia organized a live streaming of the British Council’s first online Teaching for Success Conference.

New Faculty Member Joins MA TEFL Program

New Faculty Member Joins MA TEFL Program

September 1, 2016

YEREVAN, Armenia – Professor Marina Dodigovic has recently joined the MA TEFL faculty at AUA. Professor Dodigovic holds a Ph.D. in linguistics from the University of Bremen.

Teacher Training in Vanadzor at Public School 22

Teacher Training in Vanadzor at Public School 22

July 1, 2016

VANADZOR, Armenia – On June 29, 2016, thirty-four English teachers participated in an In-Service Teacher Professional Development Training organized by AUA’s Center for Research in Applied Linguistics (CRAL) on the occasion of the first anniversary of CRAL’s Experimental English Classes (EEC) in Vanadzor.