Take advantage of the TOEFL (R) test in English education! 2019 Held open for application for workshops for English teachers
CIEE Japan Take advantage of the TOEFL (R) test in English education! 2019 Held open for application for workshops for English teachers ………………………………………………………………………………………… General Education Corporation CIEE International Education Exchange, an international educational exchange organization serving as the TOEFL Test Japan Secretariat, the US non-profit educational organization Educational Testing Service (ETS), which is the source of TOEFL (R) test development and operation. The meeting (located: Shibuya-ku, Tokyo, Representative Director: Uehara Casey Thomas), for English teachers from July to September 2019, “TOEFL iBT (R) Test Propell (R) Workshop” (Propell (R) Workshop for the TOEFL iBT (R) Test will be held.
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Held in 4 cities of Sendai, Tokyo, Osaka and Okinawa in 2019 The TOEFL iBT (R) Test Propell (R) Workshop is a workshop held by the US non-profit educational organization Educational Testing Service (ETS), which developed and operated the TOEFL (R) test, for English teachers worldwide. . (4) Measuring the English ability of skills The main purpose is to deepen your understanding of academic English through the TOEFL iBT test questions, scoring experiences, discussions with other teachers, etc., and to use them for future guidance. In Japan, since 2011, ETS has jointly held the CIEE International Education Exchange Council (CIEE Japan) of the TOEFL Test Japan Secretariat. The ETS authorized trainer (ETS Authorized Propell Facilitator) uses the ETS creation kit and interactively advances this workshop, and the evaluation of this workshop is high, and has received many comments from the participants as “very useful workshop” . In July and September 2019, we will hold a half-day workshop dedicated to speaking and writing and a one-day workshop covering four skills. For details, please see the following “workshop outline”
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様 子 State of the workshop
■ Half-day workshop (2 skills Speaking & Writing)
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■ One-day workshop (4 skills)
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* Sendai will be cosponsored by Tohoku University and Okinawa by Meisaku University.
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※ The main part of the 1-day workshop is the same as the previous one (last year). In the half-day workshop, the content of the Speaking & Writing section handled in the one-day (four skills) workshop will be the center.
Introduction of “practice cases in class” by participants such as workshops At this meeting’s Web site, English teachers, including teachers who took part in the TOEFL iBT (R) Test Propell (R) workshop, will be able to improve TOEFL (R) tests and students to improve their English ability We introduce that we are working on in class while referring to contents of workshop. www.toefl-ibt.jp/propell/educators-class.html
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TOEFL (R) Resource Series for Teachers Comments from ETS certified trainers Atsuko Yokogawa (Meiji University) and Osamu Usami (Goryo Gakuen Junior High and High School) are also commented. Please take a look.
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■ TOEFL (R) test (www.cieej.or.jp/toefl/) The TOEFL test is a test accepted in a wide range of countries in the world as a test to evaluate English proficiency. Currently, more than 10,000 institutions in 150 countries use the score, and a total of more than 35 million people have taken the TOEFL test. The TOEFL iBT test is a test that can measure university level English language proficiency, and determines whether you can use the four skills of reading, listening, speaking, and writing in a complex manner.
CIEE International Education Exchange Council (English notation: CIEE Japan) Managing Director: Uehara Casey Thomas Location: 5-53-67 Jingumae, Shibuya-ku, Tokyo 150-8355, Tokyo Cosmos Aoyama Tel: 03-5467-5501 Fax: 03-5467-7031 Website: www.cieej.or.jp Founded: Headquarters in 1947 (New York, USA), Japan Representative in 1965 (Tokyo) Business Description: CIEE is a non-profit corporation established in 1947 in the United States. Currently headquartered in Portland, Maine, we develop and operate a variety of international exchange programs for students, working people and teachers. Since its establishment in Tokyo in 1965, the Japan Representative Department has run various international exchange programs as a pioneer in Japan’s international exchange, and so far 70,000 people have participated in the CIEE programs. Also, commissioned by the US Educational Testing Service (ETS) since 1981, the TOEFL (R) Test Japan secretariat operates TOEFL (R) test publicity, TOEFL ITP (R) test operation, Criterion (R), etc. Activities to promote ETS official products. From September 2018, the CIEE Japan Delegation became the “CIEE International Education Exchange Council”. The English notation is “CIEE Japan”. ETS logo, TOEFL, TOEFL iBT, TOEFL ITP, PROPELL and CRITERION are registered trademarks of Educational Testing Service (ETS) used by CIEE Japan pursuant to license.
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