Welcome to the Winter 2012 Term

On January 7, Language ETC welcomed volunteers to the Winter 2012 term with an orientation and a training workshop. The workshop, on teaching pronunciation, was led by Kathryn McDonnell, a former LETC volunteer with a master’s in TESOL who now teaches in area universities. It got a great response from all of us present. For the benefit of those who couldn’t be there, the handout from the session is available from Ashley, Steve, or Lee.

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2 Responses to Welcome to the Winter 2012 Term

  1. Ashley Lipps says:

    Thanks, Kathy, for the fantastic workshop this past Saturday! My favorite part was the description of the importance of syllable stress. Teaching students a new vocabulary word means teaching them what syllables are stressed and unstressed!

  2. Great recap – thanks for posting! I am looking forward to trying the rubber band exercise soon…

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