“She models what it means to care about students and the patience required to teach. “
Lunch is our secret weapon. Agen is at the heart of a region reputed for its good food and there is almost a surplus of excellent but inexpensive restaurants. We encourage participants to choose one and go to lunch together. Instead of grabbing a sandwich and rushing back, we want them to take their time over lunch, to enjoy the food and process what they have seen and learned, sharing their thoughts and exchanging ideas, asking questions and giving themselves time to absorb a very different way of viewing their profession.
At the heart of the conference are the language classes where experienced teachers demonstrate how to do a week of Comprehensible Input and invite the participants to stand up and get coached afterwards.
“We sat outside with groups of people we met during the day, sharing meals and drinks, talking about our passion, working with TPRS, laughing, and sometimes getting very personal because these are people you can get close to.”
“This is a supportive community of teachers who believe our instruction can change individual lives for the better, resulting in greater changes to societies and the world.”
A traveller arrived at the gate to a large city in the dessert.
Who is Sabrina Sebban-Janczak ? If you’ve met her, Sabrina is Sabrina, unique and unforgettable. If you haven’t met her
J’aime les voir dans les cafés et restaurants d’Agen, parlant en anglais et français et parfois en espagnol ou en allemand, si ce n’est pas le bretonne ou le mandarin. Il est merveilleux de voir ces gens passionnés, venant des quatre coins du monde, échangeant leurs idées, leurs expériences, leurs espoirs pour leurs élèves.
Six techniques that can be used with all students by teachers who don’t consider themselves TPRS teachers.
The full price for the 2016 Agen Workshop is 425 euros. The workshop will start on Monday, July 25th, at 2:00 pm and will finish on Saturday, July 30th at 12:00. There will be a buffet meal served at the Stim’otel at noon, July 30th. The buffet is included in the price. Last year and the year before it was fabulous, just ask those who were there. This is not a picnic lunch; this is France!