International Students And Intercultural Teaching And Learning
With increasing internationalization of our campuses, intercultural skills have become essential for both teaching and learning in today's classrooms. This session will emphasize effective instructional techniques for international students and comparison of instructional techniques that may have been used in students' countries of origin and instructional techniques more common in BC. Learn how to introduce international students to BC classroom instructional strategies and learning tasks and learn about interculturalization theory. Leave with practical tools and resources to incorporate into your instructional approach.
Target Audience Applicable to all (e.g. K-12)
Language of Instruction English
Sponsoring PSA BC Teachers of English to Speakers of Other Languages (BC TESOL)
Kathleen Weinkam is the Curriculum Department Helping Teacher for the Abbotsford International Student Program.
Elizabeth Cho-Frede is the Manager of the Abbotsford International Student Program.