New Zealand high school seminar
Date: Today, starting at 4.30pm
Place: EduWorld, 5th Floor of Big C (Ratchadamri branch)
Mr.John Mitchell, from Burnside High School, New Zealand, will discuss life as a student, the school system, and how to continue one’s education in New Zealand.
He will also offer comprehensive information about Burnside High School, one of New Zealand’s largest secondary high schools and well known for its music and arts program.
Teaching that works
Date: Aug 10, 6pm to 8.30pm
Place: Roadhouse Barbecue, corner of Surawong and Rama IV roads
Call: 081-834-8962 (Dr.Tim Cornwall)
Email: [email protected]
Thailand Educators Network welcomes Dr.Yael Bejarano, head of the EFL Department at the Open University of Israel and a leading expert in teaching EFL, who will be talking on teaching and assessing young learners, how to define success, and what our end-goals as teacher of English are.
She will also discuss any Issues raised by participants as well as share her extensive experience in provide practical ideas and solutions.
The entrance fee is 380 baht for non-members and 280 baht for members.
Fast ForWord Intensive English
Date: Starting Aug 10
Place: Wells International School (Onnuj and Thong Lor campuses)
Call: 02-862-5980-2 (Ms.Maria) or 02-730-3366 (Ms.Gona)
Wells International School, in collaboration with Scientific Learning Corporation, is offering in-schedule and after-school intensive English language, programs called Fast ForWord to primary and secondary students.
The courses are aimed at students in Thai schools who are especially keen to improve their knowledge of English speedily.
Call or email for more information.
Way or Wisdom
Date: Now until Sept (Thursdays only), 6.30pm to 8.15pm
Place: Planet Yoga, Sukhumvit 23 (BTS/MRT Asoke station)
A new series of talks for the international community in Bangkok delves into some of the more involved ideas of Buddhism over the next two months.
Entitled “The Way of Wisdom” the series of eight talks held each Thursday will couple detailed topics relating to Buddhism with meditation sessions.
Attendance if free and no prior background in Buddhism is needed – all are welcome.
For more information, background and direction map, visit the website.