Learner’s Feedback: “I would advise any teacher who strives to provide learners with a quality education and believes in lifelong learning to enroll for this course.”
Writing is an essential mode of communication in all schools. It is absolutely vital that you are able to put your ideas across in the written form most appropriate for the specific purpose and audience. Having definitive writing skills will help you to grow and develop in all spheres of your work and personal life.
This course is specifically designed for teachers who wish to sharpen their English language writing skills and techniques. It is based on the premise that clear thinking is the foundation for effective writing. The course presents a professional writing process that will enable participants to write well-structured documents that communicate clearly and concisely.
The course targets teachers. The theme of this course will be Confident Teachers = Competent Teachers. The course topics are as follows:
|Date: 12 April 2014Unit 1: Focus your Writing||
Classroom communication: Inspiring learners to write for different purposes.
|Date: 10 May 2014Unit 2: Use the Writing Process||
Classroom communication: Using the writing process with your learners.
|Date: 17 May 2014Unit 3: Write Effectively||
Classroom communication: Increasing your learner’s word power.
|Date: 24 May 2014Unit 4: Clear Correspondence||
Classroom communication: Inspiring learners to use different styles of writing in a variety of formats
|Date: 31 May 2014Unit 5: Edit and Proofread to Perfection||
Classroom communication: Creating a culture of editing and proofreading in the classroom
|Date: 07 June 2014Unit 6: Writing for yourself: Creativity and flair||
Classroom communication: Making the most of creative writing opportunities across the curriculum
Venue: FTC Training Centre
Time: 9:00-13:00 every session (includes a break)
Presenters: The Fundamentals Training Centre
Course Fee (covers all 6 sessions):
NAPTOSA members: R210 / Non-members: R310
Friday night B+B accommodation: Available free of charge in the hostel at CTLI for out-of-town participants. Should you require accommodation, please specify.
Closing date for bookings: TBC (Submit form to Naptosa.)
Only 15 places available, so book EARLY!!!