AE E-Teacher MOOC: Integrating Critical Thinking Skills into the Exploration of Culture in an EFL Setting

Registration will open soon for the FREE American English E-Teacher MOOC (Massive Open Online Course) on Integrating Critical Thinking Skills in the EFL Classroom. In this course, participants will explore what critical thinking is and why it is necessary for the development of intercultural competence. Participants work through numerous examples of related activities and lesson…

Day 2 of the UNELTA training at BITI

Still continuing with program to enhance the Pedagogical and Social Development of the Teachers of Buziga Islamic Theological Institute”, which is supported by the US Embassy in Kampala, we have entered day 2 of the second session in the series of training engagements this year. Whereas day 1 focused on “preparing to teach”, day 2…

UNELTA Conducts the second BITI training

As part of UNELTA’s project to strengthen the pedagogical and social development for teachers of the Buziga Islamic Theological Institute, UNELTA has conducted the second training after the inductive one the Association conducted in February 2019. This second training focused on effective delivery of learning experiences and ensuring the retention of knowledge, skills and values;…

UNELTA Prepares for the 2nd BITI Training

Today, 25 May, 2019 UNELTA trainers are holding a writeshop in preparation for the second training of the teachers of Buziga Islamic Theological Institute which will take place in June 2019.

English Language Specialist Bridget Green trains UNELTA on Conference planning, proposal writing and workshop presentation

UNELTA, on May 4, 2019, hosted Ms Bridget Green at Makerere University. Ms Green trained UNELTA members on how to advance their professionalism and strengthen their grip on the opportunities in the teaching field. Strategies explored include attitude review, self-observations, peer observation, belonging to Professional/Personal Learning Networks (PLNs) and communing with other professionals (e.g. through…

UNELTA to present at the TESOL International Convention in Atlanta, USA

UNELTA Secretary, Catherine Nansobya, and Projects Coordinator, Amoni Kitooke, will deliver a presentation at the TESOL International Convention & Language Expo in Atlanta, Georgia, USA on the Association’s recently concluded project which aimed at leveraging English Language skills for the socioeconomic empowerment of young people in 25 schools in Uganda. In addition to the joint…

UNELTA Participates in the Regional Hornby School in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia

UNELTA is dedicated to expanding strides by continuously participating in networks of Teachers’ Associations in the East African region, the African Continent and the world at large. This week of 15th – 19th August, 2016, the Association, together with other associations from 17 countries, is participating in the Regional Hornby School: Building sustainable networks among ELT…