UNELTA Workshop on the 6 principles of exemplary teaching of English learners

The 6 principles of exemplary teaching of English learners workshop was delivered by Kimberly Gamez, the English Language Fellow Uganda The workshop took place on 16th December 2019 at Makerere University and was attended by teachers from various regions in Uganda. The 6 Principles are the foundation for excellence in English language teaching​. They are…

UNELTA Participates in the 2019 East Africa Hornby-British Council ELTN workshops 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. From 9-12 December 2019, the Association, together with other associations from East Africa and Botswana participated in the workshop under theme: Collaborative networks building successful associations. In organizing…

UNELTA Hosts the ALZELC Conference

During the weekend of August 17 & 18, 2019, UNELTA hosted the ALZELC** Conference at Makerere University in Kampala, Uganda. This second ALZELC conference, running on the theme: Ensuring Inclusive, Quality Education and Life-long Learning for all, through ELT. The Conference was primarily resourced by the US Department of State through its Dar es Salaam-based…

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…

English Language for Youths’ Socioeconomic Empowerment: UNELTA holds the 2nd training

The Uganda National English Language Teachers’ Association (UNELTA), with support from the United States Embassy Kampala, is implementing a 1-year project to equip teachers and learners with language skills necessary to strengthen their socioeconomic competence necessary for entrepreneurship and economic opportunity. Under this project, UNELTA is conducting a series of training sessions to guide teachers…

UNELTA is Electing!

UNELTA invited applications for the following positions on the next Executive Committee: 1. Position: President The president, among other roles, • Provides administrative services to the association. • Represents the association at conferences, meetings and or seminaries. • Manages the association`s expenditure and or finances • Manages the human resources with the best of practices…