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  1. 1. “1º Jornadas Solidarias del Idioma Inglés en la Quebrada de Humahuaca” <br />
  2. 2. A cultural experience“feelingthetexanspirit”<br />MARIA FERNANDA RODRIGUEZ <br />TEACHER AMBASSADOR 2010<br />
  3. 3. objectives<br /><ul><li> To strengthen English teaching skills;
  4. 4. To learn new ideas regarding pedagogy and methodologies using U.S.-content teaching materials;
  5. 5. To foster a better understanding of the U.S.;
  6. 6. To establish ongoing connections between English teachers in Argentina and the U.S.</li></li></ul><li>requirements<br /><ul><li> Have a degree from a 4 year college or university
  7. 7. 3-5 years English teaching experience
  8. 8. Valid passport
  9. 9. Argentine citizenship
  10. 10. Excellent English
  11. 11. Strong commitment to teaching
  12. 12. Under 45 years old
  13. 13. A follow-up activity upon the return to Argentina to share with colleagues and students based on what has been learned in the U.S. </li></li></ul><li>benefits<br /><ul><li> Hotel accommodations,
  14. 14. Daily meals and incidentals allowance
  15. 15. Round trip air fare from city of origin
  16. 16. Health insurance.</li></li></ul><li>An e- mail full of magic<br />Asunto:  TeacherAmbassadors 7<br />De:  "Zerda, Noris M" <><br />Fecha:  Mie, 23 de Diciembre de 2009, 3:57 pm<br />Para: (más)<br />Cc:  "Rubio, Maria S" <><br />Prioridad:  Alta<br />
  17. 17. Dear Teacher Ambassadors -Group 7<br />Congratulations to all of you!!!<br />You are the Best and therefore will travel to Austin, Texas in February 2010<br />It is a pleasure to introduce you to my colleague Sol, who does the logistic<br />hard work of the program. She will be contacting you soon to give you all the<br />necessary details to make of this trip not only a good professional experience but<br />also to make a memorable time. This is our goal.<br />At the end of this message, there is a list with your names and the places you are<br />from. We are happy to have such a federal group of EFL teachers.<br />Have a wonderful Christmas!<br />
  18. 18. What a federal group INDEED<br />Maria Soledad JALON   Moreno / Prov. BA<br />Maria Fernanda RODRIGUEZ Palpalá / JUJUY<br />Cristian Diario Ofre BENITEZ Villa Berthet / CHACO<br />  <br />Pablo Jesús GARCIA S.M. Tucumán/ TUCUMAN<br /> <br />Lucia Beatriz QUIROGA San Luis/ SAN LUIS<br /> <br />Ricardo Martin RAMIREZ Parana / ENTRE RIOS<br /> <br />Maria Carolina FLORES BUSTAMANTE La Rioja / LA RIOJA   <br />Ana IT Comodoro Rivadavia/CHUBUT <br />
  19. 19. Teacherambassadors 2010<br />Paula Mercedes TEJEDA Córdoba /CORDOBA<br /> <br />Flavia Silvana BONADEO Santa Fe /SANTA FE<br />Andrea S. PANIZZOLI San Nicolás/ Bs. As.<br />Ma. de los Milagros DELFINO Corr./CORRIENTES<br /> <br />Anabela GRAZIOLI Ushuaia /TIERRA DEL FUEGO<br />  <br />Gonzalo HernanROSETTI Cap. Fed./Bs. As.<br />
  20. 20. Meeting theambassadorwiththerest of theluckyteachers<br />
  21. 21. AMBASSADOR VILMA MARTINEZ<br />Vilma Martinez waswas confirmed as U.S. Ambassador to Argentina by the U.S. Senate on July 24, 2009 Ambassador Martinez was born in San Antonio, Texas. She earned a B.A. from the University of Texas at Austin, and a LL.B. (Bachelor of Laws) from Columbia Law School.<br />
  22. 22. Austin, texas<br />
  23. 23. Austin, texas<br />* Capital of the state of Texas.  Austin is a beautiful city with hills, valleys and lakes running through the city.  Austin has a current population of over 700,000 and over 1,000,000 in the metropolitan area. <br />
  24. 24. UNIVERSITY OF TEXAS<br />
  25. 25. University of texas at austin<br /> University of Texas at Austin founded in 1883, <br /> Largest enrollment of all colleges in the state of Texas.<br /> The university is a major center for academic research.<br /> It  is consistently ranked as one of the top public universities in the country, with highly-regarded programs in a variety of fields.<br />
  26. 26. Elaine Horwitz<br />* Foreign Language Education professor in the College of Education’s Department of Curriculum and Instruction at The University of Texas at Austin.<br />* Pioneer in the study of students’ emotional responses to foreign language learning. <br />* 30 years of research on foreign language learning, she has discovered a number of facts that have helped teachers and students around the world, the most important being that foreign language anxiety is a distinct variable in the foreign language learning process.<br />
  28. 28. LONGHORNS<br />
  29. 29. Anderson highschool<br />
  30. 30. Thecapitol<br />
  31. 31. The capitol<br /><ul><li> An extraordinary example of late 19th century public architecture
  32. 32. Designated a National Historic Landmark in 1986 for its “significant contribution to American history.”
  33. 33. It houses the chambers of the Texas Legislature and the office of the governor of Texas</li></li></ul><li>Bob Bullock Texas State History Museum <br />
  34. 34. Riverwalk – san antonio<br />
  35. 35. THE ALAMO<br />
  36. 36. Institute of texanculture<br />
  37. 37. Thespanishmission<br />
  38. 38. Host family<br />
  39. 39. Brokenspokehonky-tonk<br />
  40. 40. honky-tonk<br />
  41. 41. honky-tonk<br />
  42. 42. Memorable moments<br />
  43. 43. Memorable moments<br />
  44. 44. thankyou!!!<br />Lic. María Fernanda Rodríguez<br /><br />