Agenda analyze ETRC daily work and availability of its resources, report about seminars and workshops for English teachers; present results of the Spring School 2013; report about the collaboration with the administration of the university, share the results of the second pilot Service Learning project started in this semester; report about ETRC promotion; etc.
Weekly events for English teachers• January 2013– 3 seminars for school teachers (aver. attendance: 12 people ) + 2 webinars (aver. attendance: 9 people ) + 1 seminar for university lecturers attended by 5 persons• February 2013 “Black History Month”– 4 seminars (aver. attendance: 12 ) + 2 webinars (aver. attendance: 10) + 1 movie session AMISTAD attended by 14 people• March 2013– 4 seminars for school teachers (2 by special guests from Kiev, Pearson Publishing House; (aver. attendance: 27 )+ 2 webinars
Spring school 2013 March 4-7 seminars and workshops presented by the experts in the English language both local and foreigners meeting with FLEX alumni representatives of the Ministry of Education, Mihai Calalb, who spoke about the e-twinning program; representatives of Smartboard Technologies, Ion Dodon
March 4, March 5, March 6, March 7, 2013 2013 2013 2013 74 teachers 72 teachers 70 teachers 71 teachersSPRING SCHOOL VIDEO FROM THE CLOSING CEREMONY
EFL training by a group of retired American teachersFriday, March 8th, 2013http://animoto.com/play/B4QjECOiBIMT15sIMbal3 A?fb_action_ids=10200650576281800&fb_action _types=animoto%3Acreate&fb_source=other_m ultiline&action_object_map=%7B%22102006505 76281800%22%3A169803319840949%7D&actio n_type_map=%7B%2210200650576281800%22 %3A%22animoto%3Acreate%22%7D&action_ref_ map=%5B%5D
SL: weekly seminars of English for teachers of other subjects February 11, 2013 – till present day 3 times per week 12 lessons by Ana Mocan, master student 12 lessons by Mariana Ceban, graduate student, modern languages 10-15 participants from different educational institutions http://animoto.com/play/26FLJuN1CTDaP1CHAatyhQ
FACE club discussions for Students• January 2013– cancelled due to lack of participants or presenter’s desire to transfer• February 2013 – 4 meetings (aver. Attendance: 10)• March 2013 – 5 meetings (aver. Attendance: 11)
Photo Contest: St. Patricks Day “ive decided to go at the end of the rainbow were hard working leprechauns are hiding their golden coins. A great camouflage shout do the trick. Hope to find the hidden treasure and not get lost somewhere over the rainbow.”
New members in 2013• January• February• March 8
ETRC online• Several pages of the ETRC site were translated in 2 languages: Russian and Romanian wider audience got access to it
Future plans:• Regular seminars and events• An event to celebrate American holiday/tradition• Launch a Contest for teachers connected to the ETRC 10th Anniversary.• Host Webinar Series 10• Summer school ?