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Marija Pejatovic: Adopting the GSE to Improve Curricula for YLs

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Marija Pejatovic: Adopting the GSE to Improve Curricula for YLs

  1. 1. Adopting the GSE to improve curricula for Young Learners Case Study Marija Pejatovic, Oxford School, Leskovac, Serbia EAQUALS Conference, Madrid, 12 April, 2019 1
  2. 2. Content I. Background information II. The challenge III. The solution IV. The results V. Follow-up Image by Nathalie Lees
  3. 3. Background information • Levels in Serbia • Literacy in Serbia 3
  4. 4. The Challenge • Cyrillic alphabet • Digital natives 4Presentation Title Arial Bold 7 pt Image by Alexis Anderson
  5. 5. Old annual plan A1c, Backpack 1 5
  6. 6. Page 2 6
  7. 7. The Solution: the Global Scale of English!
  8. 8. The Global Scale of English • A truly global English language standard; • It provides tools to guide teachers in identifying areas for focus and creating appropriate lesson content; • It improves the quality and relevance of classes by giving fast access to learning objectives, grammar and vocabulary; • It ensures the lessons are at the right level for our students. 8
  9. 9. The Global Scale of English 9 • The GSE Teacher Toolkit is a free online resource for teachers. This searchable database contains age appropriate learning objectives, grammar and vocabulary resources to support your classes.
  10. 10. Search results • Comprehensive • 53 search results • 3 pages long • Downloadable • QR code included • Results ordered by value 10
  11. 11. Updated and improved curriculum 11
  12. 12. Page 2 12
  13. 13. The Results
  14. 14. Outcomes: Ea 14 0 5 10 15 20 25 Old curriculum Improved curriculum TOTAL CAN READ
  15. 15. Outcomes: A1c 15 0 5 10 15 20 25 Old curriculum Improved curriculum TOTAL CAN READ
  16. 16. Outcomes: A1b 16 0 5 10 15 20 25 Old curriculum Improved curriculum TOTAL CAN READ
  17. 17. Follow-up
  18. 18. Next steps • To improve all curricula using the GSE tool • To include GSE in TD scheme • To update exams using the GSE • To familiarize parents and students with the GSE and provide them with a measurable tool to monitor progress • To offer new courses, created using the GSE, on the market 18
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  20. 20. Thank you for your attention! Marija Pejatovic, OXFORD SCHOOL, Leskovac, SERBIA MarijaPejatovic@gmail.com

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