COD 2022 - D781

Mediation Skills in the Language Classroom

Primary and secondary school heads, coordinators and teachers

4 sessions, start: 03-Oct

Course detail

Year: 2022
Level: Distance
Language: English
Status: Ended
Lugar: A distancia
Facilitator/s: Ms. Luciana Fernández
Print course
ESSARP Schools
Free of charge
Exams Schools
ARS 8800.00
Non affiliate
ARS 8800.00


Sessions Dates Schedule
1 03 October - 09 October 2022 Online session
2 10 October - 16 October 2022 Online session
3 17 October - 23 October 2022 Online session
4 24 October - 30 October 2022 Online session


Luciana Fernández

Luciana Fernández is a graduate teacher of English who has been teaching English for the past twenty-three years. She has specialized in Methodology and Teaching Practice and she holds a Diploma in Educational Research from the University of Cambridge, Faculty of Education.
She is a Reading and Literacy expert and has been training teachers in this area for the past thirteen years. She is a teacher educator and has designed several presentations and courses for professional development both in Argentina and abroad. Her presentation at ARTESOL 2015 was selected to be presented at TESOL International as a Best Affiliate Session. She is one of the 50 scholarship winners who attended and presented at IATEFL, held in Birmingham in April 2016.
Luciana has been the Head at several bilingual IB institutions in Buenos Aires. At present she is a Learning Consultant and reader for National Geographic Learning and Trinity College London Argentina. She is also a facilitator at ESSARP (English Speaking Scholastic Association of the River Plate), where she trains heads and teachers from the most important bilingual institutions in Argentina.
Primary and secondary school heads, coordinators and teachers
Get participants to:

- understand what mediation skills are and why they matter.
- explore how to embed mediation skills in language lessons.
- explore activities and resources to develop mediation skills in language learners.
- Mediation skills.
- Mediation techniques.
- Mediation tasks for young learners and adolescents.
- Mediation skills assessment.
In this distance four-session course participants will:

- read and watch a variety of resources about the topic.
- participate actively in tasks suggested by the faclitator in order to reflect upon their practice.
- interact actively with a variety of materials.
- adopt and adapt ideas to ther own teaching context.
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