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February 8 David Bish, academic director, leading methodologist of the company English First and designer of newest technologies in education, visited Plekhanov Russian University of Economics.
In order to share experience of foreign language teaching business and professional communication in the graduate school Academic Department of Foreign languages №2 of PRUE in conjunction with the Resource centre "Pearson" held a guest lecture with the participation of David Bish on the topic: "presentation skills".
The guest lecture was attended by instructors of Academic Department of Foreign languages №2, resource centre "Pearson" of CHT and also by Bachelor students of Faculty of Management and Faculty of Mathematical Economics, Statistics and Informatics.
The lecture was organized by academic Department of Foreign languages №2 and the resource centre "Pearson" of CHT supervised by head of the Department, L. Torosyan, and senior instructor of Academic Department of Foreign languages №1, M. Zarudnaya.
Also on that day there was held a round table on the theme: "Peculiarities of teaching in terms of electronic-learning environment" for instructors of English held David Bish.
In the framework of round table organized by Academic Department of Foreign languages №1, and resource center "Pearson" CHT, David Bish introduced the instructors with new methods of working with students of the new generation of "digital natives" and discussed the possibility of using digital technologies to increase learning efficiency and motivation in the study of foreign languages. All participants took an active part in discussion of issues related to the use of digital technologies in classroom and extracurricular work.