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Background index: in-service training

Bloom's taxonomy of educational objectives Chomsky: TGG, LAD and UG first and second language acquisition
the history and development of ELT how learning happens humanism in ELT
input language, thought and culture learning styles and culture
methodology refined and unpacked motivation roots of English
syllabus design teacher-induced error testing, assessment and evaluation
theories of second-language acquisition types of languages understanding error
varieties of English zone of proximal development  
a glossary of terms a mini-course in comparing languages  


The in-service training topics

background discourse functions general reference
lexis methodology modality and mood pronunciation
skills syntax: phrases, clauses, sentences teaching and materials testing and assessment
verbs and tenses English for Academic Purposes a list of lists a short language analysis course
learn to /træn.ˈskraɪb/ index of courses on this site
Other links:
the teacher training index a basic training course the TKT course the CELTA section initial training plus the Delta section teacher development