As a Linguistic Training Institute, Language Point is not only committed to providing foreign language courses but also to organising Teacher Training and Refresher Courses for teachers of every level, especially for those wanting to acquire specialised skills in the field of foreign language teaching or for those who wish to broaden their professional development. In accordance with the Council of Europe's directives on foreign language teaching.
Here at Language Point, we ensure that our own teachers have access to the latest techniques so that we can always offer a high level of current, targeted training. Innovation is a key part of our ongoing success story.
Language Point also holds regular focus meetings and workshops based on topics such as “Dyslexia and Overcoming Barriers”, "Content Language Integrated Learning (CLIL) and the Cambridge Esol TKT - CLIL module", "Storytelling", etc., in Foreign Language Learning for other people working in the field of Education.
Our programme covers all aspects of language training and linguistic development as well as focusing on the most common difficulties or challenges in teaching :
·How to acquire or broaden your own knowledge of the communicative approach
·How to make your teaching more effective by using new communicative techniques
·How to programme lessons or a series of lessons
·How to develop teaching materials for the specific needs of the students
·How to analyse language structures
·How to develop student autonomy
·How to analyse problems and provide targeted solutions
·How to "use" authentic materials
- How to be comfortable with new multimedia materials
- How to establish a testing programme
- How to understand and use analysis of particular grammatical structures, syntax, and vocabulary from the student's point of view
- How to benefit from interrelationships in the class
For all the seminars held by Language Point, as an Authorised Centre and as an Affiliated Member of AISLi, the Italian Association of Language Schools, accredited by the Ministry of Public Education for the training of personnel in state schools (DM 177/2000 del 23/01/2004), the teachers are given a certificate of exemption. Dates and topics of our seminars can be found on Legend and on Seminars and Workshops.