Korea

ELT-Consultants was founded in 2010, any projects listed before that year were delivered by individual Directors or Associates (please refer to individual CV). Projects and events listed in descending year order, with newest first.

 

 

Event: Training of Trainers (ToT) programme for 30 Korean primary teachers as part of

a regional Access English project

Location:Seoul, Korea

Duration: September 2010

Donor: British Council

Partner: Ministry of Education  

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Event: KOTESOL 2009 – national – ‘Improving Learning by Improving Teaching

Trainers: Martin Goosey (British Council), Hans Mol, Wendy Arnold, Jenny Strachan (Lorna Whiston Study Centres)

IATEFL Ambassadors

Location: Cheongju, Korea
Duration:  16th May, 2009
Donor: OUP, British Council, Lorna Whiston Study Centres (Singapore), KOTESOL National
Partner: KOTESOL national, IATEFL YLT Sig

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Event: KOTESOL 2008 - international

As part of a partnership between BFLE (the training department of the publisher FLTRP) an international conference together with teacher training programme was designed. The roadshow travelled to Hefei and then joined Korea TESOL International annual conference.

Plenaries: Prof. Emeritus Richard Johnson OBE, David Graddol

International trainers: Adrian Tennant, Caroline Linse, Wendy Arnold, Hans Mol

IATEFL Ambassadors

Location: (Beijing and Hefei, China and) Seoul, Korea

Duration:  25 – 26th October, 2008
Sponsors: British Council, Oxford University Press, US Embassy,
Partner: British Council, IATEFL YLT Sig, Korea TESOL International

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Event: YL Teacher and YL Teacher Trainer, developed course materials

focusing on communicative teaching.

Location: Amsa- Dong, Seoul.

Duration:  2003-2004

Donor/Partner: Jong Durk Lee School

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Korea: Country facts

Population
  • 49.26 million
GDP per capita (2011 PPP$)
  • 29,494.91
Adult literacy rate (% 15 and older)
  • n.a.
Gross enrolment ratio: primary (% of children of primary school age)
  • 104
Gross enrolment ratio: secondary (% of children of secondary school age)
  • 97
Gross enrolment ratio: tertiary (% of population of tertiary school age)
  • 101
Primary school dropout rates (% of primary school cohort)
  • 0.96
Pupil-teacher ratio
  • 19
Expenditure on education (% of GDP)
  • 5.05

 

Source: United Nations Human Development Reports 2014