The 47th AUA and Ministry of Education Seminar for Teachers of English


AUA Language Center and the Ministry of Education held the 47th annual seminar for Thai Teachers of English at AUA Chamchuri Square, from October 12 – 16, 2015. The seminar program consisted of plenary presentations, breakout sessions, demonstration lessons, and workshops – all designed to help participants develop a practical framework for teaching English. This year’s theme was, “Communicative Language Teaching in Thailand: Transformation & Assessment”. The objective was to evaluate the effectiveness of communicative English language teaching practices in Thailand and to encourage participants to shift from an emphasis on English grammar to an emphasis on the communicative use of language. There were 120 participants from governmental and private schools who actively joined the event.