At Goal Testing, we believe in the importance of the continuous professional development of teachers. We aim to provide a pathway for teachers from all backgrounds and experiences to make sure that students have the language skills they need to succeed in the classroom and beyond.
We meet this challenge by creating a rich portfolio of training programs that help uphold high standards of practice.
The TOEFL Primary Teacher Workshop is a forum for English-language educators
of young learners to share and build on their current practices by participating in a supportive and challenging professional development experience. This one-day workshop incorporates and promotes best practices in teaching and learning by introducing information and tools to:
The TOEFL Junior Teacher Workshop is a forum for English-language educators
of young learners ages 11+ to share and build on their current practices by participating in a supportive and challenging professional development experience. This one-day workshop incorporates and promotes best practices in teaching and learning by introducing information and tools to:
The Propell® workshop is a 1-day professional development program designed to help English-language teachers meet the challenges of teaching English to students. The workshop uses examples from the Reading, Listening, Speaking and Writing sections of the TOEFL iBT® test. It provides instructional techniques and strategies for using the integrated-skills approach to teaching language and for preparing students for success.
Led by ETS-approved facilitators in an interactive, hands-on classroom setting, the Propell workshop opens the door to increased success in teaching students English as a second language. Teachers will receive a Propell workshop kit that will guide them through stimulating sessions on teaching techniques and activities and help them learn more about the benefits of the TOEFL iBT test. The workshop is also an opportunity to interact with peers and provide feedback to help us improve and develop assessments that meet their needs.
Led by an ETS-approved trainer in an interactive, hands-on classroom setting, the TOEFL ITP® Teacher Workshop is a full-day professional development program.
Get the tools you need to help students improve their English-language skills by focusing on three key skills: Listening Comprehension, Reading Comprehension and Structure and Written Expression.
The TOEFL ITP® Teacher Workshop help you:
In most English classrooms, the gaps in students’ proficiency levels are too wide. Teachers run the risk that students start feeling lost and disengaged. It presents a challenge to teachers to meet the needs of the individual students and to create motivating learning opportunities for them. To effectively address students' diverse educational needs, teachers must engage in good decision making concerning the questions that follow:
In this practice-oriented workshop, you will get the opportunity to work on a sample of large-scale assessment data to discover the ways of meaningful classroom implementations in light of the answers to the questions above.
Above you find overviews of the trainings/workshops that we offer with great pleasure at various schools. Are you interested in a training topic on a subject that is not mentioned in the overviews above? We also offer ‘customized workshops’. Contact us for more ideas and collaboration.