The joint project of the British Council Ukraine and the Ministry of Education and Science of Ukraine “New Generation School Teacher” is gaining momentum. According to the Order of the Ministry of Education and Science of Ukraine “On conducting a pedagogical experiment on the methodological preparation of would-be teachers of English” piloting the innovative program of the methodology of teaching English started on September 1, 2016 at our university and other educational institutions participating in the project.
Within the framework of the aforementioned project the British Council held another school of professional skills from the 21st to the 26th of January 2018 in Lviv, attended by lecturers of the Department of English Philology of the Faculty of Foreign Languages Olga Bilyk, Volodymyr Goshylyk, Natalia Ivanotchak, Natalia Kuravska, Natalia Pylyachyk, Igor Romanyshyn, Olga Trotsenko and Svitlana Yatsiv.
The work of the Winter School was devoted to planning teaching and learning, the communicative teaching of English, the content and processes of pre-diploma training of foreign language teachers, English as a vital skill of the XXI century and piloting materials on teaching English.
The next School of Professional Skills for English teachers from the universities participating in the pedagogical experiment will be held in summer.