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Saturday 21 February 2015 - 11.00

Are you a teacher working in a variety of contexts? Do you want to brush up on traditional approaches to pronunciation in the classroom and try out some new technological techniques? In that case this one-day online event is for you.


Live-stream registration link: http://englishagenda.britishcouncil.org/seminars/accentuate-bringing-pronunciation-fore-conference


Plenary Speakers: David Crystal and Ben Crystal, and Adrian Underhill


1115 – 1215      David Crystal & Ben Crystal: Dealing with Accents

1230 – 1330      Mark Hancock: Doing things with sounds. Practical pronunciation activities for your classroom  

1430 – 1515      Roslyn Young: The Silent Way approach to teaching pronunciation, illustrated using French

1530 – 1615      Piers Messum: What to teach before you teach sounds

1620 – 1720      Adrian Underhill: Proprioception in learning new sounds, words and connected speech


Follow the event with the hashtag #pron15 at @BCseminars, and follow our partners at @PronSIG and @nateclaldn.

Live-stream URLs will be sent out to all Eventbrite registrants on the day of the event, one for each of the five live-streamed presentations.