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Changing Classrooms, Supporting Teachers

  • Date: 24 April 2015
  • Location: Chandigarh, India

A TESOL Academy in Chandigarh, India

This TESOL Academy is designed to help teachers in India and surrounding regions meet the needs of their students, who come to the classroom from diverse backgrounds and with a variety of learning styles and expectations. Grounded in the latest research, the six academy workshops deal with pedagogy, assessment, technology in the classroom, and course design.  TESOL is proud to partner with the Regional English Language Office, US Embassy, India, and the Regional Institute of English, Chandigarh, India for this TESOL Academy.

TESOL gratefully acknowledges the support of National Geographic Learning, a TESOL Strategic Partner.  


24–25 April 2015


Hotel Park Plaza, Chandigarh, India

Who Should Attend?

  • Primary and secondary ELT classroom teachers (Changing Classrooms Workshops)
  • Teacher trainers and school administrators (Supporting Teachers Workshops)

Event Workshop Themes

Participants will choose one of the workshops below and spend 10 dynamic hours in an area of concentrated study with a top leader in the field.

Changing Classrooms Workshops

Supporting Teachers Workshops


TESOL is no longer accepting registrations for this event. It is sold out.


The Regional English Language Office (RELO) is pleased to offer a limited number of free hotel rooms at the Hotel Park Plaza. There are rooms available for 110 participants who will be randomly assigned by the hotel to either a single or a shared (same gender) room. Participants cannot select a single room or with whom they will share a double room. These free rooms will be assigned on a first-come, first-served basis, so if you wish to be considered, please register early. If you are not selected for free accommodations, you will need to make your own arrangements. No more free rooms are available at this time. 
Download a list of available hotels in Chandigarh.


All participants are responsible for their own travel to/from Chandigarh.

Tentative Schedule

24 April 2015
9:00 am - 10:30 am   Registration
10:30 am - 12:00 pm   Opening Ceremony & Keynote Address
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm  Lunch
1:00 pm - 5:00 pm  Workshops in Session

25 April 2015
9:00 am - 12:00 pm  Workshops in Session
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm  Lunch
1:00 pm - 4:00 pm  Workshops in session
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm  Closing Ceremony

Contact Information

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