In the first presentation Dr Sifakis discussed globalization and the role of the English language as a medium of global communication, a Lingua Franca, as well the teaching implications of this approach.
In the second part of the seminar he focused on how learning and teaching can be differentiated with respect to key human needs and 21st century skills, the role of the teachers and how to manage groups of learners.
A number of websites and a wealth of useful materials were provided.
The presentations are available below.
For those of you wishing to purchase Mr Sifakis' book, you can contact the Boardfor better pricing.