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International Week for Language Teachers at TAMK Next Week

Next week, 70 foreign language teachers from 20 different countries will arrive at TAMK, as TAMK organises the second international week for language teachers together with JAMK. This year, the theme of the week is “Language Teaching Tomorrow”, and the … Continue reading

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Each One Teach One begins in the spring!

Would you like to get to know students coming from different countries, meet with them in casual settings, learn their languages and culture and/or teach them your own, and get credits for doing that? If you became interested, Each One … Continue reading

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Teacher in Hong Kong

I have been working with paper engineering students for several years and have visited many paper mills with them, but in March 2011 I was in for a totally different experience with the fourth-year students. I was invited to explore … Continue reading

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Intercultural encounters in Valencia, November 2011

I participated in Intercultural Competence training during my staff exchange week in Valencia.  Vigorous discussions enhanced the participants’ intercultural competence. Jeanine Gregersen–Hermans, Maastricht University, Netherlands,  gave a lecture about the stages of Intercultural Development Continuum: Denial. Being comfortable with the … Continue reading

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Greetings from Korea

TAMK participated in the e-Learning Korea 2011: Expo in Seoul. Finland was represented well in the expo: Finpro had arranged an exhibition for 7 Finnish organisations and companies. The participants from TAMK were language teachers Henri Annala and Marianna Leikomaa. … Continue reading

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