In all CILs in Brasília there is an initiative to use Project Based Learning as an approach to reinforce language learning.
Then, at CILs we can say that methodology follows 3 main axis - language teaching + global education + project based learning.
iEARN - International Education and Resource Network has been partner of CILs in pbl approach for 9 years now. By suggesting projects with international interaction, students can understand their peers authentically and their…Continue
Posted on May 24, 2010 at 12:30pm — 2 Comments
Brasília, capital city of Brazil has a group of public language centers called "Centros Interescolares de Línguas". They are 8 centers whose currriculum has only foreign languages - English, Spanish, French and Germany(in only one of them).
CIL schools offer 3 hour-classes each week to students of public schoos. They form groups of 25 students or less than that. Moreover, all the teaches have to pass a selection exam to teach in those schools.
Besides foreign languages,…Continue
Posted on May 23, 2010 at 10:16am