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Former ELF Presents on Project Based Learning for Access Students in Rustavi

Georgia | English Access Microscholarship Program | 29 Sep 2011

On September 29, Judy Elliott, former senior ELF who had worked in Georgia for over two years, delivered an enrichment session on Project Based Learning for the Access Program students from Rustavi.

Ms. Elliott used a PowerPoint presentation about her hometown, Metuchen in New Jersey, USA to demonstrate how to develop and present a project. On the example of her presentation, Ms. Elliott demonstrated to the Access Program students how to structure presentations, what kind of information should be emphasized, how important issues can be brought to the attention of the audience, how to form the content of a presentation, how to combine informational material with visuals (photos, charts, and etc.).

According to Ms. Elliott, the students were very interested in project based learning and actively participated in the session. By the end of the meeting, Ms. Elliott suggested that the Access Students start to work on a project called Career Planning. She shared the modules she had developed on Career Choices and gave the students and teachers tips on how to develop a career in Georgia. According to the Access Program teachers, it is quite possible that the next enrichment session will be devoted to Career Planning in Georgia and the United States.


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