#10 – Helping Parents and Teachers Understand Language Learning

by Jake Whiddon

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What do we know about language learning? What can we do to ensure the best opportunity to acquire a language?

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In this informative session, we will be highlighting the best ways to learn a language! Jake will be drawing from a range of research and experience to give you the 4 factors that ensure successful language acquisition. You will hear about the benefits of starting young, exposure, frequency, and meaningful feedback. You will gain 5 top tips to help you help your students immediately!

 

Jake Whiddon

Jake Whiddon has been working in the China & Asia language teacher market since 2004. He has worked managing academic operations and as Regional Trainer; for Education First and Macmillan Education; and is currently Studycat’s Head of Teacher Training and User Experience. Jake has trained teachers in Greater China, Japan, Thailand, Cambodia and Myanmar. He holds a DipTESOL from Trinity College London; International Diploma in Language Teaching Management (IDLTM) from University of Queensland and is currently completing his MA Dissertation on the benefits of Game Based Language Learning Apps for Young Learners in China.