2009 ARTESOL Best of Affiliate Presentation at TESOL 2010, Boston, Massachusetts

 

 

Teaching English in disadvantaged contexts: some insights from the students’ point of view

The presenter will address some of the issues brought about by changes in the access to high school education by adolescents from disadvantaged contexts . She will share some excerpts from interviews (in Spanish) and lessons to indicate possible sources of uneasiness and reflect on possible changes in pedagogy.

Mónica Gandolfo

Universidad de Buenos Aires, Instituto Superior de Formación Docente Nº 100 “Próspero Allemandri”,

Escuela Normal Superior en Lenguas Vivas, Instituto Superior del Profesorado “Joaquín V. González”