Workshops for Language Teachers

04-03-2018 at 9:46 AM

The Institute of Foreign Languages of the Faculty of Philology of Vilnius University and Lithuanian Language Teachers’ Association continue the series of workshops and seminars for language teachers.

On March 26, 2018, teachers were invited to take part in two engaging seminars delivered by Assoc. Prof. Dr. Liudmila Arcimavičienė and lecturer Lina Marčiulionytė ( both work for the Institute of Foreign Languages of the Faculty of Philology, Vilnius University).

Media education: necessity and perspectives

04-03-2018 at 9:36 AM

On March 6, 2018 Prof. dr. Danutė Balšaitytė from the Institute of Foreign Languages of the Faculty of Philology, Vilnius University conducted a seminar on “Media education: necessity and perspectives” for language educators. The seminar was organized by the Institute of Foreign Languages of the Faculty of Philology of Vilnius University and Lithuanian Language Teachers’ Association.

Use of Corpora in Teaching Foreign Languages and Tech Tools for Language Teachers

04-03-2018 at 9:27 AM

On February 2, 2018, an incredibly large group of language educators gathered to participate in two practical workshops organized by the Institute of Foreign Languages of the Faculty of Philology of Vilnius University and the Lithuanian Language Teachers’ Association on new and effective language teaching / learning methods.

The seminar “Use of Corpora in Teaching Foreign Languages” was delivered by Assoc. Prof. Dr. Lina Bikelienė (Institute of Foreign Languages of the Faculty of Philology, Vilnius University), who explained in a detailed way and demonstrated to the participants various possibilities of the use of corpora in foreign language teaching / learning process.

LKPA Award Ceremony

06-09-2017 at 9:14 AM

On 24 March, 2017 Language Teachers’ Association of Lithuania (LKPA) organized the traditional annual event “The Baltic Philologist Coffret” award ceremony to award the members of the association for the most prominent contribution and activities, for fostering and ensuring the continuity of the Baltic culture, promoting multilingualism and multiculturalism in the year of 2016.

Every year in March the Baltic Philologist Coffret is given to meritorious members of the association or organizations in accordance with certain pre-specified criteria. The Baltic philologist is a professional, ethical, and enterprising educator. The Baltic Philologist Coffret is attributed to an educator (or an organization) who is fostering and ensuring the continuity of the Baltic culture.

Workshop Google Documents, as a Daily Tool: Options you Did Not Know

02-24-2017 at 1:21 PM

On January 25, 2017 Language Teachers’ Association of Lithuania (LTAL) together with the Institute of Foreign Languages of Vilnius University (VU) invited language professionals to a workshop on the innovative educational technologies. The participants were introduced to wide possibilities of practical application of Google documents in the study process, learned how to create multimodal teaching and learning content and attractive motivating educational environment for students of the New Generation, and how to make learning activities more innovative and facilitate collaborative learning.