Events

Upcoming events

Past Events

2017

Pronunciation Matters

17th June 2017, 10.00-17.00

One-day pronunciation event at Bell Language School, Cambridge.

Session details available here.

Presentation slides available below:

Beata Walesiak

Carrie Terry

Francis Nolan

Jonathan Marks

Piers Messum

Richard Cauldwell

Roslyn Young

Silvia Cortese

Pronunciation teaching then and now

3rd April 2017

PronSIG PCE Glasgow. Staffa, Crowne Plaza

For more information click here.

51st IATEFL Conference, Glasgow 2017

4-7 April.

Plenary speakers: Gabriel Diaz Maggioli, Sarah Mercer, J J Wilson, Jane Setter, Imtiaz Dharker.

For more information click here.

Information on pre-conference events, 3rd April, 2017.

Click here.

WEBINAR "The role teacher's manuals play in pronunciation teaching: an answer key or a complete guide?" by Sinem Sonsaat.

Information here. January 21st,2017, 5pm GMT.

2016

Different Voices: A one-day pronunciation event organised by IATEFL PronSIG and hosted by the University of Brighton

Plenary speakers: John Wells & Adrian Underhill.

Falmer Campus, University of Brighton. Saturday 8th October 2016, 10am-5pm.

For more information click here. For registration, click here.

PronSIG 2015 PCE event wins Award from The Fair List, UK. Award Event held at Birmingham IATEFL Conference

IATEFL Birmingham, April 14th 2016, 18.30-19.30

For information about The Fair List, click here.

PronSIG Pre-conference event: Creating Pronunciation Materials, presented by Mark Hancock.

IATEFL Birmingham, April 12th 2016, 10.00-17.00

For details, click here.

See the Slideshow, click here.

WEBINAR "Teaching Pronunciation: Simplicity is the key" by Judy Gilbert.

PronSIG Webinar Room, March 19th 2016, 4pm GMT.

FREE DOWNLOAD! Get Judy's book "Teaching Pronunciation" here.

Teaching Pronunciation Differently - Online course, January-February 2016.

PronSIG supported the EVO session Teaching Pronunciation Differently. See here for more information.

2015

Teaching Pronunciation: Tools & Techniques - Dublin, October 10th.

See the slideshow here.

Manchester 2015 programme available here. PronSIG day details on page 40!)

PronSIG PCE Manchester 2015. Click here to read about our great speakers and topics!

 

PronSIG and NATECLA event in London: "Accentuate: Bringing Pronunciation to the Fore"- Feb 21st, 2015

A fabulous joint event at the British Council premises organised by PronSIG and NATECLA.

You can watch the recordings of some of the sessions here and read the live Twitter discussion feed here.

The programme of the event and the poster can be accessed here and here.

"Accentuate: Bringing Pronunciation to the Fore"

PronSIG and NATECLA event

British Council, February 21st, 2015

Image credits: NATECLA London - Elixabete

(click on your favourite images to get a better resolution, full-screen view)

 

 

PronSIG Webinar: "The Melody of English: Research and Resources for Teaching the Pragmatic Functions of Intonation" by Marnie Reed and Tamara Jones - Feb 17th, 5 pm GMT - Abstract, biodata of the presenters and more here

PronSIG members will be able to access a recording of the event. Stay tuned for news!

Read an informal report of the event by PronSIG member Marina Cantarutti here

 

Teaching Pronunciation Differently - An EVO Session

During January and February 2015, PronSIG supported the EVO session "Teaching Pronunciation Differently", designed and coordinated by PronSIG members Arizio Sweeting, Roslyn Young and Piers Messum. More info on the course and EVO: here

 

2014

PronSIG and TESOL Webinars on Pronunciation Teaching

How Can We Know If Pronunciation Techniques and Activities Have Been Successful? Assessing Pronunciation in the Classroom and Beyond by Luke Harding. Abstract - Fielded Discussion

 

PronSIG in Harrogate 2014 - PCE Event and PronSIG day

You can read some accounts of this event by Louise Guyett here and on the PronSIG Facebook page.

 

2013

PronSIG and Teachit Event - Bath, 2013

Check out some pictures of the event here and a great summary of the event here!.