How do our students learn? Views on (second) language acquisition
We teachers always try to find the best ways to teach students, but do we know how students learn a language? Is it true that children are best language learners than adults? What about having an ‘ear’ for languages and learning better? In this talk, we will discuss language acquisition as well as some myths and believes concerning language learning.
Bruna is the co-founder and academic director at Caltabiano Idiomas. She has a degree in Psychology and holds, among others, the Cambridge certificates CPE, ICELT and DELTA Modules 1 and 2. She is also a Cambridge ESOL speaking examiner. She presents talks and workshops for teachers in national and international events on methodology, didactics, professional development, coordination, entrepreneurship and academic projects. She is the coordinator of the LAMSIG (Special Interest Group on Leadership and Management) at BRAZ-TESOL.