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EPI Workshop, Session 3: Wednesday, September 27, 5:30 to 6:30pm. Learn strategies for answering open-ended questions.

Event Type
Conference/Workshop
Topic
workshop
Sponsor
Center for Innovation in Teaching & Learning (CITL) and ITA Program
Location
Room 428 Armory Buildling (Southwest corner of the building)
Date
Sep 27, 2017   5:30 - 6:30 pm  
Speaker
John Kotnarowski
Cost
No cost for joining the workshop.
Registration
Registration is required. Please click here to register.
Contact
EPI Coordinator
E-Mail
citl-epi-info@illinois.edu
Phone
217-265-6136
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Originating Calendar
Center for Innovation in Teaching & Learning (new)

Workshop Series: Preparing to Take the EPI

 

These four workshops are designed for Graduate Students who plan to take the EPI. The workshops are free, but registration is required. Space is limited, so register early at http://go.illinois.edu/EPI_Workshop_Registration. First-time test-takers and students re-taking the EPI are eligible to attend. Each workshop will focus on a different part of the EPI, including the EPI's structure, how it's scored, preparation tips, definition of terms, responding to open-ended questions, strategies for effective interviewing, and activities and resources you can use on your own to prepare for the EPI. During each session, you'll also have time to practice what you've learned and receive brief feedback. Detailed information about the EPI can be found at http://citl.illinois.edu/citl-101/measurement-evaluation/english-proficiency-interview.

 

Questions? Email us at citl-epi-info@illinois.edu.

 

Location: All workshops take place in Room 428, Armory Building  (Southwest corner of the Armory Building)

 

Workshop session descriptions:

 

Session 3: Wednesday, September 27, 5:30 to 6:30pm. Learn strategies for answering open-ended questions.

 

Session 4: Monday, October 2, 5:30 to 6:30pm. With other workhops participants, practice completing sample EPIs; set goals for oral English improvement; learn about resources you can use to improve your English skills. Note: This session will be most beneficial if you also attend one or more of the earlier sessions. The content in session 4 pulls together everything learned in sessions 1, 2, and 3.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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