Event Date: 3rd March 2023

Abstract:

Communities of Practice

In this session, the presenter will give an overview of communities of Practice explaining what they are, how they benefit professionals, and why one should get involved.

The participants will leave with a better understanding of these communities and how they can empower educators both inside and outside the classroom.

About the Speaker:

Hind Elyas is an English Instructor at the Leading National Academy, Niagara College in Saudi Arabia.

She is the Past Chair of the TESOL International Professional Development Professional Council, the IATEFL Global Issue, Issues Month Coordinator, and a member of the TESOL International Womentorship in ELT committee. She is also serving as a TESOL International New Member Guide.

Hind is a British Council ELTon Awards Judge and she served as a National Geographic Advisor in 2020.

Her most recent achievements were being selected as a TESOL International 2021 Leadership Mentoring Program Award recipient and a TESOL International Convention Ambassador.