TUELTA conducts the project “Bringing English Teachers Together to Promote Tolerance in the Language Classroom”. The project is aimed at promoting tolerance at the English lessons. It is supported through an alumni grant of the US Department of State. The research has been done in Tula region on social and educational policy aimed at developing tolerant attitudes to other cultures.
English Language Teachers' Association of the Ural region brought together about 30 EL teachers from Sverdlovsk region to participate in the monthly Regional Seminar "Active Interaction Management in ELT" on January 28.
The International conference was organized in Tula in the framework of the project “Bringing English Teachers Together to Promote Tolerance in the Language Classroom.” Promoting tolerance is closely connected with getting to know others’ cultural values, that is why several forms such as U.S. studies Olympiad, round-table discussions, plenary sessions were conducted during the conference.
In the frame of ‘the International week against racism 16-21 March, 2013’ Youth Assistance Fund ‘Youth Initiative’ conducted an intercultural seminar for students of Tula State Lev Tolstoy Pedagogical University which was held on 14th of March.
About 300 teachers of English from all over the Tula region gathered in Tula State Lev Tolstoy Pedagogical University on September 20, 2013 for the opening day of the XIIth Umbrella conference “From Reflection to Action”.