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Meet English Language Teachers of Russia! Many of them have made a mark. Some of them were noted, and highlighted, and awarded.
Mikhail Nokhov, the Access program coordinator from Khasavyurt, is a unique EFL teacher and teacher trainer. Just have a look at his website: http://www.accesskhas.ru
Mikhail is the Teacher of the Year' 2006, he has a few awards from the President of Dagestan being the Distinguished Teacher of Dagestan, and the Honorable Teacher of RF. He is doing amazing things with his students through the Global Classroom Project. On August 25th Mikhail Nokhov and his students were invited to present to the distinguished guests a presentation on the use of new technologies in the classroom. Their presentation included a videoconference in English with American and South Korean teachers and students.
Minister Fursenko was impressed with their presentation and confessed that he did not expect high school students to be so comfortable and well-versed in the use of new technologies.
(on the picture- Minister of Education and the President of Dagestan talk to Mikhail Nokhov)
Svetlana Semyonovykh, the Head of the EL Program at the Birobijan In-Service Teachers Retraining Center, the Director of Access Microscholarship Program and All-Russia Coordinator for DFC Program has developed a wonderful program "Design for Change".
Read her article in Foreign Languages Journal: http://iyazyki.ru/?p=6891
News from Samara Access
Samara Access camp was chosen to be one of the best camps in Samara. Access teacher Yevgenia Kudryavtseva got an official letter of appreciation as the best camp coordinator (руководитель смены) signed by the city governor!
Yevgenia says, that Samara Access camp “is the work of a team of teachers and councelors who did their best to realise the program of the summer shift. They are: Yulia Markushina (Access coordinator), Yevgenia Kudryavtseva (camp coodinator, teacher), Kate Gafarova, Natalia Kazakova (teachers), Yulia Almendeeva, Anzhelika Roslyakova, Zhenya Astashina (Access alumni), Kate Kochetova, Anastasia Bezrukova (Access alumni) (councelors and volunteers)".