ELSA PROVIDES PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT OPPORTUNITIES TO SCHOOL LEADERS AND ADMINISTRATORS, TEACHERS AND SUPPORT STAFF.
The Teacher Development Day otherwise known as TDD is the showcase event for ELSA. In recent years it has become the leading annual Anglophone teacher forum in France. This annual event that runs all day for an estimated 300 teachers and administrators of ELSA-France member schools and interested educators in France and abroad. It consists of ten streams of workshop and presentation sessions for pre-primary, primary, middle and upper school teachers, as well as job-alike sessions for college admissions, educational leadership and librarians. These workshops are given by local specialists and outside speakers from Europe, the U.K. and the U.S.A. A large, easy to access exhibiting area allows delegates to browse and discover new resources and materials published by leading educational companies. ELSA's Teacher Development Day has been recognized by ECIS and offers credit in partnership with International Graduate Programs for Educators, State University of New York.
In order to extend the training opportunities for professional sin education throughout the year Spotlights focus on a specific theme: Bilingualism, Multilingualism, Child Protection, Special Needs in Education, Leadership.
ELSA accepts suggestions for topics from speakers throughout the year. If you would like to present a workshop we encourage you to submit your name and contact information, brief biography and session abstract for each presentation. contact