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Thursday, May 14 • 11:00am - 12:00pm
Using Culture and Dynamic Activities to Promote Communication in At-Risk Students LIMITED

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Learn how to integrate culture and dynamic games into your everyday activities with the ultimate goal of promoting output. Specifically geared towards teaching at-risk populations, teachers will identify possible disadvantages students may bring to the classroom and learn how to take on those difficult situations, ultimately igniting interest in otherwise shy language learners. Teachers will play the role of the students as they learn how to increase student interest using dynamic activities and promote communication among students.

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Margaret Burke

Centro Cultural Costarricense-Norteamericano - Educational Advising Coordinator
Margaret "Mo" Burke graduated from The Ohio State University in 2016 with her Bachelor`s in Foreign Language Teaching. She received a Fulbright English Teaching Assistantship (ETA) and arrived to Pérez Zeledón to assist in English classes at the Centro de Idiomias Universidad Nacional... Read More →
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Andrés Centeno Gutiérrez

Centro Cultural Costarricense Norteamericano - San Pedro
Andrés Centeno obtained his B.A. in English at the UCR. In 2018, he began working at CCCN as a teacher. He has also participated many times as a guest judge at EXPOTEC Cedes Don Bosco. In November 2019, he started working with at-risk populations through the Special Development Program... Read More →
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Nills Alessandro Rojas Mora

Centro Cultural Costarricense Norteamericano - San Pedro
Alesandro Rojas Mora received his Bachelor’s in English Teaching from the University of Costa Rica in 2018. That same year, he began working for the Centro Cultural Costarricense Norteamericano as an English Teacher, teaching adults, teenagers, and children. There, in addition to... Read More →
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Dania Vargas Angulo

Centro Cultural Costarricense Norteamericano - San Pedro
Dania Vargas is an experienced teacher at Centro Cultural Costarricense Norteamericano. She has been working as an Educational Leader and  full-time Resource Teacher at CCCN since 2016. She graduated from The University of Costa Rica with her Bachelor's in English. She is currently... Read More →


Thursday May 14, 2020 11:00am - 12:00pm
Salón Cahuita 2 2nd Floor