The Turkish Flagship hosted Yagmur Demir, a Fulbrigh Foreign Language Teaching Assistant (FLTA) from Turkey, for the second Turkish talk of the semester. Yagmur’s presentation centered on how foreign languages are taught in Turkey. Her presentation highlighted the importance of learning English for Turkish students, and she detailed the challenges that some of her students had faced while learning it. She also highlighted the differences between foreign language education in public and private schools and invited the audience to share their experiences with learning foreign languages in the United States.
Turkish Talk: A Brief Overview of Foreign Language Teaching in Turkey
Tuesday, March 6, 2018
7:00 P.M. – 8:00 P.M.
Location: School of Global and International Studies Building, GISB GA1060