"Buenos dias", "buenas noches" -- this was the first words in a foreign language I heard in my life, as a three-year old boy growing up in developing post-war Western Germany, where the first gastarbeiters had arrived from Spain. Fascinated by the strange sounds, I tried to get to know some more languages, the only opportunity being TV courses of English and French -- there was no foreign language education for pre-teen school children in Germany yet in those days. Read more
The Korea Association of Primary English Education (KAPEE) is the most prestigious academic organization in primary English Education in South Korea. Its scope includes all branches of English Education: Second Language Acquisition, Curriculum Development, Teaching English through English, Teaching Young Learners, English Literature & Culture Education, Corpus, ESP, Information, Communication and Technology: ICT, Teacher Development ELT Methodology, English Testing, Critical Pedagogy.