On January 19, 2021 Mary American Corner (MAC) will celebrate its 16-th anniversary. From the beginning, MAC has grown by leaps and bounds, and now stands proud with impressive spaces equipped with the latest technology and unique resources. And it is quite remarkable that the foundation of the MAC program proved sustainable in times of unprecedented challenges. Thanks to guidance of the US Embassy Ashgabat and American Councils for International Education, MAC, equipped with the latest innovations in technology, reinvented itself to the virtual, and successfully engaged with its core audience while expecting the re-launch of its traditional in-person programs.
A welcome back meeting for FLEX ’20 organized by Mary American Corner with the participation of 2020 FLEX Finalists from Mary.
On September 18, Turkmenabat American Corner (TAC) Manager Leyla Jumayeva and Activity Coordinator Akgul Rozyyeva hosted their first live session in collaboration with director of American Corner Chittagong, Bangladesh, Rooma Dass and librarian of American Corner Katowice, Poland, Agnieszka Asenkowicz titled “Effective Ways of Learning English and Useful Resources for It” using zoom platform.
Session covered essential information on English learning followed by each speaker’s personal experience, methods and advices. Participants were familiarized with great online resources for learning English and developing four basic skills such as listening, speaking, reading and writing. One of the main advices participants received from the presenters was the importance of setting up SMART goals in achieving fruitful results in English learning.
The session got positive feedback from the audience and staff will keep initiating virtual sessions on achieving TAC common goals. Please join TAC official IMO account ( +993 63 96 85 79) to get more information on our upcoming virtual sessions.