13th YALS In-house Seminar: YALS Inspection Scheme Revisited

Presenters of 13th YALS In-house seminar Maja Gavrilović and Sofija Ljiljak-Vukajlović, with one of participants

Reported by Sofija Ljiljak-Vukajlović

On 9th April 2016 the 13th YALS In-house Seminar on the topic of YALS Inspection Scheme Revisited was conducted,with a special focus on the academic aspect of foreign language school management. Presenters Maja Gavrilović Maksimović from Livingston School and Sofija Ljiljak-Vukajlović from Tom and Emma School held two workshops,Academic Management Inspection and Management in Teaching, with active support of their colleagues from other school members in the association. This time the seminar was hosted by New English School in Pančevo, which marked its 20thanniversary on this occasion.

The seminar was aimed at school principals, as well as directors of studies, senior teachers and mentors. This was an opportunity to share invaluable experience and examples of good practice in relation to the academic management of foreign language schools with the goal of maintaining high quality in teaching which is subject to rigorous and regular inspection.