Higher Order Thinking Skills as Teaching Strategy (Improving HOTS through language)

Lecturer Ms. Nilla Pramowardhanny
Ms. Rina Dwiyana
Ms. Thalita Ardelia
Position - (Acting) Deputy Director of Program
- Specialist staff in Partnership & Public Relation Division
- Specialist staff in Research and Development Program Division
Institution SEAMEO Regional Centre for Quality Improvement of Teachers and Education Personnel in Language (SEAQIL)
Target Audience

Language teachers of Middle/Junior and Senior High Schools. Preferable for groups of language teachers to become participants to facilitate group tasks.


Sufficient competency in the English language, internet literacy (email and social media)
Activities Lectures, Discussions, and Online Assignments
Overall Period 2 May to 23 June
Live Online Sessions 8 May to 5 June (Mondays)
Registration Deadline 26 April 2017 (23.59 hours, GMT+7)
Time 13.00-15.00 pm (GMT+7)
Deliverable Language English
Maximum Number of Participants 100 Participants

Lecture Coverage

The course aims to improve teachers’ knowledge and skills on using High Order Thinking Skills (HOTS) as language teaching strategy. It is expected that participants will be aware that appropriate questioning strategies will develop students’ thinking skills.  Examples of HOTS questions and lesson plans will be part of discussion and assignments. The final task is developing lesson plan by incorporating HOTS.

***E-Certificates will be provided only for full participation***

How to join the online lecture:

1. Fill in the registration form: Online registration
2. Meeting Link will be provided once registered.
3. To enter the lecture room, please re-register with your name and email address.
4. Click on the “Join” button.


For further information regarding both lectures please contact:

Nilla Pramowardhanny (Ms) - Acting Deputy Director for Programme at SEAMEO QITEP in Language.
E-mail:  nilladjuniarto@gmail.com ; info@qiteplanguage.org

Zahrani Balqis (Ms) – SEAMOLEC Coordinator
E-mail:  sani@seamolec.org  

Tan Ketudat (Mr) - Host & SEAMES Coordinator
Email: community.dev@seameo.org

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