a) Description: Bilgi TDC also organizes concurrent training sessions for all instructors at the beginning of every a
cademic year. The sessions are given by the ELP Director, Administrative Coordinator, TDC members, the Learning Technologies coordinator, the BWC coordinator, and ELP instructors.
b) Aims: The sessions aim to introduce recent developments and adjustments to the curriculum and testing objectives, to update instructors about the latest technologies in the course-books, and to give opportunities for instructors to share their classroom research results and course experiences with their colleagues. Overall, a common ground for both new and present instructors is established to become standardized in teaching methodology, lesson administration, and course book/resource implementation.