Web Conference. After a very successful first Web Conference held in October 2014, IATEFL have decided to hold a second Web Conference in October 2015.
Making connections across borders in ELT will be held over two days: Friday 23 October 2015 at 13.00 GMT-19.45 GMT (14.00-20.45 BST) To check your local time please click here Saturday 24 October 2015 at 7.30-14.30 GMT (8.30-15.30 BST). To check your local time please click here Talks will include the development of creativity and team skills in the classroom, education for social justice, teacher research, psychology, teaching in challenging and low resource contexts, inclusive education, and the impact of technology. A full programme will be published shortly. We would love you to come along and join in. You need to register for each day seperately. Register for Friday 23 October 2015 Register for Saturday 24 October 2015 IATEFL had its first Web Conference over the weekend of the 18th and 19th October 2014. Recordings. Success Workshops - Student Success. The Office of Undergraduate Studies provides a series of workshops throughout the semester to help you succeed both in and out of the classroom.
Consult the calendar for the dates and times of the Success Workshops and the Scholarship Workshops. Face-to-Face: How to Meet with Your Professors Want your professor to know you on a more personal level, but don’t know how? Tired of being just another number? Then come to this workshop designed to provide you with the tools to improve your interactions with professors. I Just Can't Take It Anymore: How to Effectively Manage Stress Getting through college can be one of the most harrowing experiences of your life. Planning for Your Career: Internships and Beyond What are YOU doing this summer?
Study Skills 5.0: Note-Taking, Test-Taking & Concentration If you’re going to be in college, you might as well be good at it! Free Workshops For Teachers. Personal Learning Networks: The Future of Learning Presenter: Will Richardson Learning is social, we've all known that.
Now, the Internet has made it globally social. To flourish as learners in a connected world, we need a network that we can trust – and one that we can turn to when we need answers, inspiration, or direction. While we've always crafted these Personal Learning Networks in our face-to-face spaces, achieving the same online is quite a bit more nuanced and complex. Learn how to begin to construct PLNs using various Web tools Understand the implications for our students, schools, and professional practice Look at how diversity, balance, and safety enter into the learning equation online He is a former public school educator for 22 years, and is a co-founder of Powerful Learning Practice (plpnetwork.com), a unique professional development program that has mentored over 5,000 teachers worldwide in the last five years.
Presenter: Dr. Dr. Dr. Dr. Dr. Presenter: Dr. Dr. Dr. Student Podcasts. Top 5 Lectures about Education & Technology. Learn About EnglishCentral Teaching English Magazine Read The Latest Newsletter Digital Downloads TESOL Certificate Supporter Top 5 Lectures about Education & Technology This is a follow up to my recent: Top 5 Inspirational presentations about Educational Technology.
Over the last decade there have been some great lectures made available to teachers/researchers about the powerful new possibility that technology promises for education. I've watched so many - on TED, on Fora, on The Edge. I'm sure you have your own to share and please comment and tell us which one(s) you think are a "must".
Honorable Mentions: Is the internet a good thing? #5 Derailing Education - David Warlich #4 Let's Use Video To Re-invent Education #3 Copyright problems in the Digital Age - Richard Stallman #2 The Learning Revolution - Ken Robinson #1 The Future Of Learning - Sugata Mitra. September 23rd: Get to Know Google Classroom - EdTechTeacher. Connected Educators Month - EdTechTeacher. Tom Daccord, Director of EdTechTeacher (MA) Justin Reich Co-Founder of EdTechTeacher (MA) Greg Kulowiec, Instructor & Presenter (MA) Beth Holland, Communications & Instruction (RI) Shawn McCusker, Instructor & Presenter, (IL) Patrick Larkin, Senior Associate & Instructor (MA) Douglas Kiang, Instructor & Presenter, (HI) Kate Wilson, Web Coordinator & Instructor (RI) Sabba Quidwai, Instructor & Presenter (CA) Jennifer Carey, Writer (FL) Avra Robinson, Instructor (IL)
August 28th: Preparing Parents for Technology in the Classroom - EdTechTeacher. August 19th: Back-to-School Tech Tips for New Teachers - EdTechTeacher.