Innovative sustainable online language teaching – social media and the adult EAL/D classroom

Webinar Wednesday 24 March 2021 4pm – 5 pm (Qld time)

 

 

 

 

Synopsis:

As Southern Cross University’s English Language Programs (ELP) for international students have moved from emergency remote teaching mode towards a more sustainable online model (Hodges, Moore, Lockee, Trust & Bond, 2020), we have started to explore some innovative approaches to teaching and learning. We are now offering not just EAP and General English units online but also study tours, and increasingly using educational apps and social media to keep our online classes relevant and engaging.

This presentation will share some of the possible uses of WeChat,  (Wei, 2017), WhatsApp and education apps including Quizlet and Padlet in the delivery of online English language lessons.

Presenters:

Sharon Leslie, Neil McRuddin and Zoe Hancock

For Presenter bios  CLICK HERE

COST:
QATESOL Members    FREE
TAFE Q Subscribers & Interstate ACTA TESOL Affiliated Members   FREE
Non-Members   $20

Registration is essential

  • TAFE Queensland is an Institutional Member of QATESOL.
    Up to 8 TQ subscribers can attend this event at the member rate. Please register under your TAFE email address.
  • Is your school a QATESOL Institutional Member? If so, attendance is free.  For more information contact  admin@qatesol.org.au
  • Members from ACTA affiliated associations are welcome to attend at the member rate but MUST indicate which TESOL affiliated association they belong to.

* IMPORTANT:   QATESOL Members must login before registering

  1. Click on LOGIN (top right hand corner)
  2. Your USERNAME is your email address or the username you have chosen
  3. Enter your password
  4. Click on the LOGIN button

If you have forgotten your password, click on Lost Password under the LOGIN button and it will be immediately emailed to you.

 

  • March 24, 2021
    4:00 pm - 5:00 pm