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Digital literacies for a modern context

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Information Literacy Web 1.0 and Web 2.0

Check out this SlideShare Presentation: Information Literacy Web 1.0 and Web 2.0View more presentations from Mark Mitchell.

Wordle In The Classroom

Check out this SlideShare Presentation: Wordle In The ClassroomView more presentations from Hellen Harvey.

The IATEFL 3rd Annual Pecha Kucha Evening

This happeed at the IATEFL Learning Technologies SIG Pre-Conference Event, Harrogate, UK, on 7 April 2010. Pecha Kucha is presenting  a slide show of 20 images, each shown for 20 seconds, giving a total presentation time of six minutes and forty seconds before the next speaker is up. wowow! Wish I could do that!!!!

This is an example... Have fun!!!!

Shaping the Way We Teach English

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Shaping the Way We Teach English is a 14-module teacher training video series developed and produced in cooperation with the University of Oregon. The series incorporates classroom scenes from around the world and is accompanied by a teacher trainer manual and additional readings.

The goals of the program are:
1) To build an academic or “pedagogical” foundation in language teaching.
2) To improve language teaching classroom practices.

The 14 modules are divided like this:

Approaches to Language Teaching: Foundations
Module 1: Contextualizing Language
Module 2: Building Language Awareness
Module 3: Integrating Skills
Module 4: Pairwork / Groupwork
Module 5: Learner Feedback

Approaches to Language Teaching: Extension
Module 6: Managing Large Classes
Module 7: Learning Strategies
Module 8: Authentic Materials
Module 9: Critical & Creative Thinking
Module 10: Alternative Assessment

Focus on the Learner
Module 11: Individual Learner Differences
Module 12: Younger Learners (K-5)

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Technology Skills We Should Be Teaching in College

Howard Rheingold and "21st Century Literacies"

Howard Rheingold gives a talk titled "21st Century Literacies" at the Reboot Britain event in London, July, 2009. Anyone who knows me knows that I love Howard Rheingold - in this talk he claims that we need to teach students how to use their 'crap detectors'.