Summary 4th Virtual Round Table Conference 25-27 March 2011

Over a period of 3 days, the 4th Virtual Round Table conference
on language learning technologies saw yet another record number of
participants.

552 unique visitors in Adobe ConnectPro
111 unique avatars in Second Life
54 panelists, presenters and guest-speakers in 38 sessions
4 panel discussions about ELTons, mLearning, the aPLaNET EU
funded project and EVO Sessions
a virtual classroom strand (Adobe ConnectPro) and . . . → Read More: Summary 4th Virtual Round Table Conference 25-27 March 2011

PANEL: ELTons celebrating innovation

Recording: http://lancelot.adobeconnect.com/p23067006/

 

 

Panelists: Lindsay Clanfield, Nicky Hockly, David Warr, Marcos Benavides, Philip Gienandt and Charles Goodger

Moderation: Shelly Terrell

The ELTons, sponsored by Cambridge ESOL, are the only international awards that recognise and celebrate innovation in the field of English language teaching (ELT).

 

This year we are introducing five exciting new categories:

 

. . . → Read More: PANEL: ELTons celebrating innovation

Little tech with big results by Barbara Sakamoto

Recording: http://lancelot.adobeconnect.com/p20184781/   (45min, 83views since March 2011)

Trailer

 

 

In this session, I’ll demonstrate the small ways I’ve incorporated technology tools in my classes with young learners. Since I only see my students for one hour each week, and technology tools can be time eaters (especially when neither the teacher nor the learners are . . . → Read More: Little tech with big results by Barbara Sakamoto

Language Bridge by Arkady Zilberman

Recording: http://lancelot.adobeconnect.com/p18507409/  (1h 3min, 57views since March 2011)

 

Trailer

When adults learn a foreign language and speak it fluently, they form a new language speech center in the brain that is separated from the native language center.
We don’t think in our native language; we think in a code language of symbols, images and . . . → Read More: Language Bridge by Arkady Zilberman