Iatefl Online - Harrogate 2014
Sugata Mitra is Professor of Educational Technology at the School of Education, Communication and Language Sciences at Newcastle University, UK. His interests include Children’s Education, Remote Presence, Self-organising systems, Cognitive Systems, Physics and Consciousness.
Communicative Language Teaching: what have we gained (or lost?)
While English Medium Instruction (EMI) in education systems has been the norm in former British colonies for many years, recent years have seen large growth in EMI in many other countries around the world.
ugata joins us in the studio after his plenary session and reacts to some of the comments from Twitter and the live feed during his talk.
Marjorie talks about the IATEFL webinar series. This is a new series of online webinars from some of the most prominent names in ELT. She also talks about the Fair List which encourages and supports the principle of gender balance in ELT conferences.
Andrew talks about his long career in ELT and moves on to his more recent work with stories and helping teachers use their voice more effectively.
Nik Peachey talks about the Digital Skills for Employability panel he is moderating on Wednesday 2nd April. He also talks about his recent project to crowdsource funding for a digital publishing project.