The Art of teaching: Applying Creativity
This presentation examined creating customized activities. Creativity can be broken down to 8 steps: connect, relate, experience, analyze, transform, and explore. It is not necessary to be creative to create.
Encouraging Active Listening
This presenation demonstrated practical techniques for improving student listening.
Improve your language skills, using pictures
We are surrounded by good pictures in books, newspapers, magazines, cataloges, and brochures. This presentation showed how to make use of them for learning foreign languages.
This presentation demonstrated how to use translations of popular childrens song lyrics and TPR to help young learners understand stress timing in spoken English.
Effective Classroom Organization for Large Communication Classes
This presentation explored new ways of organizing classrooms to optimize the effectiveness of one’s communication lessons. Some issues discussed included how to arrange desks to maximize the amount of attention each student recieves from the teacher and how to quickly and efficiently move and group students for communication activities.