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Abstract

The explosion of online learning has provided many unbelievable new options for reaching students and engaging them on a personal level. However, so many options make responsible lesson-planning a daunting task. This presentation will explore the best practices of using online platforms for both native speakers and an international audience. Dr. Skousen draws from her experience working with international students and seven years of online course design, teaching, and consulting in order to present various lesson plans that engage students personally. In addition to discussing the creation of modules to facilitate different learning styles, there will also be a practical element to allow faculty to experiment with interactive modules for both online and blended learning environments.

Session

Session 5C. Workshop on Enhancing Content for English Language Learning in Online and Blended Formats

Location

Dalton 1

Start Date

5-21-2015 9:00 AM

End Date

5-21-2015 11:30 AM

 
May 21st, 9:00 AM May 21st, 11:30 AM

Workshop: Enhancing Content for Mixed Skill Classrooms

Dalton 1

The explosion of online learning has provided many unbelievable new options for reaching students and engaging them on a personal level. However, so many options make responsible lesson-planning a daunting task. This presentation will explore the best practices of using online platforms for both native speakers and an international audience. Dr. Skousen draws from her experience working with international students and seven years of online course design, teaching, and consulting in order to present various lesson plans that engage students personally. In addition to discussing the creation of modules to facilitate different learning styles, there will also be a practical element to allow faculty to experiment with interactive modules for both online and blended learning environments.