LIVE SESSIONS:Saturday, February 1711am CST (Central Standard Time)LIVE SESSION John De Mado – Evolving from Editor to Applied Linguist: Our Professional Odysseyhttps://languagelearningsummit.com/live-session-john-de-mado-evolving-from-editor-to-applied-linguist-our-professional-odyssey/12pm CST (Central Standard Time)LIVE SESSION Catherine Ousselin – Creative, Collaborative, And Communicative Digital Toolshttps://languagelearningsummit.com/live-session-catherine-ousselin-creative-collaborative-and-communicative-digital-tools/Sunday, February 188pm CST (Central Standard Time)LIVE SESSION – Nicole Naditz- Let’s talk about Professional Developmenthttps://languagelearningsummit.com/live-session-nicole-naditz-lets-talk-about-professional-development/Contact information:John De Mado Language […]
CLICK HERE to watchCLOSING SESSIONon Saturday, February 24 at2pm PST / 4pm CST / 5pm EST
A conversation about professional development for World Language teachers with 2015 ACTFL National Language teacher of the year
REPLAY of the LIVE session recorded onSunday, February 11 at8am PST / 10am CST / 11am EST#LangSummit – Opening SessionCome and join me for the start of the Language Learning Summit. Learn what is all about, how to navigate the website, and how to meet new people who love to learn languages! You might even […]
REPLAY of Live Session recorded onSaturday, February 17 at6pm PST / 8pm CST / 9pm ESTAbout BigBong:I’ve always been passionate about acting. But it’s rather easy not to do anything for fear of others’ judgment, laziness… or a bit of both. Then at one point, I thought: “Let’s just try out and see where it goes”. […]
Creative, Collaborative, And Communicative Digital Tools
Despite all the good intentions, much of what is standardly considered common methodological practice for language teachers may actually prove to be ‘anti-linguistic’; i.e., it works against language acquisition.
Applied Linguistics respects the ‘nature of language. Acquaintance with this discipline of language acquisition aids language teachers in their evolution from simply the classroom ‘editor’ to the ‘Applied Linguist’; from teaching for Mastery to encouraging Proficiency.
Come find out how and why. Be prepared to laugh uproariously and to reflect profoundly.
REPLAY of the Live Session recorded onSunday, February 11 at10am PST / 12pm CST / 1pm ESTAbout the presenter:Steve has had a passion for languages most of his life and is a well known polyglot on the web. Steve is the all-time champion LingQer and developer of the LingQ approach. When not studying on LingQ, […]