Skype in the Classroom is a service offered by Microsoft that enables teachers to connect their classrooms with experts, other teachers and classes all around the world (Microsoft, 2020b). Skype in the Classroom requires a teacher to visit the Skype in the Classroom website (www.skypeintheclassroom.com), sign up using an Office 365 or Microsoft Account, and […]
Learning a second language is not an easy task. I know I tried it for many years both in foreign language classes (French, Japanese and Spanish) and in a foreign country (France). I have much awe for the students in my classes who leave their native country (and home) to come and complete their senior […]
So the task was to use a digital tool to design, develop and share a visual model showing my personal structure or schema for language learning and teaching through digital and/or Web 2 tools. I would love to know your thoughts, especially if you are a teacher with EAL/D students.
I recently was trying to work out ways I could help my Year 12 students to remember their rather complex diagrams in the lead up to their IB final exams. After thinking about it for awhile I realised that they had the basics of the diagram it was just a matter of remembering the particulars. […]