English Language Teaching Event

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  • Dates: 15th or 16th of March 2017
  • Times: 16:30 - 17:30 or 11:00 - 12:00
  • Speaker: Nicky Hockly

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Overview

Learners increasingly expect to use their mobile devices in the English language classroom. In this webinar, I share some classroom activities using mobile devices. We also discuss the choices and challenges involved in using mobile devices effectively with our learners.

Dates and Times

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15th March 2017

  • UK (BST) 16:30 - 17:30
  • UAE (GST) 20:30 - 21:30
  • Japan (JST) 01:30 - 02:30 +1 day
  • Brazil (BRT) 13:30 - 14:30
  • New York (EDT) 12:30 - 13:30


16th March 2017

  • UK (BST) 11:00 - 12:00
  • UAE (GST) 15:00 - 16:00
  • Japan (JST) 20:00 - 21:00
  • Brazil (BRT) 08:00 - 09:00
  • New York (EDT) 07:00 - 08:00

Speaker

Nicky Hockly is Director of Pedagogy of The Consultants-E (www.theconsultants-e.com). She has worked in the field of English Language Teaching since 1987, is an international plenary speaker, and gives workshops and training courses for teachers all over the world. She is a member of the Oxford University Press ELT Expert Advisory Panel, a Consultant for the Cambridge English Teacher platform, and is a member of the NILE Advisory Panel, as well as being a member of the TESOL Journal Advisory Board.

Nicky writes regular columns on technology for teachers in English Teaching Professional magazine, and in OUP’s English Language Teaching Journal (ELTJ). She has also written several prize-winning methodology books about new technologies in language teaching, many of them with co-author Gavin Dudeney. Her latest book is Focus on Learning Technologies (Oxford University Press, 2016), and her research interests include blended and online learning. Nicky lives in Barcelona, and is a technophobe turned technophile.

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