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  • Speaker: Shaun Wilden
  • Date and Time:
    1st April 2020, 11:00 - 12:00 UTC

Asynchronous Learning #2 Getting the most out of asynchronous learning
In the second session on working in the asynchronous online environment, we’ll consider the elements needed to run a successful online task and how working online can cater to different ways of learning.

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Overview

Asynchronous Learning #2 Getting the most out of asynchronous learning
In the second session on working in the asynchronous online environment, we’ll consider the elements needed to run a successful online task and how working online can cater to different ways of learning. We’ll look in more depth at the skills needed to run an online course - from enticing people who observe but don’t participate through to how to give feedback and deal with contributions. Finally we’ll look at how best to deal with typical problem scenarios and decide how to run specific tasks.

Date and Time

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1st April 2020

  • UTC 11:00 - 12:00
  • UK (UTC+1/BST) 12:00 - 13:00
  • UAE (GST) 15:00 - 16:00
  • Japan (JST) 20:00 - 21:00
  • Brazil (BRT) 08:00 - 9:00
  • New York (EDT) 07:00 - 08:00

Speaker

Shaun Wilden Shaun Wilden has been involved in English language teaching for nearly thirty years and teaching online for over a decade. He is the Academic Head of training and development for the International House World Organisation and runs their online teacher development site. These days he specialises in technology and language teaching. He also teaches digital literacy at the University of Oxford. His latest book “Mobile Learning” was published in 2017 by OUP and was nominated for an English Speaking Union award. He is a trustee of IATEFL. For a hobby he makes a podcast for ELT teachers, the TEFL commute. Other than that he enjoys playing table top games.

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