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Friday, November 18

8:30am PST

'Technologize' Your Grammar Class
Making Grammar classes interesting and fun can be challenging. In this practical presentation I will demonstrate a number of activities for teaching Grammar using technology, and I will share several useful websites and add-ons for teaching Grammar. Active participation is anticipated. BYOD (Bring Your Own Device).

Friday November 18, 2016 8:30am - 8:50am PST

10:15am PST

Medium and Maptia: Blogging tools for the 21st century
This presentation will describe recent blogging tools such as “Medium” and “Maptia” that can be incorporated into ESL reading and writing classes. These tools can provide students an opportunity to write and interact with an audience outside of the classroom, while making their writing more creative, focused, and relevant.

avatar for Suzanne Bardasz

Suzanne Bardasz

ESP/EAP/ESL Instructor, UC Davis

Friday November 18, 2016 10:15am - 10:35am PST
Royal Palm Salon 4
Saturday, November 19

1:45pm PST

Micro Credential in Citizenship Preparation
To develop the language skills required during a Citizenship interview, a stackable micro-credential composed of five graduated interview scripts based on the USCIS N-400 Application for Naturalization has been developed. Each micro-credential represents the acquisition of vocabulary, grammar, and clarification strategies associated which each level of interviews.

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Jennifer Gagliardi

trainer, OTAN
US Citizenship, ESL, Digital Literacy, Google Docs

Saturday November 19, 2016 1:45pm - 2:05pm PST
Royal Palm Salon 3