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Workshop [clear filter]
Friday, November 18

8:30am PST

Five User-friendly Apps for the Not-so-user-friendly Cell Phones
With today’s growing technological advances, apps play a critical and integral role in second language acquisition. Presenters will demonstrate five major apps that make content-oriented classroom more interactive. Learn about the rationale for classroom use of mobile content and how to adapt mobile apps to motivate and increase learning outcomes.


Friday November 18, 2016 8:30am - 9:30am PST
Meeting House - Sunrise

3:45pm PST

Low-Tech, Low-Cost Gadgets for Your Pronunciation Toolbox
Teaching pronunciation, like any craft, is easier if you have the right tools. Come and try some new gadgets to make pronunciation teaching more effective and engaging. Whether it’s drinking straws, pipe cleaners, giant teeth, or dried beans, you’re sure to find something new for your pronunciation toolbox.

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Marla Yoshida

Academic Coordinator, University of California, Irvine, Division of Continuing Education

Friday November 18, 2016 3:45pm - 4:45pm PST
Garden Salon 2
Saturday, November 19

1:45pm PST

Oral Language Solutions for your Vietnamese Learners
The co-authors of Compelling Conversations, Vietnam will introduce common misunderstandings regarding why your Vietnamese students struggle with English pronunciation. Come and discover how to prepare your Vietnamese students for academic success through successful exercises as discussed in the textbook.

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Teresa Nguyen, American Language Program, CSUF

Full-time Faculty, CSUF, American Language Program
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Eric Roth, USC

Author, Teacher, and Publisher, Chimayo Press
Eric H. Roth teaches international graduate students the pleasures and perils of academic writing and public speaking in English at the University of Southern California (USC), and holds the title of “Master Lecturer”. He also writes and edits ESL/EFL books for English language... Read More →

Saturday November 19, 2016 1:45pm - 2:45pm PST

1:45pm PST

The Happiest Place on Earth: Your Classroom
Students feeling lackluster? Invigorate them with the magic of Disney! Come to our workshop where we will show you how to minimize prep while maximizing student engagement with the universal stories that Disney has brought to all walks of life.

Saturday November 19, 2016 1:45pm - 2:45pm PST
Windsor Rose