Language teachers at all levels have to facilitate learning among students with the help of various tools. Teachers who are comfortable in using advanced technological tools, offer training through various Web 2.0 tools like Blog, Podcasts, Wiki and Mobile devices, to list a few. Recently the presenter conducted a study with tertiary level students, in which she offered training in Business English with the help of mobile devices. In this presentation, the presenter would elaborately discuss her findings.
About the Presenter
Dr. Revathi Viswanathan has been working as Professor of English in B.S.Abdur Rahman University. She teaches technical and business English to tertiary level students. Dr. Viswanathan also guides PhD candidates relating to the use of technology in the language classroom. She likes to conduct projects and share those experiences in conferences. She has presented in national and international conferences and has authored three books and a few articles in refereed journals
Integrating Technology was founded by Dr. Nellie Deutsch (Ed.D), a Canadian education technology, curriculum and instruction, e-learning consultant, relationship-based transformative mentor, researcher, writer, speaker, community builder, expert in teaching with technology using Moodle and WizIQ live classes.
She’s an instructor at Atlantic University Masters of Arts in Transpersonal and leadership studies, speaks at online and face-to-face conferences, and organizes annual informal MOOCs, online conferences, and free online courses and webinars on Moodle for Teachers. She's an accredited PAIRS (Practical Application of Intimate Relationship Skills), conflict resolution, and Reiki educator. She practices Mindfulness Meditation and the Alexander Technique.
She is currently on the steering committee of TESOL CALL-IS, program coordinator at WAOE (World Association of Online Education), on the executive and planning committee of EdMedia at AACE (Advancement of Computing in Education), on IATEFL YLT SIG committee, and on the coordinating team of Electronic Village Online (EVO) TESOL.
Dr. Deutsch presents on technology enhanced learning at conferences in the USA, Canada, Europe, South America & virtually around the world.
Some Highlights: 1. invited to leadership convention at Atlantic University in the fall of 2012. She conducted workshops on mindfulness practice, authenticity & leadership 2. invited to a 4-day teacher training workshop at Stael Ruffinelli de Ortiz English Institute and at uniNorte university in Paraguay in August 2013 3. was a keynote speaker and gave workshop on Partners of their Own Learning on November 22-23, 2014 in Ireland at the Digital ELT conference at the IATEFL LTSIG 4. invited speaker at EdTechNow in New Delhi, India 5. invited speaker at Pre conference workshops at TESOL 2016 in Baltimore, USA 6. invited speaker at IATEFL YLTSIG PCE in Birmingham.