In my previous post entitled TED Talks in the EFL Classroom, I outlined the basics for navigating TED.com, listed select TED Talks for use in the classroom, and linked out to additional blogs that promote TED Talks for teaching. Here – I outline some ideas for promoting global citizenship and civic engagement among our students through the use of TED Talks. (This is information from my presentation for the IGA National Conference for Teachers of English.) Continue reading
It was such an honor and pleasure to present at the Instituto Guatemalteco Americano’s 31st National Conference for Teachers of English. I hope this is the start of an annual tradition for me! In my concurrent session, I presented on how to incorporate TED Talks in the English as an Additional Language (EAL) classroom. Here is a briefover view of the talk.
Here is the e-handout for the presentation. Continue reading