Deborah Healey's Attic: Orange County Webinar

Using technology effectively with English language learners

Overview

Dr. Deborah Healey, University of Oregon
Orange County webinar, January 23, 2012

What do learners need?

Comprehensible input

Motivation

Time

Scenarios

Based on TESOL Technology Standards: Description, Implementation, Integration

Technology Standards: A simple listingof the Standards is available at http://www.tesol.org/techstandards/

Elementary grades: Building writing skills – Family Stories

Grade book - any level

High school: Academic discussion about literature

High school: science class with support for ELLs

Resources

Scaffolding resources (these are examples, not a full list of possibilities)

Social connections resources (these are examples, not a full list of possibilities)

Meaningful practice resources (these are examples, not a full list of possibilities)

Scenario-related resources (these are examples, not a full list of possibilities)

Other resources

PowerPoint from the talk (PDF)

Deborah's computer lab suggestions/CALL-IS Software List: http://www.eltexpert.com/

Deborah's page: http://www.deborahhealey.com/

Teachers are welcome to use resources and information from my site for classroom, not-for-profit purposes, as long as credit is given and my name appears on my pages/resources.

 

Contact Deborah - dhealey at uoregon dot edu | © 2012 Deborah Healey
http://www.deborahhealey.com/orange_county/index.html
Last updated 21 January 2012