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Teaching English To Children With Adhd, Natalia Turketi 2010 SIT Graduate Institute

Teaching English To Children With Adhd, Natalia Turketi

Sandanona

How to teach English to highly distractable and hyperactive children? How does the process of the Second (Foreign) Language acquisition for such students look like? I will highlight these issues in my presentation and demonstrate a few activities that can be helpful in teaching ADHD kids.


Learning Spaces For The New Way Students Work, Helen Y. Chu 2010 University of Oregon

Learning Spaces For The New Way Students Work, Helen Y. Chu

Helen Y. Chu

Learning space design has not changed – at least not in its goal. We aspire to provide facilities and resources that support instruction and research. We want to engage and motivate our students. But our students have changed. Their needs and expectations have changed. Our students – and faculty – work and think differently. We need to redefine what “learning spaces” are. We need to re-engineer our formal and informal learning spaces. Come see the surprising and non-traditional learning spaces that the University of Oregon has transformed in hopes of inspiring a new generation of thinkers, leaders, and innovators.


Leadership Qualities, Sherwood Thompson 2010 Eastern Kentucky University

Leadership Qualities, Sherwood Thompson

Sherwood Thompson

No abstract provided.


Acting Out In The Classroom, Kim Noel Daelhousen 2010 SIT Graduate Institute

Acting Out In The Classroom, Kim Noel Daelhousen

Sandanona

The use of theater strategies and activities in the language classroom provides a space for students, like actors, to play and thus more deeply incorporate elements of the target language. Participants will be “playing” along with the presenter to explore various theater-based activities.


Language Learning Through The Lenses Of An African Adult, Muchumayeli (Ishmael) Bhebhe 2010 SIT Graduate Institute

Language Learning Through The Lenses Of An African Adult, Muchumayeli (Ishmael) Bhebhe

Sandanona

Do you know that indigenous Africans are essentially pragmatic and/ or anthropocentric beings? Do you desire to meaningfully impact their lives through language learning? This session seeks to address such questions thereby showing why English language learning is most effective for African adults when directed towards meeting real needs.


Extending Community: Stories, Culture & Technology In The Classroom, Ginna Allison 2010 SIT Graduate Institute

Extending Community: Stories, Culture & Technology In The Classroom, Ginna Allison

Sandanona

How can cultural experience help to develop language skills? How can we reach beyond the classroom to create a sense of community? This session explores the spheres of personal narrative and technology and how they intersect with ESL to open rich opportunities for teaching and learning.


Meeting Minutes, WKU Council of Academic Deans 2010 Western Kentucky University

Meeting Minutes, Wku Council Of Academic Deans

Council of Academic Deans

Meeting regarding class legacy, enrollment, distance education funds and international contracts.


Iowa State Daily (May 25, 2010), Iowa State Daily 2010 Iowa State University

Iowa State Daily (May 25, 2010), Iowa State Daily

Iowa State Daily, May 2010

Contents: Swimming against the odds; Conversation Station; Your eating directory; Burritos on Welch


Haenicke Garden Dedication, John M. Dunn 2010 Western Michigan University

Haenicke Garden Dedication, John M. Dunn

WMU President John Dunn

No abstract provided.


Wmu Board Of Trustees Formal Conference Call Session May 25, 2010, WMU Board of Trustees 2010 Western Michigan University

Wmu Board Of Trustees Formal Conference Call Session May 25, 2010, Wmu Board Of Trustees

WMU Board of Trustees Meetings

Only the Personnel Report is available from this May 25, 2010 conference call of the WMU Board of Trustees.


Smiths Grove, Kentucky (Mss 321), Manuscripts & Folklife Archives 2010 Western Kentucky University

Smiths Grove, Kentucky (Mss 321), Manuscripts & Folklife Archives

MSS Finding Aids

Fidning aid only for Manuscripts Collection 231. Information about Smiths Grove, Warren County, Kentucky. Includes material about the community's history, people, churches, schools, and events. Collection contains the original Board of Trustees minutes for Smiths Grove College, 1884-1901.


Newsroom, Georgia Southern University 2010 Georgia Southern University

Newsroom, Georgia Southern University

Newsroom

  • Georgia Southern University Students and Faculty to Study and Serve in Botswana


The Academic Standards Committee Requests A Change To The Undergraduate Academic Standing Policy, Wayne Smith, Academic Standards Committee 2010 Georgia Southern University

The Academic Standards Committee Requests A Change To The Undergraduate Academic Standing Policy, Wayne Smith, Academic Standards Committee

Faculty Senate Index

No abstract provided.


The Writer’S Voice: Developing Self-Expression In Esl Writers, Genevieve Halkett 2010 SIT Graduate Institute

The Writer’S Voice: Developing Self-Expression In Esl Writers, Genevieve Halkett

Sandanona

What is good writing? For many ESL students, this means grammatical accuracy; as a result, their own writing voices are often lost. The presenter will illustrate successful strategies and activities which can be used with a variety of levels and ESL writers to encourage fluency and self-expression.


Parental Support And South Africa’S Rural High School Performance, Moloko Raxina Kgare 2010 SIT Graduate Institute

Parental Support And South Africa’S Rural High School Performance, Moloko Raxina Kgare

Sandanona

The presenter will begin by explaining what parental support means, its importance and impact on the high school performance. She will explain causes of parents’ decision to distance themselves from their children, the school management and teachers.


Visual Arts: Its Place In The Language Classroom, Regina Valentino 2010 SIT Graduate Institute

Visual Arts: Its Place In The Language Classroom, Regina Valentino

Sandanona

The presenter will explore visual arts with respect to language learning. She will provide information about learning styles and multiple intelligences, and how they affect student learning. She will share activities that show how the visual arts can enhance students' learning and will, along with the audience analyze their effectiveness. Regina Valentino has a background in visual arts and personal experience with language learning.


Differentiation: The Good, The Bad, And The Ugly, Dena Konneker 2010 SIT Graduate Institute

Differentiation: The Good, The Bad, And The Ugly, Dena Konneker

Sandanona

When is differentiation helpful and when it is harmful? What are common pitfalls? What is the balance between meeting learners’ needs and holding them to equally high expectations? What are a few positive strategies that teachers should focus on? Participants will examine case studies around these issues.


One Of The Adjustment Challenges For Newly Arrived Iraqis, Sabah Al Adlai 2010 SIT Graduate Institute

One Of The Adjustment Challenges For Newly Arrived Iraqis, Sabah Al Adlai

Sandanona

Many Iraqi refugees have a higher proficiency in English than other newcomers groups but still need or want classes to improve their skills. Classes that meet these refugees ‘needs may be difficult to find because language classes for new refugee arrivals are often geared toward those with little or no English.


Nest & Non-Nest Teachers’ Relationship With Global English, Hilary Pearson 2010 SIT Graduate Institute

Nest & Non-Nest Teachers’ Relationship With Global English, Hilary Pearson

Sandanona

This interactive workshop will explore various issues concerning the ever-changing dynamics of teaching global English by comparatively examining perspectives of NEST and Non-NEST teacher case studies as well as global English educational trends and their effects on English teaching by way of dialogue.


Cooperation &Collaboration: Interactive Ways Of Learning, Tatiana Garasyuta 2010 SIT Graduate Institute - Study Abroad

Cooperation &Collaboration: Interactive Ways Of Learning, Tatiana Garasyuta

Sandanona

The presenter will investigate the efficacy of cooperation to facilitate learning in the EFL classroom. She will share the findings of the Russian educators working in this field. The presentation will highlight several interactive activities, which can be used to capitalize on cooperative learning.


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