8-week course (2cr):
June 2 to July 27, 2019 ($990)
Can you explain why you teach the way you do? Refresh and expand your knowledge of SLA theories and connect them to your teaching practices. Each week addresses a different theme that you'll explore through readings, podcasts, videos and online discussions with your instructor and your peers.
Explores the topic of teaching and learning languages online with an emphasis on best practices, course design, assessment, and the use of synchronous and asynchronous tools. Design a mini online unit to test with your students this fall.
10-week course (3cr):
June 15 to August 24, 2019 ($1485)
Does your use of technology have an impact on your students' proficiency? Through discussions, readings, lesson planning and a research project, you will learn to leverage technology to engage and motivate students to learn the target language. We'll discuss the SAMR model; we'll practice building lesson plans around tools such as Flipgrid; we'll discuss differentiation and ADA compliance as well as copyrights laws.