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Inspiring Creative Teaching in the MFL classroom.

Monday, July 12th, 2010

Today I was part of an ICT and Creativity in MFL day run by Links into Languages West Midlands at Aston University.

Below is my presentation about free tools that can be used to enhance language teaching and learning.

Inspiration for Motivation – Top Tips for PLL

Sunday, July 11th, 2010

Here is the Slidecast of my second presentation from Brighton.

Apologies for the audio cutting out before the end – no idea what happened there!  Perhaps the iRiver overheated!

Apologies to @wizenedcrone for forgetting her real name – it’s Fiona Joyce!!!

And the German site I mentioned was called GenkiGerman.

Technology in Modern Foreign Languages – A practitioner’s perspective

Wednesday, February 24th, 2010


Technology in Modern Foreign Languages – A practitioner’s perspective is a post by José Picardo in which he announces the online publication of a series of blog posts that originally appeared on his blog Box of Tricks over December/January, written by a wide variety of language practitioners about their experiences of and advice for using technology in the MFL classroom.

If you didn’t read the original posts, they’re well worth a read (even the one I wrote!) – and now they’re downloadable in one go.

#mfltips

Thursday, January 21st, 2010

Following on from @dajbelshaw‘s #movemeon, Isabelle Jones started a hashtag for language teachers – #mfltips about which she has blogged here.

The top tips offered on Twitter by the MFL Twits have been published online using Yudu and are well worth a look.
I’ve embedded it below. Why not pick a tip every now and again, and try to implement it.
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Self Publishing with Yudu