Category Archives: eLearning Resources

“Exploring the Feasibility of E-Learning…”

Contact magazine just released its spring edition, and one article caught my attention right away: Exploring the Feasibility of E-Learning in Ontario ESL Programs by Geoff Lawrence et al. Because I have been doing my own feasibility exploration, Lawrence’s report … Continue reading

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Podcasting

Last week, I asked two of my Retail students who are presently on a co-op placement, to come back the classroom to make a Podcast about their experience with using the Learning Management System.  Both immediately agreed to come in, … Continue reading

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E-Learning Workshop

Workshop In a workshop at the central library last week, a speaker gave a short presentation on e-learning.  I was able to go, but I have to admit, it was fairly basic.  I was hoping to learn more about LMS’s, … Continue reading

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The “flip” is a flop?

Wondering what MOOC stood for, I did a quick Google search about an hour ago and came across this article by Steve Blank.  (MOOC, by the way, stands for Massive Open Online Course.) Blank, who apparently teaches to scientists at … Continue reading

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What? A Speaking Task on an LMS?

Speaking on an LMS An LMS opens itself up more easily to Reading/Writing activities.  An instructor can direct learners to a website, or upload a reading onto the LMS, and then link the task with a writing assignment.  Listening activities … Continue reading

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All Things Tech

I am currently in an online conference with Myenglishonline.  It’s a national online conference for EAL/ESL professionals.  I’ve been looking forward to it for months, now.  Logged on this morning to the welcome session with no problem. Now, the site … Continue reading

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Got a nod from LearnIT2Teach

In case you’ve arrived here fresh from the LearnIT2Teach December newsletter, just thought I’d fill you in a little on what I’m doing here. I’m lucky.  I’m fortunate to be able to get to experiment with not one but two … Continue reading

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