Russell Stannard, plenary speaker for Digital ELT 2015, on technology and transformation. Apparently technology is transforming our education. At least that is the impression I get when reading all the tweets that zoom through my feed on Twitter. The buzz words abound but that is not actually what I see when I go […]
Speaker and LTSIG travel grant winner Rita Zeinstejer introduces herself.
Joel Josephson talks about his session More about Joel.
We are excited to announce the draft programme for the 2015 conference. The list of confirmed speakers to date is here and the draft programme is here. More speakers to be announced very soon!
Hi everyone, the conference plenary recordings are now up on site here along with copies of the presentations. Some great reviews of the conference are coming soon.
Workshop 1: Me & My Mobiles – Learning in Hand – Gavin Dudeney In this workshop we will examine a rationale for mobile and handheld learning and examine possible implementations of it in language education. Starting from a brief theoretical (yet hands on) overview we will move on to consider how mobile learning can be […]
We are very pleased to have as our final keynote, Sylvia Guinan. See Sylvia’s bio here. Her topic will be: Harnessing Educational Technology To Boost Confidence, Creativity & Social Intelligence This talk highlights the natural affinity between timeless creativity and technological innovation. It aims to clarify how creative thinking strategies can take students and teachers […]
Our provisional programme is now up with three plenary speakers and workshop leaders confirmed. We will be adding more detail and more speakers over the next couple of weeks. Check back for more information soon.
Our preparations for the 2014 conference have been brewing over the summer. Two plenaries speakers announced – we are very pleased to welcome Gavin Dudeney back to Ireland although a first time speaker at Digital ELT Ireland. Dr Nellie Deutch will be bringing a young learner and teen perspective to the conference. More updates very […]
Hi all I’m very pleased that the final report on the Irish ELT teachers and technologies survey is now available for download here. Thanks again to all for participating and congratulations to John Whipple for doing all the hard work in carrying out the survey and pulling all the analysis together.
Hi everyone, Almost all of the presentations are now posted here. Video’s coming soon.
‘There are over thirty words in the Irish language which are equivalent to the Spanish mañana. But somehow none of them conveys the same sense of urgency’ – Patrick Kavanagh. For the 2012 conference, almost half of our bookings came in the final month. Well, in the spirit of Patrick Kavanagh we have extended the online […]
Hi all, here is a small selection of our Day 2 photos. Thanks to steward Lisa, our very own paparazza. They are also available on the LTSIG Facebook page. [AFG_gallery id=’1′]
As the programme is now almost finalised, I’d like to say something about why we put it together this way. Firstly, it is a learning conference. When we were planning the conference with the MEI and ACELs it was clear that we wanted a learning conference. We chose some of the biggest themes in learning […]