Author Archive | Vicky Saumell


The Facebook effect: usage of social media in e-Learning programs

Dr Giannikas talks about her presentation on The Facebook Effect on eLearning at the IATEFL LTSIG Showcase on April 10th, IATEFL Brighton.   Due to their dynamic and motivating nature, e-Learning tools provide higher education with powerful mechanisms to alter the passivity that in-person learning at a physical campus may sometimes bring to students. The […]

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Welcome To Our New LTSIG Newsletter Editor

We recently opened the call for applications for the position of LTSIG Newsletter Editor. The LTSIG newsletter Editor position involves commissioning articles for publication on the LTSIG website, proofreading and editing in conjunction with guest writers, working with the website editor, liaising with the content team, and collating announcements and events for the newsletter. The […]

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Announcing the LTSIG strand at the International House BCN conference

The IATEFL Learning Technologies SIG is excited to announce its strand at the International House Barcelona ELT Conference to be held between 9-10 February 2018. Our expert line up includes Gavin Dudeney, Sophia Mavridi, Shaun Wilden, Barbara Gardner and Valentina Dodge, who are to address key issues in the field of Learning Technologies. Other guest speakers […]

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Brighton 2018 LTSIG Scholarship Winners Interviews

Congratulations to the winners of our two scholarships for Brighton CPE. Julia Koifman from Israel is the winner of the Diane Eastment scholarship, with the session “Motivational video lessons for SEN students”. Our Roving Reporter for this year is Elisa Effendy from Indonesia. Learn more about these scholarships offered by the LTSIG from our video […]

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Recordings and Slides from Day One of the OLLREN 2nd Annual Conference

  The Recordings DAY 1 – October 5, 2017 Paul Miller VEO and VEO Europa: enhanced interactional insight for learning, shared across global networks Daniela Martino Technology-aided activities in the teaching and learning of foreign sounds Fabiana E. Mallon The power of digital badges: impact on the motivation of primary students of EFL […]

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Recordings and Slides from Day Two of the OLLREN 2nd Annual Conference

DAY 2 – October 6, 2017 Geoff Stead But does it do any good? Understanding the impact of Quiz your English James Pengellay Speaking of ICT: Does IT enhance the language learning environment? Mark Oliver Increasing learner noticing of errors and feedback through Text Chat Graham Stanley Remote language teaching Liliana […]

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Meet Our Speakers at ELT Malta 2017

After quite a few months of preparing for the LTSIG strand at ELT Malta, from the first call for proposals to the granting of scholarships, from communication with speakers to publishing content, we are proud to present all of our confirmed speakers. Get to know more about our presenters by clicking on the photos in […]

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