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Digital Feedback. Why? When? How?

By Dina Dobrou The first time I heard about recording feedback for students was so many years ago that the tool suggested was cassettes! Back then it was suggested that teachers record themselves on cassettes to provide essay feedback. I did not try it out as it sounded complicated and time consuming. Years later, I […]

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Classroom Technology : Tool or Toy?

Teacher’s toolbox series Teachers blogging about their favourite tools By Tim Thompson The novelty factor When I talk to educators who are excited about incorporating technology into their classes, I often hear words like “neat” and “cool”. When this happens, my first question is automatically “Neat for whom?”.  Technology in an educational setting, and especially […]

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IATEFL 2017 Forum on Digital Materials

A review By Will Leung This is a small forum consisting of three short presentations by Paul Slater, Laurie Harrison & Nick Robinson, and Paul Sweeney Peter Slater from the University of Brighton discussed how technology has changed / changes / will change language teacher education courses, particularly with regard to materials development. Based on class […]

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LTSIG Strand at The 6th ELT Malta Conference

  We are very pleased to announce our IATEFL LTSIG strand at the 6th ELT Malta Conference to be held between 12-14 October 2017.   Send in your application to speak at this great conference and, if you are an LTSIG member, apply for a travel grant to offset part of your expenses. Speakers’ conference […]

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