Opera Joven Tour

SATURDAY, 29 September 2012 – 1pm GMT | 6am SLT | 10pm TYO Recording (48min): http://lancelot.adobeconnect.com/p70rxnxzkzm/ Opera Joven Tour OPERA JOVEN is a RL non-profit cultural organization that since 2007 promotes Mexican culture  in SL through arts, culture and education. The group’s main project in SL is the replica of the … Continue reading

English language training for people who communicate across cultures

SATURDAY, 29 September 2012 – 12pm GMT | 5am SL | 9pm TYO Recording (48):http://lancelot.adobeconnect.com/p79myi4asii/ English language training for people who communicate across cultures Most English language conversations take place between people who speak English as a second language rather than between native speakers. Increasingly, these conversations are between people from different … Continue reading

The PADS Project: Using Second Life to promote language use in beginning language students

SATURDAY, 29 September 2012 – 11am GMT | 4am SL | 8pm TYO Recording (55min): http://lancelot.adobeconnect.com/p7y3gnyq2xg/ The PADS Project:  Using Second Life to promote language use in beginning language students The presentation discusses a two-year transdisciplinary project that integrated a wide variety of modalities including Second Life in order to … Continue reading

Critcally Minded

SATURDAY, 29 September 2012 –  1am SL | 8am GMT | 5pm TYO Recording (46min): http://lancelot.adobeconnect.com/p2w93pwu0m9/ Critcally Minded In 2010, the presenter created the podcast, Critically Minded: Critical Thinking For 2nd Language Learners. Around the same time he also began the initial stages in the creation of a Critical Thinking Skills … Continue reading

Normalising the use of SL: the design and preparation of Linnaeus University’s ‘Teaching in English’ course

Saturday, 29 September 2012  1am SLT 8 am GMT Recording (55min): http://lancelot.adobeconnect.com/p8wu18sawj8/ Normalising the use of SL: the design and preparation of Linnaeus University’s ‘Teaching in English’ course  Teaching in English is an 8 EC course which will be run by Linnaeus University in south-eastern Sweden for teachers of specialist … Continue reading