We are launching a free, new quarterly Newsletter, dedicated specifically to exploring the concept of Blended Learning in language teaching. This is a fascinating area. The first Newsletter is due out next month. If you'd like to Subscribe, please just click here: http://www.psa.eu.com/resources/newsletter/ or click on the link on the Homepage. We hope you will … Continue reading Blended Learning in Language Teaching Newsletter
One of the most popular sessions on the PSA Blended Learning courses is on how to make your own podcasts. Recording and editing voice is straightforward. Adding music is also easy to learn. However, the question that arises with music is always the one of copyright. Most people know that if you use a clip … Continue reading Music for podcasts
Please note that this course is now scheduled to run in Oxford on 25th - 26th September 2010.
A short note to say thank you to everyone who attended the PSA Blended Learning course at The London School in Thiene in Italy last weekend and, of course, a special thanks to Julie for organising it. We had a great time and were challenged by a dynamic group of teachers to present our information … Continue reading PSA Blended Learning course in Italy
So, interactive whiteboards!! This is a subject that both Pete and I have brought up on this blog and is an important element in both the Blended Learning book and PSA's Blended Learning training weekends. In fact, even as I sit here typing this, Pete is across the corridor leading a session on using IWBs. … Continue reading Interactive whiteboards and learning curves
There are still places on the second Blended Learning course in Stratford. Visit www.psa.eu.com to request a booking form... Just received the I-Pak from OUP. Still awaiting Longman software, Total English. New Inside Out Digital coming out this month from Macmillan. We already have the full range of face2face from CUP...So, there should be a chance … Continue reading Second Blended Learning course – Stratford June 27th-28th
Thanks to everyone who attended the session last weekend on new technologies and pedagogies in language teaching at the BAISC conference last weekend. Here are the Power points: Pedagogies for the digital age Focus on three technologies I look forward to meeting any conference participants again .... perhaps on future PSA courses later this year!
It was fantastic to be involved in the first Blended Learning course run by Pete Sharma Associates last weekend. We had 12 participants, a perfect number to get the diversity of experience we craved. Thanks to guest trainer Julia Glass from Promethean who among other things demonstrated Learner Voting Devices. Also to PSA trainer Francis … Continue reading The first Blended Learning course
It was great to do this course last week, and to meet the participants. If you wish to download the Universal podcast worksheet which was mentioned, just click on the link. Good luck to all participants and all success for the future!
This is the last few days to catch the 'Early bird' registration for the Blended Learning course in Markdorf, Germany. You can download a sample programme for the course. Thanks to those booked on the course and the interest from others - just mail Paul East at Pyramid if you are interested! Hope to see … Continue reading Early bird offer – Blended Learning course, Markdorf 31 March – 4 April