TESOL CALL Interest Session
Academic Session
Buthaina Al-Othman

Thursday, March 16, 2006, in Tampa, Florida, USA
Marriott Grand - Salon A - 8:30 - 11:15 - (13:30 - 16:15 GMT)


Easy Technologies to Teach and Learn EFL/ESL Across Different Cultures

A Recording of the webcast of this presentation, a part of the TESOL' 06 CALL IS Academic Session, is available at http://worldbridges.com/livewire/2006/03/16/easy-technologies

Using new methods of webcasts

Using Skype for Distance Learning

  • Oberlin Arabic Class, USA & Kuwait


Utilizing Cell-phones in EFL/ESP

  • Utilizing cell-phones to reduce local "digital devide"

    Using SMS & MMS to communicate with students living in new areas that lack telephone service

  • Cell-phones to teach vocabulary through SMS


  • Cell-phones & laptops to present web-based final projects in class:

    Infrared port was used for providing access to the Internet so that students present their work published on their blogs


Handout of this presentation can be viewed HERE. Click to download a Word.doc version
Last updated: March 16, 2006
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