April 19th, 2018: Dr. Robert Blake

Dr. Robert Blake from the Department of Spanish and Portuguese will discuss “Online Language Learning: Tools and Tricks”
Time: Thursday, April 19th, 11:00-11:50
Location: Voorhies 228
Abstract: In this presentation, I will situate online language  learning within the overall framework of best practices in L2 teaching, highlighting those technical tools that offer special affordances for the students.   In particular, I will discuss how video postings can help students develop greater sentence complexity as measured by mean length of t-units.   I will include a discussion of how online learning compares to in-situ instruction

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