MMVC17: Spice up your lessons with interactive tools
with interactive tools: NEARPOD and EDPUZZLE
Sibel Taskin Simsek will demonstrate how to Spice up your lessons with interactive tools: NEARPOD and EDPUZZLE
Nearpod and EDpuzzle will definitely give a variety to your lessons with their great features. If you keep your mobile devices with you during the session, we will have a "hands on webinar" session.
Sibel Taskin Simsek is actively involved as a member of the Online Learning Support Project and Webinar teams at the School of Languages, Sabanci University, Istanbul, TURKEY. She has professional certificates including "Teaching English with Technology” offered by The Consultants-E. Her interests include technology integration into teaching, MOOCs, learner development and motivation. Her blog songstoteachenglish has recently won the Edublog Awards 2014 “Best Educational Use of Media”.
- scheduleDuration: 45 mins
- eventStart Date: 5:00 PM, Aug 4, 2017
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Nellie Deutsch offers online and face-to-face courses on teaching with technology, mobile devices in the classroom, Moodle (course and learning management system), Google Drive, tools to develop video tutorials, Adobe Connect and WizIQ. She mentors teachers on how to engage and allow students to teach as a way to learn using active learning methods. Her focus is on integrating technology into blended, the flipped class, and fully online programs. She founded Integrating Technology for Active Lifelong Learning (IT4ALL) community of educators, Moodle for Teachers (M4T) network, Connecting Online (February) and MoodleMoot (August) annual virtual conferences. She organizes annual Moodle MOOCs (November and May) and Second Life MOOC (April).
Dr. Deutsch follows a relationship-based collaborative active learning approach to instruction and learning and teaching as a way to learn. Her experiential humanitarian approach to instruction and learning has earned her the respect of educators around the globe and attracted her to healthy living and Mindfulness. She's an accredited PAIRS (Practical Application of Intimate Relationship Skills), conflict resolution, and Reiki practitioner.