MMVC17: Rethinking Stress Triggers with Sue Annan

Sue Annan

Sue Annan will discuss Rethinking Stress Triggers

It’s great to teach online, but you are working in a bubble, with lots to consider. Stress can be a constant factor, so how can we recognise it and how can we deal with it?

Sue Annan is a Business English and General Adult teacher, based in Jersey, the biggest of the Channel Islands. She is a Teacher Trainer of Cert and Dip.TESOL for Trinity College, London. An #ELTChat moderator, she also moderates the Facebook group for IATEFL BEsig, as part of the Online Team. As a teacher for many years, she has become an avid user of online communities to further her own CPD and build a super PLN of like-minded people. She has recently started dipping her toe into online teaching.

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    Duration45 mins
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    Start Date5:00 PMAug 6, 2017
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Nellie DeutschToronto, CanadaContact Instructor
Nellie Deutsch (Ed.D) is a Canadian education technology consultant, curriculum and instruction developer, blended learning practitioner, relationship-based transformative mentor, researcher, writer, speaker, and community builder. She combines technology and professional development courses with mindfulness practice, the Alexander technique, and the Silva Method. Her teaching experiences range from teaching English as a foreign language (EFL/ESL) in high school and higher education for over 35 years and teacher professional development with technology since 2006. She speaks at online and face-to-face conferences and organizes annual informal MOOCs, online conferences, and free online courses and webinars on Moodle for Teachers. She has published articles and books (available on Amazon).

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.