Webinars

Alpha Publishing

Teaching Online Interactive Science, and Making it Fun!
You will learn about

  • Virtual laboratories
    To keep students engaged in a digital world they intuitively understand
  • Differentiation
    To reach each student at his or her level, especially when distance learning
  • Modelling scientific phenomenon
    To help students understand the world without the need for a physical classroom
  • 3-Dimensional approach
    Teach students a scaffold for learning content, making connections to concepts, and applying science practices
  • Practicing experimental design
    Helps the students think like scientists and run a well planned experiment, even from home

Presenter
Lindy Ledohowski, CEO- please change to Aaron Ashworth, Head of US&UK Alpha Publishing
How to Bring Life Science into the Virtual Classroom
You will learn about

  • Exploring criteria needed for a population to experience natural selection.
  • Addressing the misconceptions behind adaptations and natural selection.
  • Identifying the four criteria needed for a population to experience natural selection.
  • Using the 5Es of Instruction to add consistency to the learning experience.
    Technology in education is becoming more and more popular. Our role at mangoSTEEMS is to introduce exciting new technologies and support teachers in the classroom to use technology effectively.
    Please feel free to join this opportunity!

Presenter
Aaron Ashworth, Head of US&UK Alpha Publishing

EssayJack

Challenges and Solutions for Teaching English Language Writing Online
You will learn about

  • Overcome common problems with teaching writing online
  • Use chunking and scaffolding tools to support student writing remotely or in a classroom
  • Provide impactful formative feedback to students on their writing
  • Create smart writing templates to support students at different levels of writing proficiency
  • Incorporate asynchronous videos to support student writing

Presenter
Lindy Ledohowski, CEO

Joy School English

Think Again! To help kids SPEAK English and learn character building values
You will learn about
You will learn strategies for teaching SPEAKING to young learners using technology and how to help children build strong character and succeed as productive and happy global citizens. Also, you will learn how to incorporate technology and data into the classroom to increase engagement and speaking opportunities.

In the webinar, we will consider:

  • Are we teaching English backwards by focusing on literacy, phonics and grammar? How do native English speakers learn English? By SPEAKING! Oral language comes first, and literacy follows.
  • How speech recognition technology can create consistent speaking opportunities and provide immediate feedback while building student confidence?
  • What is SEL? How can we help kids build strong character and succeed as productive and happy global citizens?
  • How can teachers incorporate technology and data into the classroom to increase engagement and speaking opportunities?

Presenter
Eli Eyre, Director of Partnerships Alegra Learning Inc.

Lingua Attack

Teaching Languages Effectively in the Era of COVID: Distance vs E-Learning
You will learn about

  • Help students continue to learn in changing and unpredictable conditions
  • Increase student engagement and interaction in your online courses
  • Utilise EdTech to enhance the student learning experience
  • Understanding the difference between Remote Learning and E-Learning
  • Implementing an online Flipped Classroom approach
  • Develop teaching strategies based on cognitive neuroscience, gamification and language learning pedagogy

Presenter
Paul Maglione, co-founderof Entertainment Learning

Ready to Run

Using Authentic Video to Drive Active Learning
You will learn about

  • Exposes students to authentic English from Day 1 and immerses them in Global English language and culture.
  • Engages students with real people and real stories in video-first learning materials created for the TikTok generation.
  • Provides teachers with dedicated resources for each video including a full lesson plan.
  • Covers CEFR levels A1, A1+, A2, A2+, B1, B1+ and B2 and is optimised for students preparing for Cambridge and IELTS listening and speaking exams.
  • Covers over 95% of the major word lists at each level
    Supports CLIL, 21st Century Skills learning, PISA-OECD Global Competencies and UNO Sustainable Development Goals.
  • Includes a professional development plan and community for English teachers.
  • The British Council’s independent international jury declared Ready to Run the world’s most innovative learner resource in the 2019 ELTons Awards.

Presenter
Stephen Haggard / Adam Salkeld, Co-Founder and Director at Digital Learning Associate

Robotify

“Mission to Mars” Teach Block Coding Using Robots in Virtual Worlds
You will learn about

  • How to teach Block Coding
  • How to prepare students to both write code and for the world of technology
  • What are Computational Thinking, Critical Thinking and Logical/Linear Thinking Skills
  • About Ministry of Education guidelines in India, Mongolia and Nepal

The information for the Robotify Teacher Certificate program which is now available is also included at the end of the video.

Presenter
Alex Bowers, the business development manager, Robotify & Adrian Martinez, a programming teacher at LCA

Smart Kidz Club

Childhood English Literacy
You will learn about

  • The impact that COVID-19 has had on classrooms around the world
  • Strategies for combatting learning disruption in pre-primary and primary students
  • Methods for helping struggling students to catch up
  • The most effective ways to encourage students to read by themselves and take responsibility for their own learning
  • Tips for talking to parents to encourage reading at home

Presenter
Surinder Sharma, CEO