In this course, teachers will work on and develop reading practices and skills to apply them in the online classroom. During the course, the teachers will identify the reading needs of learners, individual reading problems, and work on the strategies of improving students’ reading skills through a variety of instructional materials and reading techniques.
The purpose of this course is to provide learners with knowledge of writing practices and skills to apply those practices in classrooms of diverse students. This course examines foreign and second language writing theory and pedagogy in adult classrooms. It explores the process of writing, and highlights problems faced by non-native speakers. The course also surveys the approaches, techniques, and activities for teaching writing, with an examination of technology use.
Teaching Speaking is a 4-week online course that
is designed with an aim to
equip prospective teachers of English
with how to teach speaking skills. This
course discusses the nature and principles of speaking skills,
techniques of teaching speaking skills and languages games of
speaking skills. Student teachers will design
individual and/or group micro teaching
activities focusing on the language
skills above with adherence to
principles of lesson planning and
techniques of the specific skills for a variety
We need to remember that learning and teaching online is not only about creating and sharing assignments online. It's also about human interactions.” Nellie Deutsch, Ed.D
Remote communication is very important in our lives. We can't always be physically available for our students, colleagues, business associates, and our loved ones.
Online Virtual Engagement (LOVE) is an 8-week free online
course that aims to provide you with practical know-how on how to
connect and interact with your students, family,
business associates, colleagues, and others in a live online
class. You will learn how to use ZOOM, WizIQ, GoBrunch, Congrea,
ezTalk, Google Meet, Jitsi, Microsoft Team, Big Blue Button,
Streamyard, and other free web tools.
Dr. Nellie Deutsch will discuss free platforms and tools you can use to engage your audience.