As schools around the world faced closures due to the Covid19 pandemic, educators quickly adapted their teaching to a “new normal” virtual setting. Yet, under these unprecedented circumstances, there is still one essential question that needs to be answered: how practitioners can better find out what students are learning.
During this talk, the presenter will refer to essential must do’s of formative and sumative assessment during emergency remote teaching. Focus will be made on student readiness, skill acquisition and academic progress. Participants concrete take-away will include 10 tips to monitor students’ academic achievement under at-home learning conditions
Débora Nacamuli Klebs is a passionate teacher, teacher trainer and coach, supporter of high-quality professional development and mentoring, with wide experience and expertise in secondary teaching. For the last 25 years she has been lecturing on ELT Methodology both, at ISP Joaquín V. González and IES Lenguas Vivas Juán R. Fernández, where she is currently the Coordinator of the area. She has authored and co-authored articles on the field and is a presenter both nationally and internationally. She has recently co-founded Argentina ASCD and is a current board member of Argentina Tesol.
María Susana González, ARTESOL 2nd Vice President, presented at ASOCOPI 2020
COLLOQUIUM #7 – October 7, 2020. 6:15-7:15 pm Audience: All Challenges and Lessons Learned in Research for the ELT Context María Susana González – ARTESOL / Universidad de Buenos Aires Carlo Granados-Beltrán – ASOCOPI Leticia Araceli Salas Serrano – Benemérita Universidad Autónoma de México BUAP CA & CB Regional TESOL Group Conference
Colloquia 6:15 – 7:15
● Challenges and Lessons Learned in Research for the ELT Context Audience: All
This colloquium will explore the challenges faced by four countries in the CA&CB/Latin America group in the area of research in ELT. Recently, teachers have been demanded to go into research, which is not always as easy as it seems given the conditions in which ELT teachers work in Latin American countries. Each of the participants will present and explain the lessons learned from experience as well as the current situation regarding research in the ELT context in their countries, challenges to overcome, the ongoing issues and their expectations for the future in the field.
The presenters in this colloquium were – María Susana González (University of Buenos Aires) – Leticia Araceli Salas Serrano (Benemérita Universidad Autónoma de México BUAP) – Carlo Granados Beltrán (Institución Universitaria Colombo Americana – ÚNICA)