East Shikoku Tech event

The annual East Shikoku Tech event brings together local experts in the field of language learning and technology to offer hands on workshops in the following areas:

  • The process genre approach to EFL composition
  • Creating language learning content for mobile devices
  • Using PowerPoint to supplement textbooks
  • Introduction to mapping software

Date: December 10, 2011
Location: University of Kochi, Eikokuji Campus.
Time: 2:00 PM – 5:00 PM (Year end party to follow at Amigo).
Cost: Free for JALT members, 500 yen for non-JALT members.
Workshop Coordinator: Paul Daniels, Kochi University of Technology
2:00 – 3:00 Davey Leslie: The Life in Kochi Project: Real writing and the process genre approach to EFL composition.
3:00 – 4:00 (electronic poster sessions & mini workshops)
4:00 – 5:00 Paul Daniels: Creating mobile content for language learning
Mini Workshops & Electronic Poster sessions:
Lawrie Hunter: (Workshop) Mind the Map: an introduction to the richness of mapping technology for education
David Grant: iPods in the classroom
Takahiro Ioroi: PowerPoint for developing simple materials for English language teaching
Paul Daniels: A mobile course manager
Davey Leslie: Blogging and EFL Writers
Michael Sharpe: Student Sideshows in Moodle
We are still accepting proposals for electronic poster sessions. Please send a title, short description or your technology enhanced lesson, activity or content to Paul Daniels (paul at hokulele dot us. The proposal deadline is December 7.