Tag Archive: Pecha Kucha

Nov 10

TESOL France Colloquium 2009 &

A Wonderful Tweetup in Paris I was in Paris on 6-7, November for The 28th Annual TESOL France Colloquium. It was a wonderful event. Thanks a lot to Bethany Cagnol who was a great host! There were very good talks. I attended Jamie Keddie‘s plenary called ‘Materials World‘. He had given a talk with the …

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Sep 29

Is Pecha Kucha (pe-chak-cha) Spreading Around The ELT World?

It was the IATEFL Cardiff Conference programme where I saw the name “Pecha Kucha” for the first time in my life. “A Pecha Kucha night hosted by Lindsay Clandfield.” The description was interesting: This year’s theme is “A Magical Mystery Tour of English Language Teaching”. New speakers and new topics but the rules remain the …

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Aug 06

SPREAD YOUR KNOWLEDGE! (Part VI) ‘Make a PRESTO’ by Heike Philp

A call for presenters to PREsent your TOpic with 10 slides auto-advancing every 20 seconds (total of 3min 20sec) went out to experienced ESL and EFL presenters, language learning experts and language learning technologists a mere six weeks ago. How did this speedy presentation technique came about? Why so short and who is invited to …

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Apr 03

IATEFL, Cardiff – Day 2 (April, 2)

Make a Smilebox slideshow The second day of IATEFL, Cardiff is over. Days pass quickly! Today I attended four sessions and the Annual General Meeting of IATEFL. I try to attend sessions that are related to the use of technology in ELT in order to get more ideas. I also visited the exhibition and bought …

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