Informal Methods for Language Learning

SKI18

Thursday, 24 October 2019
14:30 – 15:45

Description:
What are the challenges of teaching second language in multilingual contexts? And how can digital tools add value to traditional language teaching methods? Join this session to find out from mobile to blended methodologies that have proved to be successful for this crucial and highly demanded skill.

Chairperson(s):

Michelle Selinger, EdTech Ventures, UK

Speakers:

Julia Stanton, British Council, Ethiopia
Using Digital Technology to Improve English Language Proficiency in Francophone Countries

Nathalie Blandine N’Guessan, Ashesi University, Ghana
The Impact of a Mobile App for Learning French as a Foreign Language

Marcos Olasolo, ETS Global, France
Using Blended Instruction to Increase Student Achievement and Persistence in Developing Countries: An Evidence-Based Case Study

Hachim Badry, ALTISSIA International, Morocco
Online Language Learning