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EU project Camelot evaluated

on Thu, 03/31/2016 - 13:50

CAMELOT stands for "CreAting Machinima Empowers Live Online Language Teaching and Learning". It is a 2-year EU funded project for language educators to learn how to create videos (machinima) in virtual worlds. (Dec 2013-Nov 2015).

This week the project team was informed by the Education, Audiovisual and Culture Executive Agency (EACEA)  on behalf of the European Commission that the final report submitted by the project has been evaluated. The external evaluators, commissioned to support the commission in this, arrived at a very satisfactory global score of 8 out of 10.
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Preparing for the Webinar on our EU projects and summercourses

on Tue, 02/25/2014 - 17:45

We are running a free webinar on 27 Feb to back up the information we have been spreading about the EU projects and their related courses we are organising (see info below). The webinar is part of a series for teaching training organised by Jürgen Wagner of the Landesinstitut für Pädagogik und Medien, Saarbrücken (Germany). He was kind enough to spend an hour with me to introduce the Adobe Connect room he has designed for these sessions. 

Download the invitation to the webinar here.

EU fundable summercourses for professionals in Language and Vocational Education

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TELLConsult's latest conference contributions and EU project dissemination activities

on Sat, 05/18/2013 - 22:20

On behalf of TELLConsult Ton Koenraad has been very active in the first half of 2013 disseminating (interim) results of the projects his consultancy is involved in. See his activities listed below: 

  • We presented the paper 'NL approaches and instruments to promote integration of ICT in (teacher) education' at the ISNITE 2013 Conference in Ankara, Turkey. 


    Haceteppe University students volunteered to make the conference organisation to a success. As this pic - taken after the conference dinner- testifies time and energy was spent on making guests feel welcome!  


    At the same conference we -

TELLConsult contributed to EU project proposal on machinima in language education

on Thu, 02/28/2013 - 12:58

 

TELLConsult was invited by a consortium of Universities and SMEs led by the University of Central Lancashire (Michael Thomas)  to join an EU project proposal to produce a set of model machinima to illustrate their application in language education.
The main aims of the project are:
 
CAMELOT aims to create and test m a c h i n i m a that are designed to promote language learning, intercultural exchange and digital literacy skills among the participants.  
CAMELOT will store the m a c h i n i m a in open access repositories enabling language learners, instructors and teacher trainers to

Free course in 3D on English medium teaching

on Thu, 01/03/2013 - 13:08

 

The course 1EN124 Teaching in English, taught entirely in a 3D learning environment in Second Life, aims to give university teachers (and people in similar situations) advice about and practice with teaching their subject in English. 
There will be two sorts of instruction: 
practical sessions (where participants carry out different aspects of teaching and receive feedback on their performance) and theory sessions (where participants discuss some of the issues involved in teaching  their subject in English).

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EU Grants for language teachers

on Sat, 12/22/2012 - 18:55

 

The Universities of Antwerp, Coimbra and their partners in the EU projects iTILT and NIFLAR are offering EU-funded summercourses in 2013 targeted at teachers of modern languages on:

a) effective use of Interactive Whiteboards 

and

b) ICT & WEB 2.0 applications to promote oral competences, 

respectively.

TELLConsult, co-initiator and partner in both projects, is organising these courses in collaboration with the University of Aveiro and the Technical University of Valencia.

Find more information on the course descriptions at the EU Comenius/Grundtvig Training database, the related

Some places available for EU-sponsored course on MFL speaking competences & Technology

on Thu, 08/16/2012 - 14:22

The interest in the international course ‘Methodologies and Technologies to promote oral communication in Language Education ' warrants another run in 2012. This time the event will take place in Valencia, Spain, the second week of October (week 42). Check this page for details, download the day-to-day program and/ or register here
Pre-booked rooms and/or recommendations for suitable Hotel accomodation of 50 Euro p/d and less will be made available to course applicants.

 
This 5-day course, one of the exploitation activities of the EU project 'NIFLAR' (Networked Interaction in Foreign

TELLConsult invited by Utrecht University to develop summercourse on NIFLAR project results

on Thu, 11/10/2011 - 18:33

Having been a partner in the EU project NIFLAR TELLConsult gladly accepted Utrecht University’s  invitation to develop a summercourse to disseminate the results of its most successful EU project NIFLAR on video web communication and 3D virtual worlds in language education.

The initiative is a joint venture of The Department of Modern Languages and the Centre for Teaching and Learning of Utrecht University in collaboration with the Faculty of Education of Valencia University and the Utrecht Summerschool

As a first step we have defined the focus and title of the course: Methodologies &

Ervaringen van EU projecten met 3D en onderwijs

on Wed, 09/07/2011 - 14:09

Universiteit Utrecht en TELLConsult willen graag de ervaringen m.b.t. 3D en onderwijs van een groot aantal partners uit het EU-netwerk ´EUROversity´ presenteren op de SURF onderwijsdagen 2011.

TELLConsult supports EU project bid on 3D learning

on Mon, 04/04/2011 - 22:48

TELLConsult partner in grant application for an EU-network on education & virtual worlds.