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TELLConsult's recent contributions to the EU project PETALL

on Tue, 09/20/2016 - 18:05

Having been involved with the PETALL project on developing & implementing activities for task based language learning in actual EU school practices as external evaluator for more than 3 years, TELLConsult recently submitted its final Evaluation Report.


Thanks to a task description clearly targeted at the facilitation of a close monitoring of the project processes (including attendance at the f2f meetings) and thus allowing & welcoming (even unsolicited) advice on project development we felt comfortable to provide (also critical) feedback and define recommendations both in the interim report

TELLConsult's recent conference contributions

on Sun, 04/17/2016 - 15:21

In April I presented the results and recent developments of the iTILT projects (2011-2017) on several occasions.

First at the EUROCALL MALL SIG Symposium ' Perspectives on the integration of Mobile Assisted Language Learning (MALL) tools in the teaching & learning of foreign languages.

This event was organised by Lumina University, Bucharest, Romania. The related paper was selected for inclusion in the ICMAL proceedings book of the 3rd International Conference of Modern Applied Languages to be published by Lumina – The University of South-East Europe.
More details and the programme here. ​



Various TELL activities this summer

on Mon, 08/31/2015 - 23:07

PETALL Meeting in Belgrade

In Belgrade we presented TELLConsult's external interim evaluation report about the EU project PETALL. http://petallproject.wix.com/petall on developing & implementing activities for task based language learning in actual school practices across Europe.

Enjoyed both being present at the project's second meeting and our extended private visit to this great Servian city.

 

Interview for CAMELOT project

Got interviewed by Christel Schneider (CSiTrain) for the CAMELOT interview series on my views on language learning with technology and the potential Machinima in

Recent dissemination activities for the CAMELOT project

on Fri, 08/07/2015 - 23:23

As our participation on behalf of TELLConsult in the EU project CAMELOT (exploring the potential of videos shot in 3D worlds), 


also rekindled my interest in the didactics related to video in language teaching we gladly supported Nick Peachey's crowdfunding initiative in 2013 for the production of an e/i-book about the potential of digital video in language education.


Also having contributed by providing feedback while it was being developed, it is a pleasure to see it is available for Apple users as of August 6 and will be soon downloadable for devices with other operating systems.

TELL's summer contributions to EU projects

on Mon, 07/20/2015 - 21:56
 
 
 
 
PETALL 2nd meeting and interim report 
 
We attended & presented 's interim external evaluation report at the 2nd & productive meeting of the project in ,
Find the team at the site of one of the partners specializing in English for aviation.
 

Referring to your support in translation of the ‘Multilingual Families’ project materials into Dutch, we would like to express our great appreciation. Some materials have been translated into up to 32 language versions (including LWULT) and are all available at project website (section ‘Project

TELLConsult invited to do the external evaluation of EU project PETALL

on Thu, 07/24/2014 - 22:23
As TELLConsult was invited to be the external evaluator in the EU project 'Pan European Task Activities for Language Learning' (PETALL) we attended the project's kick-off meeting, early July at Faro University, Portugal. 

In his presentation the project coordinator, Antonio Lopes, summarised the project as follows:
 
PETALL is an LLP transversal KA2 project, funded by the European Commission that aims to encourage the use of ICT-based tasks in the language classroom.