Workshop: Using Google Drive to foster students’ engagement, collaboration and co-construction of knowledge

Workshop: Using Google Drive to foster students’ engagement, collaboration and co-construction of knowledge

You are cordially invited to the first workshop of our Spring 2015 series 'Learning through sharing: Integrating Information & Communication Technology in Language Teaching & Learning', funded by the Faculty of Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences Faculty Development Teaching Fund.
 
Using Google Drive to foster students’ engagement, collaboration and co-construction of knowledge
 
Prof. Christian OLLIVIER, University of La Réunion, France

Wednesday 28 January at 2.30pm 
Room: LC1016 (Languages Building)
 
Pre-seminar coffee and tea will be served 15 minutes before the workshop.
 

All welcome (RSVP by Monday 26 January to catherine.jeanneau@ul.ie or Deirdre for catering numbers

Workshop info:

Christian Ollivier is Professor of Linguistics and Language Teaching at the University of La Réunion, France. In this workshop, he will show how Google Drive can foster students’ engagement, collaboration and co-construction of knowledge. He will first give a brief introduction to Google Drive. He will then present how this technology has been used in the context of a Masters in Teaching French as a Foreign Language which is taught entirely online and how it enhanced students’ learning. Finally, concrete and practical examples of the applications of Google Drive for language learning will be discussed.