Matsuyama JALT:

Using a Social Networking System for Enhancing Writing in the EFL Classroom

Date: Sunday, March 14th, 2010 Time: 2:15 PM - 4:20 PM

Speaker: Akira Kawakami, Hyogo University of Health Science

Description:
The Internet has long been recognized as a valuable aid in language study, but its use for practicing speaking and writing in EFL classrooms has been limited. This talk focuses on adopting the Internet as a tool for enhancing writing activities. Maintaining the most desirable environment for learning presents many challenges and a Social Networking System may offer solutions.

Organization: Matsuyama Chapter of the Japan Association for Language Teaching (Matsuyama JALT)

Cost: JALT Members: free
Non-members: 1,000 yen

Venue: Shinonome High School Kinenkan 4F

Location: Matsuyama City, Ehime Prefecture, Japan

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