Active Participation through Student Response Systems
Date: Sunday, January 20th, 2013 Time: 3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Speaker: Bill Pellowe (Kinki University, Fukuoka)
Please note the new location
YMCA (Red Brick Building), 7-11 Hatchobori, Naka-ku, Hiroshima
Teachers can motivate students to stay focused in the classroom through student response systems (SRS) that require all students to respond simultaneously. In the first part, this renown presenter will demonstrate a low-tech SRS using simple, 2-sided answer paddles. Next, he will demonstrate a high-tech SRS that he developed. With this free, open-source system, teachers can easily create web-based quizzes and surveys for students to take on mobile devices such as iPod Touch and mobile phones. Feel free to bring your mobile device to use during the demonstration.
Organization: Hiroshima Chapter of the Japan Association for Language Teaching (Hiroshima JALT)
Cost: JALT Members: free
Non-members: 500 yen (250 yen for students)
Venue: YMCA (Red Brick Building), 7-11 Hatchobori, Naka-ku, Hiroshima
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