Yokohama JALT:

Exploring The Value Of Student Self-transcription

Date: Saturday, July 19th, 2014 Time: 1:30 PM - 5:00 PM

Speaker: Simon Cooke and Colin Skeates

Students transcribing their own spoken output (self-transcription) is a teaching tools that has been sparingly investigated in recent years. With the advancement of technology, however, self-transcription has become easier to administer. In this workshop, Simon Cooke and Colin Skeates will share research into their use of self-transcription in the classroom. In addition, attendees will have a chance to try self-transcription and participate in a discussion on the advantages and disadvantages of using self-transcription in their own teaching context. As cell phones will be used during the workshop, please ensure that your phone has recently been charged before you attend.

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

Cost: JALT Members: free
Non-members: 1000 yen (500 yen for students)

Venue: Kanagawa Youth Center, under Kannai Hall (map)

Location: Yokohama City, Kanagawa Prefecture, Japan


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