Current News Category: Webinars

Humans Understanding Humans: A community-engaged research and co-design project at Options

Wednesday, June 17, 2020 – 1:00-2:00 pm In this SIETAR BC webinar, we’ll discuss: using design prompts in ethnographic community research Co-designing reciprocal intercultural exchanges through https://wearehuh.com/ehuh and ways we’ve adapted both of those during a pandemic. Alysha is the Impact Producer for Options Community Services in Surrey. She ...read more

Webinar: Post-Degree Certificate in EAL Education

The College of Education at the University of Saskatchewan is pleased to host a webinar later this month to provide teachers with more information on our Post-degree Certificate in English as an Additional Language Education (PDCEAL). This online certificate program is tailored to meet the learning and academic needs ...read more

Webinar: What’s Working with Remote Language Training in BC

Wednesday June 17, 2020  –  10:00 – 11:15am The deadline to register for this event is Tuesday June 16, 2020 This webinar by AMSSA brings together BC LINC instructors, LINC teams and other settlement staff that are using technology to connect with newcomers. In a fast-paced series of teaching vignettes, ...read more

Reminder: Upcoming Workshop on Intercultural Awareness Strategies

How do you safely explore hidden biases in EAL classrooms? What are the impacts of hidden bias and what intercultural awareness strategies can you use to address and manage them? Participants will explore frequently experienced challenges in the EAL classroom through an intercultural lens. Participants will learn activities to ...read more

BC TEAL March Webinar

Are you reluctant to teach pronunciation due to the variation in your learners’ needs? Don’t be! You can create valuable aha moments for students of various backgrounds by teaching them the pronunciation features of syllable and sentence stress. They will suddenly understand why others often do not understand them, ...read more