FLiT II

 Foreign Language Instructional Technology II: E-nnovative Learning
December 5 – 7, 2013
 
 
 
FLiT 2: The second FLiT conference focused on E-nnovative Learning. FLiT II aimed to shine light on some of the innovative research and new applications in Foreign Language learning, pedagogy in education and Technology Enhanced Learning for primary, secondary and tertiary education.
 
 
The second FLiT conference was organized by the Language Centre of the University of Cyprus and ran under the auspices of the Ministry of Education and Culture of Cyprus. The conference focused on E-nnovative Learning. FLiT II aimed to shine a light on some of the innovative research and new applications as well as put into use in Foreign Language learning, pedagogy in education and Technology Enhanced Learning for primary, secondary and tertiary education.
Conference topics:
· Pedagogy & Instructional Technology
· Assessment & Instructional Technology
· Open Educational Resources
· E-learning theory, design, and practice
· Personal Learning Networks
· Social Networking Technologies
· Online Communities of Practice
· Professional Development
· Innovative e-learning technologies
· Learner Autonomy & CALL
· Online and/or blended learning
· Mobile learning
 
Plenary conference speakers:
Greg Kessler, Associate Professor of CALL in the Linguistics Department -Ohio
University, USA.
Gary Motteram, Senior Lecturer in Education - The University of Manchester, UK.
Nik Peachey, freelance consultant, trainer, writer and course designer specialising in
educational technology and ELT, UK.
Dina Tsagari, Lecturer in Applied Linguistics/TEFL at the Department of
English Studies, University of Cyprus, Cyprus.