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Blending VWs & Digital Tech. in Language Teaching
Mar 17 @ 08:00 AM – 09:00 AM

Track: Creativity and Innovation in Design, Practice, and Learning
Format: Spotlight Presentation

Anabel Nowak/Ann von Rhein (Avatar)

This presentation deals with teaching immersive English literature by blending 3D worlds, machinima and other external digital tools.
In this project students practice English while having the chance to use different platforms and devices in order to train 21st century skills.

Participants will be able to learn how digital technology and new ideas can easily be incorporated in language syllabi in order to revolutionize teaching.

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