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Webinar: Using Brain-Compatible Technology Tools for Effective Classroom Management and Project-Based Learning

We invite teachers of any of the STARTALK Languages to join us on Thursday, October 6 from 6:00-8:00pm Eastern Time for a special webinar: Using Brain-Compatible Technology Tools for Effective Classroom Management and Project-Based Learning Dr. Marjorie Hall Haley This engaging and interactive webinar will focus on popular technology tools that easily enhance Classroom Management and provide[…]

Puppet Apps

Role-playing apps such as Sock Puppets and Puppet Pals HD allow students to engage in interpersonal communicative tasks which can then be recorded as individual videos to be shared with the class and presented for feedback. Weekend plan (Created by Dali Tan) Weekend plan I can create more interpersonal mode tasks both inside and outside[…]

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Register for the 2016 Summer Technology Institute

NOVASTARTALK is a summer institute located right outside Washington D.C. Our workshops are designed to help teachers refine their use of technology and 21st century language pedagogy in the official STARTALK languages. In the face-to-face program, teachers of less-commonly-taught languages (Arabic, Chinese, Dari, Hindi, Korean, Persian, Portuguese, Russian, Swahili, Turkish, Urdu) create technology-enhanced activities to[…]

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Webinar: Enhancing Your World Language Classroom Using Brain-Friendly Tech Apps​

We invite teachers of any of the STARTALK Languages to join us on Thursday, October 8 from 6:00-8:00pm Eastern Time for a special webinar: Enhancing Your World Language Classroom Using Brain-Friendly Tech Apps​ Dr. Marjorie Hall-Haley This interactive webinar provides easy to use information on brain-friendly tech apps that can guide instruction with critical need language learners.[…]

Brain-Friendly Apps Webinar

Register for Webinar on Brain-Friendly Apps

As a means of extending the rich dialogue and cutting-edge technology from this year’s summer institute, we’re bringing back our webinar series for teachers of the STARTALK languages. NOVASTARTALK is proud to announce the following webinars on technology-enhanced language instruction: Enhancing Your World Language Classroom Using Brain-Friendly Tech Apps​ Dr. Marjorie Hall-Haley Thursday, October 8 from[…]

Reframing Technology for Today’s Millenials

Welcome to this supplemental resource for the presentation “Reframing Technology for Today’s Millenials,” a part of GMU STARTALK: Transitioning Korean Native and Heritage Teachers into the Culture of US Schooling.  Participants in this workshop, please use the following tools below when prompted during the presentation. Presentation Slides Additional Notes and Resources

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2014 Fall Webinar Series

As a means of extending the rich dialogue and cutting-edge technology from this year’s summer institute, we’re bringing back our webinar series for teachers of the STARTALK languages. NOVASTARTALK is proud to announce the following webinars on technology-enhanced language instruction: Enhancing Your World Language Classroom Using Brain-Friendly Tech Apps​ Dr. Marjorie Hall-Haley Thursday, November 13[…]

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Digital Storytelling with Various Apps

After a brief introduction on digital storytelling, an instructional methodology where students/teachers use Web 2.0 tools to combine multimedia to tell a story, participants of the NOVASTARTALK Summer Institute created digital stories using the programs Adobe Voice (iPad), Sock Puppets (iPad) and Storybird (PC).  These projects could be used as short lessons for students or[…]