Prof Dev Meeting/Workshop Interest Group (IG) Event
Keith Folse, textbook author and vocabulary/grammar expert, will introduce corpus-informed resources and share tried-and-true activities for the ESL classroom. If you want to learn more about the "how's" and "why's" of using corpora to design materials and plan classes, this is the session for you. Come get your feet wet!
Dr. Keith Folse has taught English as a Second Language for 40 years in Saudi Arabia, Malaysia, Kuwait, Japan, Spain, and the United States. For the last eleven years, he has also taught online courses, both synchronously and asynchronously. He is the author of 70 English and teacher education textbooks and is a frequent conference presenter all around the world. His presentations often deal with best teaching practices, vocabulary, grammar, and speaking. He has won numerous teaching and research awards from his university, TESOL International Association, and National Geographic Learning.
Setting: Live Virtual CATESOL Zoom Meeting UNITED STATES