Technology

The CSLC prioritizes innovative second language acquisition through Computer Assisted Language Learning (CALL) and other effective uses of technology. The center provides language technology workshops throughout the semester. In addition, direct one-on-one consultations with language faculty are available by appointment. Please contact the CSLC Educational Technologist Guieswende Rouamba at grouamba@nd.edu or 574.631.1332

Workshops/Talks Fall 2018

Learning Languages with Apps. Which language app is best to supplement a language course?
Presented by Joachim Castellano
Friday, September 7, 2:00 pm to 3:00 pm
138 Corbett Family Hall.
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Why we (still) need grammar instruction but (still) need to do it better: Grammar instruction and Literacy in the L2 Classroom. 
Presented by Dr. Scott Windham - Elon University, North Carolina.
Wednesday, October 10,  5:00 pm - 6:00 pm 
329 DeBartolo Hall (CSLC). 
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Lunch and Learn: Using OER (Open Educational Resources) in Language Courses.  Open educational resources (OERs) are freely accessible textbooks, videos, and other digital assets (quizzes, course content in the form of videos, interactive online activities, etc.). In this session, we will explore the different types of OERs available to language instructors and ways to use them to enhance language courses. 
Presented by Guiewende Rouamba
Tuesday, November 6th, 331 DeBartolo Hall Computer Classroom
Wednesday, November 07, 329 DeBartolo Hall (CSLC)
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Lunch and Learn: Engaging Your Students with Spark Video.  Adobe Spark Video is a video storytelling application which combines motion graphics, audio recording, music, text, and photos and is used to produce short animated, narrated explainer videos.
Presented by Guieswende Rouamba
Monday (December 3rd - 339 Debartolo Hall)
Tuesday, December 4th (331 DeBartolo Hall Computer Classroom).  Click here for more information and registration