Due to the escalating COVID-19 coronavirus pandemic, many teachers worldwide find themselves suddenly required to work from home and/or teach online. We can’t expect to become experts overnight, but we can learn the basics and continue to do a good job if we pool our ideas and keep in mind the learning principles behind our courses and resources. In this webinar, we’ll look at some of the challenges teachers are currently facing, we’ll honestly confess and address some common fears and anxieties, and – most importantly – we’ll share some practical ways in which we can continue to achieve quality teaching and learning despite today’s extraordinary circumstances.
Laura Patsko is a Language and Learning Consultant who spends a lot of her professional time these days developing digital learning content and tools! She is an experienced teacher, trainer and researcher, specializing in teacher education, pronunciation and ELF, and is author or co-author of several books, chapters and articles on these topics. She tweets as @lauraahaha and @blackbirdLXD.