18:00 - 19:30, 10 May 2022
Key Competences for the 21st Century Learner
In this special series of online events our authors and ELT experts will explore key methodological concepts from the LOMLOE and share practical tips on how to implement them in the classroom.
Much more than video, developing real-world competences
Videos and audiovisual materials are certainly a great resource to motivate teenagers and engage them in their learning. They can also help to bring English to life, lift it off the page, Â and develop key competences such as critical thinking or cultural awareness. How can we exploit them to the full to make the most out of them in the classroom? Come to this practical session to find out!
Usoa Sol: Usoa is a secondary school teacher in Barcelona and a lecturerÂ at the Universitat Ramon Llull (Blanquerna). She was the winnerÂ of the John McDowell-British Council Award in 2013 and isÂ currently the vice-president of APAC, the English Teachersâ€™Â Association in Catalonia. She has collaborated as a teacherÂ trainer and materials writer for Macmillan Education forÂ several years. She is particularly interested in teen psychologyÂ and firmly believes in the power of ICT to motivate students.