GSL Brown Bag Lunch Series - Language Pedagogy Roundtable

Friday, April 28, 2017 - 1:00pm

GSLers present research in informal setting

Join MIT Global Studies and Languages for our Brown Bag Lunch Series: informal presentations on current research by faculty, lecturers, post-docs, and visiting scholars. Light lunch provided.

Friday, April 28 • 1:00PM • 14E-304
GSL instructors Margarita Ribas Groeger, Mariana San Martin, Leanna Bridge Rezvani, and Min-Min Liang
Pedagogy Roundtable "Using Video Materials in Teaching Culture"

The round table will explore the uses of video materials for introducing cultural content, and creating video-based tasks and activities for different levels of language teaching. 

Margarita Ribas Groeger, Senior Lecturer in Spanish: “Some Ideas for Using Video Materials in Language Teaching and Learning"

Mariana San Martin, Lecturer in Spanish: “From the screen to the classroom: Developing (inter)cultural competence and awareness through video-based tasks and materials”.

Leanna Rezvani, Lecturer in French: "Music, Media, and Cultural Musings."

Min-Min Liang, Lecturer in Chinese: “Observing, Discovering and Defining Chinese Culture: Promoting Higher Order Thinking Skills through Videos.”