The Use of Google Docs in a Turkish Virtual Language Class

Date: 

Thu, 12/03/2020 - 4:00pm to Sun, 11/28/2021 - 8:23am

This event will be on Zoom. Registration required before 4pm on 12/2. Click here to register. 

Onur Kadir Ural, PhD Student, SLAT and 2nd year Turkish language instructor

As part of our new Virtual Lessons Learned Series, Onur Kadir Ural will discuss using Google Docs in language classes. This series will introduce Google Docs as a language teaching tool in online classes in collaboration with Zoom, Teams, and other synchronous and asynchronous learning management systems. Main features to be introduced in this webinar are:

- Whiteboard function
- Collaboration (share) function
- Checking student progress function
- Version history function
- Inserting pictures and drawings function

 

Bio

Onur Ural is UArizona PhD student in the Second Language Acquisition and Teaching department. He received his BA in English Language Teaching from Cukurova University. He served as an English teacher and then a lecturer at Altinbaş University and Medeniyet University. Shortly thereafter he was a Fulbright Foreign Language Teaching Assistant in Turkish at the University of California, Santa Barbara. He brings a wide array of teaching experience into his PhD program and has a strong focus on integrating computer technology into his teaching. His most recent publication is “Using Gboard in language learning settings,” in the English as a Foreign Language Magazine on-line this year.

 

Co-sponsored by CERCLL and MENAS

To request disability-related accommodations that would ensure your full participation in this event, please contact: jellison@email.arizona.edu