Eurocall 2016

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EuroCALL is without a doubt the most important conference in Technology Enhanced Learning that takes place in Europe.

This year it celebrates its 23 emission hosted by Cyprus University of Technology.

A presentation from the Modern Language Centre has taken place today. Our three years long research about the Benefits of integrating online interactivity in a formative assessment  has had a good reception in this massive event that takes place in Limassol, Cyprus from 24th to 27th of August.  To show recent manifestations of CALL, (Computer assisted Language Learning) such as the use of interactive whiteboards, corpora and concordances, Computer-Mediated Communication (CMC), to the applications used in virtual learning environments and e-learning, virtual worlds, gaming and Mobile-Assisted Language Learning (MALL). keeping an eye on the latest changes and on the future, and being well informed, are critical success factors for the CALL community.

More than 25 people has refrained to go to the beach to attend the presentation that generated a good amount of questions and praise, about this practice, that some colleagues said that they want to replicate.

Cecilia Trevino

 

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