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Lesson Planning for Maximum Engagement in the Virtual World Languages Classroom: Strategies that work!
Online via zoom, led by Kai Kang and Elisabeth Mansfield
Target Audience: World Language Teachers.
A version of this presentation was scheduled during the Global Language Conference at Mohonk Mountain House.
Kai Kang is a passionate educator with over 5 years of experience in foreign/second language education, instructional design, and educational research. She currently is an Upper School Teacher at Poly Prep Country Day School where she instructs Mandarin and Senior Capstone courses. In addition to teaching, she designs and conducts teacher training workshops and mentors early-career teachers. She has previously taught Academic English writing courses at Columbia University for adult immigrants and instructed weekly seminars at New York University to ease international graduate students with their transition to life in the United States. Kai graduated with an M.A. in Foreign Language Education/Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages from New York University. She holds New York State certificates in teaching Mandarin and teaching English as a second language. Originally from Jiangsu, China, Kai is also an actor and project manager at New York Mandarin Playback Theatre. She likes to spend her free time in improv acting, outdoor sports, volunteering, self-growth, and exploring more of New York City, her dream city.
NYSAIS member schools - $25.00
Non-members - $50.00
Registration closes 1 hour before the start of the event.
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This eSeminar will be recorded and provided to registrants. It will be available to others on our website one month after the presentation.