Share Paper: Take a walk on the wild side: Making short movies to enhance international and intercultural understanding

  1. Elaine Hoter, Talpiot college of Education, Mofet, Institute and the Center for Technology and Multiculturalism, Israel
Tuesday, March 8 11:30 AM-12:30 PM McGavock's B

Abstract: Today we have the technology,but often lack the reasons and know how to integrate the technology effectively in teacher education. This roundtable presentation will look at the different ways of using short videos to connect between people. The presenter will give examples from courses taught in teaching colleges connecting different populations, the hearing and the Deaf/deaf, children and students, students from different countries, student teachers from different culture groups and students/pupils from cultures in conflict. The examples are from different stages in collaboration between students and from a variety of subject areas: language acquisition, integrating technology in education, special education, ...