Monthly Archives: September 2014

Teacher training at Utrecht, September 23th

TILA organised a teacher training in the Netherlands, which was held last Tuesday at the University of Utrecht. A group of 30 language teachers from different secondary schools attended. The workshop started with an enthusiastic talk from Kristi Jauregi. Among … Continue reading

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Abstract TILA accepted for presentation at Online Educa Berlin

The following abstract has been accepted for presentation at Online Educa Berlin, 3-5 of December 2014. Integrating Telecollaboration practices in secondary education: lessons learned in the European Project TILA. Telecollaboration is becoming increasingly popular in education as a way to … Continue reading

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Workshop for teachers on the 5th of September in London

We are happy to announce that a TILA training workshop will be held at Godolphin and Latymer School (London) on Friday 5th September. This session is meant to provide additional training to Godolphin and Latymer’s teachers, taking into account their experience in … Continue reading

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European Language Teachers’ beliefs on Intercultural Communicative Competence

Paper presented by Martine Derivry & Kristi Jauregi at the AILA World Congress 2014, held in Brisbane, 10-15 August 2014. Abstract Based on a project financed by the European Commission called TILA (Telecollaboration for Intercultural Acquisition), running from January 2013 till … Continue reading

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New perspectives on processes and outcomes of telecollaboration in foreign language curricula

Paper presented by  K.Jauregi (Utrecht University & Tilburg University of Applied Sciences) at the AILA Conference: One World, Many Languages, In Brisbane, 10-15 August 2014. Abstract This presentation explores how telecollaboration can be used in education to support meaningful language … Continue reading

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Researching Telecollaboration in Secondary Schools: Challenges and Opportunities

Paper presented by K. Jauregi (Utrecht University & Fontys University of Applied Sciences) & S. Melchor-Couto (University of Roehampton) at ANTWERP CALL 2014: Research Challenges in CALL, 7-9 July 2014. Abstract Telecollaboration has been said to contribute to intercultural communicative … Continue reading

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