This session is open to anyone
Technology General Forum
CALL SIG Forum
The 2022 JALT CALL SIG forum will feature 3 different speakers on the topics of Games and Play, which will be the theme of the 2022 JALTCALL conference.
Co-editor of Ludic Language Pedagogy, an open-access, open peer-reviewed journal and community. https://llpjournal.org/ Exploring the use of games and play in language teaching conexts. #PETSCII #PICO8 #techno #taiko #chiptune
Dr. Deborah Healey was the 2019-2020 President of TESOL International Association. She has taught online and face-to-face teacher training courses, primarily focusing on technology in education. She has also taught both ESL and EFL. She has written and presented extensively internationally – in Africa, Asia, Latin America, Europe, the US. Her recent areas of research include digital storytelling, gamification, massive open online courses, and online teaching approaches. Her doctorate is in Computers in Education, and her website is https://www.deborahhealey.com
Retired after 40 years teaching and promoting technology for ESOL, Vance Stevens now focuses on teacher training. As coordinator of Learning2gether, a podcast series which he founded in 2009, he has hosted over 520 episodes. He founded the CoP Webheads in Action in 2002 and has been involved with coordinating TESOL CALL-IS EVO (Electronic Village Online) since 2003, He has conceived and moderated numerous EVO sessions, most recently as lead moderator of EVO Minecraft MOOC which he initiated in 2015. In 2019, he was awarded the CALL Research Conference Lifetime Achievement Award for that year.
JALT CALL Program Co-Chair. Specializing in educational technology, phonetics and the teaching of pronunciation and speaking. Side interests in mycology, botany, gardening and music. Musical interests include good music using voice and guitar.
JALTCALL Program Co-Chair
Featuring James York, Deborah Healey and Vance Stevens
Conceived of and hosted by Hanaa Khamis and Brian Teaman (Program Co-chairs for JALT CALL)