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Nik's QuickShout: Developing materials and practices for the digital generation

Nik's QuickShout: Developing materials and practices for the digital generation | Nik Peachey | Scoop.it

On the 24th January 2012 I delivered an online webinar presentation for the IATEFL Young Learner SIG. The theme of the presentation was 'Developing materials and practices for the digital generation.' I focused on how teachers could combine the use of online tools to encourage students' digital literacy and study skills whilst also developing their ability to develop their linguistic skills in a more autonomous way.

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waterworld-22's comment, January 29, 2012 11:26 AM
Thank U ! I really need some clear info & guidance ,because this edu.issue is partly new to our teachers.Is it possible to know about your webinars beforehand?
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Nik Peachey - Payhip

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Digital publications for the digital classroom.

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All of my ebooks and lesson plans.

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Exploiting digital video for language development

Exploiting digital video for language development | Nik Peachey | Scoop.it
In this webinar, we invite Nik Peachey, winner of the 2016 British Council ELTon award for innovation in teacher resources to talk about using digital video.

Video is one of the most powerful mediums for language instruction and learning and your students' access to the tools to view, create and communicate with video through mobile devices has never been better. Are you making the most of this opportunity for your students? Come along to this webinar, share your ideas and get some new ideas for how to exploit digital video with your students.
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The recording of my webinar for the British Council on exploiting digital video.

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12 Tips for training older teachers to use technology

12 Tips for training older teachers to use technology | Nik Peachey | Scoop.it
There is an assumption that persists in the educational community that more mature teachers are much more difficult and reluctant to be trained on the effective use of educational technology. To some degree, I think this assumption has been built on by the digital native vs digital immigrant myth. But as someone who has trained teachers of all ages all over the world I would say that, from my own experience, this hasn’t been the case.
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Thinking Critically through Digital Media

Thinking Critically through Digital Media | Nik Peachey | Scoop.it
In a world where anyone with an internet connection can access, create and share information, opinions and beliefs, it has become increasingly important that students are not only able to assess the credibility of sources but also to look more deeply at the underlying motivations, beliefs and bias of the creator.

Thinking Critically through Digital Media enables teachers to use authentic materials and digital tools combined with motivating communicative tasks to develop students’ abilities to function as critical and well informed digital citizens.
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My ebook on encouraging critical thinking skills.

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Technology, Autonomous Learning & a Decline in Critical Thinking

Technology, Autonomous Learning & a Decline in Critical Thinking | Nik Peachey | Scoop.it
This article is republished with permission from the original interview I did with Dr. Albert P’Rayan - Professor of English & Head, Higher Education, KCG College of Technology, Chennai for the English Language Teachers' Association of India - Journal of English Language Teaching
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Nik Peachey - Managing the digital classroom

Nik Peachey - Managing the digital classroom | Nik Peachey | Scoop.it
The language classroom is becoming an increasingly complex environment with students attending classes equipped with a variety of digital devices. These devices can become a tiresome distraction or a powerful tool for learning depending on the skill and knowledge of the teacher.
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A recording of my webinar presentation for the British Council Teaching for Success online conference.

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A recording of my webinar from the British Council's Teaching for Success online conference.

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Nik Peachey shows in his presentation how to explore together a range of digital tools and teaching techniques that teachers can use to utilize the presence of digital devices in the classroom and make them productive. And how we can use these devices to enable digital collaboration and develop a range of traditional and digital literacies in ways that are not possible in the analogue classroom. #ilike
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Nik Peachey shows in his presentation how to explore together a range of digital tools and teaching techniques that teachers can use to utilize the presence of digital devices in the classroom and make them productive. And how we can use these devices to enable digital collaboration and develop a range of traditional and digital literacies in ways that are not possible in the analogue classroom. #ilike
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Online Tools and Resources for Teaching Young Learners

This is the slidedeck from the workshop I delivered for the British Council 'Technologies and Classrooms' summer school for teachers in Lithuania in June 2016.…
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The presentation from my workshop in Lithuania.

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Nik Peachey's curator insight, July 3, 2016 2:14 AM

My slidedeck from the 'Technologies and Classrooms' teacher training summer school in Lithuania. You can click through from the slides to the websites.

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Empowering Teachers Through Self Publishing

This is my slide deck from my Keynote presentation at the 8th Virtual Round Table Web Conference 6-8 May 2016 (Fri-Sun). It covers my journey through self publ…
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The slide deck from my recent SEETA webinar.

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Studying How to Study by Nik Peachey on iBooks

In this lesson students will learn about some of the factors that influence successful study. They will evaluate their existing study skills in the light of information from an infographic and do some online research into effective study techniques.

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Just released another of my Digital Literacy lesson plans on iBooks.

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Just released another of my Digital Literacy lesson plans on iBooks.

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Trendy English Online Spring Forum

Trendy English Online Spring Forum | Nik Peachey | Scoop.it

As new teaching methods are revolutionizing the education across the world, we bring different teachers together to find the methods that appeal to today’s learner. That’s our responsibility to help students learn faster and in an efficient, interesting and interactive way. It’s our mission to make way for new and innovative methods.

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Looking forward to speaking at Trendy English.

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Looking forward to speaking at Trendy English.

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Looking forward to speaking at Trendy English.

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Nik Peachey – 3×3 interview – Part 3 |

Nik Peachey – 3×3 interview – Part 3 | | Nik Peachey | Scoop.it
Jo Hayes, our joint web editor, interviews Nik Peachey in our new 3 x 3 interviews series where she asks Learning Technology experts their views on all things EdTech in 3 short interviews with 3 questions in each.
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The third and final part of my interview for the IATEFL LTSIG

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Listening With Our Eyes - EFL Magazine

Listening With Our Eyes - EFL Magazine | Nik Peachey | Scoop.it

Developing this important visual aspect of comprehension is impossible when using audio files alone and often forgotten by teachers using video clips to develop listening skills, but it can form a vital part of supporting student’s listening comprehension.

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My article for EFL Magazine

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There are many ways to develop your listening skills. One important skill is just listen then techniques will come.

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My article for EFL Magazine

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Nik Peachey – 3×3 interview – Part 2 |

Nik Peachey – 3×3 interview – Part 2 | | Nik Peachey | Scoop.it

Jo Hayes, our joint web editor, interviews Nik Peachey in our new 3 x 3 interviews series where she asks Learning Technology experts their views on all things EdTech in 3 short interviews with 3 questions in each.

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The second part of a three part interview with Jo Hayes from the IATEFL Learning Technologies SIG.

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Nik Peachey - creativity in the language classroom

Nik Peachey - creativity in the language classroom | Nik Peachey | Scoop.it
Creativity or rather the lack of it is becoming and increasingly important issue within a global context of increased emphasis on standardisation and testing within educational systems. In this webinar Nik looks at a new British Council publication that seeks to redress the balance and help teachers to interject an element of creativity into the English language classroom.
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My webinar recording to support the launch of 'Creativity in the English language classroom'. There should be a second edition coming out very soon.

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Nik Peachey - Managing the digital classroom

Nik Peachey - Managing the digital classroom | Nik Peachey | Scoop.it

In this workshop we explore a range of digital tools and teaching techniques that teachers can use to utilize the presence of digital devices in the classroom and make them productive. The workshop will show how we can use these devices to enable digital collaboration and develop a range of traditional and digital literacies in ways that are not possible in the analogue classroom.

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A recording of my webinar presentation for the British Council.

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A recording of my webinar presentation on managing the digital classroom.

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Digital Tools for Teachers

Digital Tools for Teachers | Nik Peachey | Scoop.it

This book has been written and designed primarily with English language teachers in mind though the majority of the resources and tools contained in the book will have much wider use than just language teaching.

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Here's a 50% off coupon code for my 'Digital Tools for Teachers' book, just click on 'Buy Now' add the code and get the book for £1
Coupon Code: ILNYWA7PYU
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Nik Peachey's curator insight, February 1, 9:46 AM
Here's a 50% off coupon code for my 'Digital Tools for Teachers' book, just click on 'Buy Now' add the code and get the book for £1
Coupon Code: ILNYWA7PYU
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Sense of humour

Sense of humour | Nik Peachey | Scoop.it
How many syllabi include the ability to tell or understand a joke? Yet understanding the sense of humour of a people is a key element of understanding the culture and language and perhaps even more importantly of developing relationships with people from that country.
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Nice to see this circulating again.

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El sentido del humor ante todo
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7 ways you can use technology to engage with students

7 ways you can use technology to engage with students | Nik Peachey | Scoop.it
For any educator who grew up in a world where information was scarce and difficult to access, the possibilities offered by this combination should be a revelation. Edtech enthusiasts have long been predicting the miraculous impact that technology will have on education and yet research studies continually show the minimal impact large investments in technology have had.
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My blog post for Pearson.

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Nik Peachey's curator insight, October 17, 2016 2:09 AM

My article for the Pearson blog series on blended learning.

Willem Kuypers's curator insight, October 18, 2016 2:59 PM
Bon résumé des sites cités à utiliser en classe.
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Tecnología Educativa
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Online conference on research into
using technology for language learning

Online conference on research into<br/>using technology for language learning | Nik Peachey | Scoop.it

This event is being organised by the IATEFL Learning Technologies SIG, Laureate International Universities and Cambridge University Press. It is part of the launch of the Laureate-Cambridge OLLReN, the Online Language Learning Research Network.

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Delighted to be speaking at this event next week.

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Nik Peachey's curator insight, September 28, 2016 1:19 AM

Looking forward to speaking at this free online conference.

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Integrating technology into English language teaching

Integrating technology into English language teaching | Nik Peachey | Scoop.it

Nik Peachey, is a well known blogger, teacher trainer, learning technology consultant and author. Winner of the British Council ELTon Award for Innovation in Teacher Resources.

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My interview for The Hindu.

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Yady Guzmán's curator insight, September 2, 2016 10:42 PM

I agree with the fact that technology has created learners’ autonomy since it has different useful information for them. By the way, teachers need to be able to encourage students to search information in the best way. When students realize that technology is successful and helpful for them and start to understand the really meaning of technology, they become more autonomy and committed with their learning process. Technology is playing an important role in our education nowadays since it brings us a lot of information that we can receive and play with in the best way to improve our learning. One of the best methods that we can use for our knowledge is the technology.

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PeacheyPublications.com | Digital Publications for the Digital Classroom

PeacheyPublications.com | Digital Publications for the Digital Classroom | Nik Peachey | Scoop.it

Digital Publications for the Digital Classroom.

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My digital publishing website.

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Learning Technologies SIG's curator insight, May 16, 2016 1:14 AM
Lots of creative ebooks for teachers here.
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Managing the Digital Classroom

This is my presentation slide deck with all the links to the materials and resources from my plenary at King Saud University. The presentation looked at how we can resist the changes technology is forcing into the classroom or how we can welcome them, adapt our teaching style to them and make technology a positive forse for change.
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My slide deck from my plenary at King Saud University.

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My slide deck from my plenary at King Saud University.

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My slide deck from my plenary at King Saud University.

Willem Kuypers's curator insight, April 11, 2016 8:54 AM
Très bonne présentation pour celui qui va démarrer du e-learning au cours.
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11 Reasons why teachers don't use technology

11 Reasons why teachers don't use technology | Nik Peachey | Scoop.it

A recent survey reported in the UK newspaper the The Telegraph stated that as many as half of the teachers consulted for the survey said they rarely use technology in the classroom. This came as no surprise to me, but what did surprise me when I shared the article with my professional networks, was the number of trainers and teachers who actually blamed lazy and unmotivated teachers for this.

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Reflections on my experiences of being a learning technology trainer.

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Abdulsalam Al-Mukradi's curator insight, February 29, 2016 11:10 AM

The use of technology is a big issue among teachers and educators. Whener we talk or discuss the use of technology, most teachers start mombling and react to the idea in a passive way. Some may be most teachers tend to say that technology is a waste of time, effort, and result to a boring classroom atmosphere. They also complain about the absence of some the necessary equipment for teacher and students to use in the classroom. The other reason they mention is the time that they need to spend preparing for the use of technology. In my opinion technology is the key of delivering information to studnets faster and enriching their knowledge and making the students the teachers feel great, supportive and enthusiastic to keep on studying and learning new ideas.I would highly recomment to every teacher to start and keep using technology to make thier teaching style unique. 

Dennis Swender's curator insight, March 3, 2016 11:10 AM

Reflections on my experiences of being a learning technology trainer.

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The History of Weddings - Lessons in digital literacy: Reviewed by TES

Bolster your students' digital literacy and research skills with this project-based resource that focuses on interpreting and creating infographics. Resource: https://www.tes.com/us/teacher-lessons/the-history-of-weddings-lessons-in-digital-literacy-11208067

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Really great to find this video review of one of my lessons.

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Exploiting Infographics for CLIL

This is the slide deck I used for my webinar presentation on using infographics for CLIL. It was delivered for the TECHNO-CLIL for EVO 2016 group. It contains …

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My slide deck from my presentation for the TECHNO-CLIL for EVO 2016 group.

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