Magdalena Wasilewska is a director of studies, Cambridge examiner, conference speaker and blogger based in Poland here she talks about her session “Images that speak” at the Image Conference in Lisbon on 14th October.
Magdalena Wasilewska – a graduate of Warsaw University in Poland – Teacher Training College and American Studies Center. Teacher with over 20 years of experience, DOS in a private school of English “Green Hills Academy”, a graduate of Teacher Trainer Academy – DOS- ELTea, Cambridge examiner, conference speaker and a blogger ( http://visualteaching.blogspot.com). Member of IATEFL Poland, FILTA and VISUAL ARTS CIRCLE . Her main interests include Cambridge exams preparation, visual literacy and the use of images and films in the classroom.
Images that speak
How to choose images that encourage students to speak? Where to look for new ideas? How to connect coursebook with new technology effectively. Instagram, Pinterest, memes, emoticons and images “hidden” in our students’ phones – that is the new language that we teachers have to learn. Engaging workshop full of fresh ideas ready to use in the classroom.