To keep teachers abreast with the changing trends and directions in the teaching and learning processes, the Staff Professional Development (SPD) committee of the English Language Center has organized a webinar series.
Ms. Muna Kashoob, Chair of the SPD committee, believes that actively pursuing professional development helps ensure that teachers’ knowledge and skills stay relevant and up-to-date. She is thankful to the administration of Mr. Saeed Al-Mashiki for the support extended to the said committee.
The first webinar was presented by Dr. Muna Muqaibal on Tuesday, 19th January 2021. The webinar focused on how to use the Quizlet application in teaching vocabulary. After giving a brief introduction about the application, Dr. Muqaibal explained in detail all the steps necessary to use and create lessons via Quizlet.
On Wednesday, 20th January 2021, another webinar was conducted with Mr. Antony Jawahar as speaker. The ELC E-Learning Coordinator refreshed the participants E-Learning know-how, including how to use the MS Teams platform to conduct quizzes and to teach effectively amid the current worldwide pandemic
The next series of SPD webinars will be conducted in the first week of February 2021.