Heike Philp is Managing Director of LANCELOT SchoolTM GmbH, an accredited teacher training center for language teaching in real-time via the internet by means of virtual classroom technology and virtual worlds. With over 20 years in education and with Germany’s first live online language school, Philp co-initiated two European funded projects and worked with 35 European partners including 17 universities to develop accredited and certified teacher training courses. These EU Projects are LANCELOT (LANguage learning with CErtified Live Online Teachers) and AVALON (Access to Virtual and Action Learning live Online. Philp runs her own online conference, the Virtual Round Table conference and is co-organizer of the SLanguages conference in Second Life. She is a sim owner of EduNation islands in Second Life and her blog let’s talk online is a rich resource for language educators who are interested in using technology in class.
Presentation: Let’s Webconference!
Description: Online conferences like the Reform Symposium conference are unique learning opportunities and anyone can access them from anywhere. No worries about traveling, visas, costs nor accommodation. Rich interaction with well-known guest speakers, a global audience and a spirit of sharing links and resources at your fingertip. This presentation will give you an overview of the online conferences you should not miss out on!
Date & Times: 12:30pm-1pm PST, New York 3:30pm EST, Denver 1:30pm MST, 8:30pm GMT, Paris 9:30pm CET, Perth 4:30am Sun., Sydney 7:30am Sun., Tokyo 5:30am Sun. Check your time zone here!
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Skype ID: letstalkonline
http://www.lancelotschool.com (main website)
http://www.avalonlearning.eu (EU funded AVALON project)
http://www.lancelot.at (EU funded LANCELOT project)
http://www.youtube.com/lancelotschool (YouTube channel)
http://www.virtual-round-table.com (organizer Virtual Round Table Conference)
http://www.slanguages.net (co-organizer of SLanguages Conference)
http://edunation-islands.wikispaces.com (co-owner of Second Life island)
http://eti-group.ning.com (chair of European Telecoaching Institute, Freiburg)