Department   Kyoto University of Foreign Studies  Department of British and American Studies, Faculty of Foreign Studies
   Position   Associate Professor
Date 2019/10/19
Presentation Theme The Power of Ideas: Engaging students with TED Talks
Conference The 25th ATEM National Convention
Promoters The Association for Teaching English through Multimedia
Conference Type International
Presentation Type Panelist at Symposium/Workshop (Appointed)
Contribution Type Collaborative
Venue Kyoto Women's University
Publisher and common publisher Jay Klaphake, Angus McGregor, Kayoko Shiomi, Takako Ramsden
Details TED Talks are recognized as containing interesting and meaningful content that motivates learning; and provide rich and varied authentic material for teaching translation, critical thinking, short-form presentation and public speaking. The four panelists, all experienced TEDxKyoto volunteers and/or TED translators, engage in content-based teaching in high school and university classrooms utilizing TED and TEDx Talks. They will share their ideas and best practices for using the Talks as an idea centered learning platform both in the classroom and as co-curricular activities.