This webinar is hosted in English
David Marsh, Ph.D, is author of The CLIL Trajectory: Educational Innovation for the 21st Century iGeneration, Córdoba Academic Press 2013, and lead author of The Higher Education English Language Landscape: Ensuring quality in English language degree programmes, VIU 2011; co-author of Uncovering CLIL, Integrated Learning in Bilingual and Multilingual Education, Oxford: Macmillan 2008, Content and Language Integrated Learning, Cambridge: Cambridge University Press 2010; and co-editor of Quality Interfaces: Examining Evidence & Exploring Solutions, Eichstätt Academic Press 2012.
He has been working inside Finnish education for the past 25 years and has experience in short and long-term assignments in Africa, East Asia, the Middle East, Southeast Asia, South America, and the USA. He co-launched the European context of CLIL in the 1990s and is now involved with launching bilingual schools and enabling transformation of underperforming educational systems.
Doctor of Education
Professor Liz Falconer, Director, Education Innovation Centre, University of the West of England
I am currently Professor of Technology Enhanced Learning and Director of the Education Innovation Centre at the University of the West of England, Bristol. I am a career academic with more than 25 years’ experience in UK universities, and have specialised in designing, researching, developing and managing online, distance and flexible learning for most of that time. I have management and leadership experience in private industry and higher education; I achieved Chartered Manager status of the Chartered Management Institute in 2013 and was a finalist in the National Management and Leadership Awards 2013 in the Outstanding Leader of the Year category.
I am an expert user of ICT, including learning technologies, social media, video, virtual worlds, 2D and 3D avatars and a wide range of software applications. I was shortlisted for the Times Higher Education Awards 2010 in the Outstanding ICT Initiative of the Year category for my work in virtual world simulations and educational games.
My SL name is Tamara Kuhn.