Empowering Teachers  Through Collaborative Professional Development Strategies for NNESTs That Work Session TESOL 2007 Aid...
Strategies that Work <ul><li>Joining an online community of practice that promotes the enhancement of skills and professio...
How it all started <ul><li>MSc research on NNEST  “ Managing Human Resources: A study of the recruitment, training and rew...
Sharing through publishing http://journals.cambridge.org/action/displayAbstract?fromPage=online&aid=120873
Electronic Village Online Session 2002 http://groups.yahoo.com/group/Managing_NS_NNS/
Electronic Village Online Session 2002 http://personalweb.smcvt.edu/gsl520/TESOL/ev_online02_TESOLblast.htm
Webheads: Community of Practice CoP
Learn and Perform= Active Learning <ul><li>Engaged in international collaborative projects that engaged my students in cro...
http://dcyeh.com/sy0304/2ndsem/groupb_projects/stories/
http://dcyeh.com/sy0304/2ndsem/groupa_projects/tpr/
Establishing Online Presence <ul><li>Online and real-time events/conferences </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Present papers/workshop...
http://www.geocities.com/aidenyeh/tesol/CMCandWebheads.htm http://www.geocities.com/vance_stevens/papers/tesol/baltimore20...
http://baw07.pbwiki.com/
http://baw07.pbwiki.com/bee-alado
http://baw07.motime.com/post/645163/Isabel+Perez+Torres+talks+about+Online+Class+Materials
http://baw07.motime.com/post/645164/Blended+Learning http://baw07.pbwiki.com/aiden_rita_blended_learning
 
 
A word from a Webhead <ul><li>Webheads is a space that makes you see that despite the difficult circumstances encountered ...
Barbara Dieu ,  http://baw07.pbwiki.com/bee-alado
Learn-Act-Inspire <ul><li>empowering NNEST teachers in learning the skills and passing them on-  </li></ul><ul><li>constan...
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  1. 1. Empowering Teachers Through Collaborative Professional Development Strategies for NNESTs That Work Session TESOL 2007 Aiden Yeh Wenzao Ursuline College of Languages Learn. Act. Inspire.
  2. 2. Strategies that Work <ul><li>Joining an online community of practice that promotes the enhancement of skills and professional development through networking and collaborative projects </li></ul><ul><li>Establishing strong online presence </li></ul><ul><li>Continuous efforts in improving ourselves for our students’ sake </li></ul><ul><li>Share to inspire </li></ul><ul><li>Coming full circle </li></ul>
  3. 3. How it all started <ul><li>MSc research on NNEST “ Managing Human Resources: A study of the recruitment, training and reward policies of an English kindergarten school in Southern Taiwan’ </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Issues raised back in 1998-2001 </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Different hiring policies between NS and NNS based on physical appearance, proficiency, accent, etc. </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>these differences give way to a much deeper problem that creates a gap between the two </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Fairness and equity </li></ul></ul></ul>http://www.surrey.ac.uk/ALRG/dissertations/list.php
  4. 4. Sharing through publishing http://journals.cambridge.org/action/displayAbstract?fromPage=online&aid=120873
  5. 5. Electronic Village Online Session 2002 http://groups.yahoo.com/group/Managing_NS_NNS/
  6. 6. Electronic Village Online Session 2002 http://personalweb.smcvt.edu/gsl520/TESOL/ev_online02_TESOLblast.htm
  7. 7. Webheads: Community of Practice CoP
  8. 8. Learn and Perform= Active Learning <ul><li>Engaged in international collaborative projects that engaged my students in cross-cultural communications and task-based projects </li></ul><ul><li>Publishing and doing conference presentations </li></ul><ul><li>Helping, teaching, moderating other teachers (NS and NNS) </li></ul>
  9. 9. http://dcyeh.com/sy0304/2ndsem/groupb_projects/stories/
  10. 10. http://dcyeh.com/sy0304/2ndsem/groupa_projects/tpr/
  11. 11. Establishing Online Presence <ul><li>Online and real-time events/conferences </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Present papers/workshops/demonstrations on class projects, action research, etc. </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Volunteer in TESOL’s Electronic Village Online Sessions </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Session Moderator </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Member of the Coordinating Team </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Expanding professional clout </li></ul>
  12. 12. http://www.geocities.com/aidenyeh/tesol/CMCandWebheads.htm http://www.geocities.com/vance_stevens/papers/tesol/baltimore2003/copractice.html
  13. 13. http://baw07.pbwiki.com/
  14. 14. http://baw07.pbwiki.com/bee-alado
  15. 15. http://baw07.motime.com/post/645163/Isabel+Perez+Torres+talks+about+Online+Class+Materials
  16. 16. http://baw07.motime.com/post/645164/Blended+Learning http://baw07.pbwiki.com/aiden_rita_blended_learning
  17. 19. A word from a Webhead <ul><li>Webheads is a space that makes you see that despite the difficult circumstances encountered in our lives there is a warm unselfish community that eases our path. </li></ul>Message #3223 http://groups.yahoo.com/group/baw07/message/3223
  18. 20. Barbara Dieu , http://baw07.pbwiki.com/bee-alado
  19. 21. Learn-Act-Inspire <ul><li>empowering NNEST teachers in learning the skills and passing them on- </li></ul><ul><li>constant need to improve our craft </li></ul><ul><li>look beyond the issues that often marginalize NNEST teachers </li></ul><ul><li>in the end it boils down not on the color of one's skin but how good NNESTs perform as teachers. </li></ul>

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