Workshop Schedule

Saturday, May 9, 2020
Center for Languages and Intercultural Communication
Rice University

9:15 – 9:30 AM Welcoming Remarks Dr. Hélade Scutti Santos, Director of Language Instruction, Center for Languages and Intercultural Communication, Rice University
9:30 – 10:30 AM Guest speaker:

The challenges and opportunities of teaching foreign languages online


Dr. Sang-Seok Yoon, University of Iowa


10:30 – 10:45 AM Break
10:45 – 11:45 AM Keynote Address:

Technology for Creativity and Collaboration in the Language Classroom


Dr. Shannon Sauro, University of Maryland, Baltimore County


11:45 AM – 1:00 PM Lunch Break
1:00 – 1:30 PM Design factors affecting student satisfaction in online courses


Dr. Jayoung Song, Rice University
1:30 – 2:00 PM  Linguistic and intercultural benefits of virtual exchanges Prof. Jessica Morones, Rice University
2:00 – 2:15 PM Break
2:15 – 2:45 PM Digital tools to enhance online participation in the Foreign Language Classroom


Dr. Luján Stasevicius, Rice University
2:45 – 3:15 PM Online Assessments: How to best assess student learning when teaching online Dr. Katharina Kley, Rice University
3:15 PM Closing Remarks Dr. Hélade Scutti Santos