Following you can find the program for the three-day seminar. The first day will be carried out face-to-face, and the other two will be virtual. To access the virtual sessions will be sent after you complete your registration.

Day 1: Wednesday 5th, 2023

Site: Archivo Nacional, Zapote, San José.

Time Sessions
8:00 a.m. Greetings, announcements & coffee break
8:30 a.m.Session 1 Showing Possession in English. The Possessive ‘s and Other Structures
Expert: Roger W. Gee. University of Philadelphia, USA.
9:30 a.m. Session 2 TEDx Talks for a Critical Thinking Experience
Expert: Viviana Grande. University of Manizales, Colombia.
10:30 a.m. Session 3 WebQuest as a Didactic Strategy to Enhance Autonomy and Self-Regulation: Using ICT to Support Learning
Expert: Jonathan Elizondo. UNED, Costa Rica.
11:35 a.m. Session 4 From Silent Mode to Speaking Mode: Using Silent Videos to Enhance Creativity in Meaningful Speaking
Expert: Wayne T. Schams. National Pingtung University, Taiwan.
12:35 p.m. Lunch break
1:35 p.m. Session 5 Pictures to Promote Thinking, Speaking and Writing
Expert: Roger W. Gee. University of Philadelphia, USA
2:35 p.m. Coffee break
3:05 p.m. Session 6 Swapping Roles! Students Teaching to Understand Oneself and Others in the School Community
Expert: Viviana Grande. University of Manizales, Colombia.
4:10 p.m. Session 7 Incorporating the Jigsaw Method and Video Viewing in Teaching American Culture
Expert: Wayne T. Schams. National Pingtung University, Taiwan.
5:10 p.m. Special announcements for Day 2.

Day 2: Thursday 6th, 2023

Virtual Sessions

8:00 a.m.Greetings and agenda
8:15 a.m.Session 1 Digital Technology and English Language Learning – Where Can It Prop? Where Does It Drop?
Expert: Nick Manthei. Oxford University Press, USA.
9:15 a.m.Coffee break
9:45 a.m.Session 2 Nurting Inclusion and Motivation in your English Classes
Expert: Lorena Ojeda. Our Storyscape, Argentina
10:50 a.m.Session 3 Trends in Language Assessment: A View for Practitioners
Expert: Martín Caicedo. Oxford University Press, Colombia.
11:50 a.m.Announcements & lunch break 
12:50 p.m.Session 4. Artificial Intelligence Included in Ludoevaluation 
Experts: Alexander Saray & Yaneth Montero. Universidad ECCI Colombia 
1:50 p.m.Announcements & Coffee break  
2:20 p.m.Session 5: Maslow Before Bloom: Embracing Courageous Conversations in TESOL Spaces & Beyond 
Expert: Kisha Bryan. TESOL International Keynote Speaker , USA.
3:25 p.m.Session 6: Designing Engaging Tasks for Contemporary Classrooms 
Expert: Sergio Gómez Atencio. UNED, Costa Rica.
4:30 p.m.Session 7: Using Digital Storytelling as Strategic Asset in English Language Acquisition 
Expert: Juan Ríos. Bradley University, USA – Panamá.
5:30 a.m.Special announcements for Day 3.

Day 3: Friday 7th, 2023

Virtual Sessions

9:00 a.m.Greeting and agenda 
9:15 a.m.Session 1 Apply the VARK Learning Styles Model to Maximize the Engagement in the Hybrid Classroom 
Expert: Jorge Torres. Pearson Education, México
10:15 a.m.Session 2 Tapping into Social Emotional Learning with Our Storyscape 
Expert: Lorena Ojeda. Our Storyscape, Argentina 
11:15 a.m.Session 3 Bilingual Literacy Practices & Translanguaging Strategies
Expert: Colton Foster. US Embassy, USA 
12:15 p.m.Special announcements & Lunch break 
1:30 p.m.Session 4 Immersive Global Learning: Unleashing the Potential of Virtual Field Experiences 
Expert: Verónica Oguilve. University of Arizona, Costa Rica.
2:30 p.m.Session 5 Genre–Based Literacy Pedagogy at University 
Expert: Susana González. ARTESOL- University of Buenos Aires, Argentina.
3:30 p.m.Last announcements for certificates, evaluation and closing

Only people who participate  24 hours  will receive a certificate  of attendance.