Savova Gives Two Invited Lectures at Sofia University

Posted on 6/13/2018 12:50:13 PM

Invited by Sofia University, Bulgaria, in May, 2018, Lilia Savova gave two invited lectures to faculty and students on foreign language education and on video-assisted graduate education.

Her lectures included:

  1. “Using Conversation Analysis in Foreign Language Education: Authentic Conversation Practice”
    This lecture analyzed examples from ESL materials used in Bulgaria to identify authenticity issues and offer solutions based on the conversation analysis of these materials.
  2. “Graduate Online Education: The Use of Live Video Conferencing”
    This lecture illustrated Savova’s use of Blackboard Collaborate and Zoom to supplement online graduate education in Composition and Applied Linguistics with classroom discussions and presentations.

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