WizIQ Announces MOOC for Teachers on English Language Teaching Techniques
ROYALSTON, Massachusetts, July 15, 2013 /PRNewswire/ –
WizIQ [http://www.wiziq.com ] today announced that it is hosting a free English
Language Teaching (ELT) Massive Open Online Course (MOOC) [http://go.wiziq.com/2om7 ] for
teachers commencing on July 29, 2013. The self-paced 4-week course is first of its kind
dedicated to the development of English language teaching professionals.
The MOOC will be led by Jason R. Levine (Jase), also known as Fluency MC, who has
fifteen years of experience in ELT as a teacher, teacher trainer, and materials writer. He
is the creator of ColloLearn [http://www.colloandspark.com ], an approach to English
language learning based on the songs he writes and performs as Fluency MC.
An Ambassador and Knowledge Entertainer at WizIQ, Jase teaches in the online MA TESOL
program at the New School and writes songs and chants for several publishers, including
Oxford University Press. His YouTube channel ColloLearn [http://www.youtube.com/collolearn
], receives hundreds of thousands of views per month and his Fluency MC Facebook page
[https://www.facebook.com/FluencyMC ] has thousands of members from over 50 countries.
This ELT MOOC will focus on the topic of ‘teaching vocabulary’ and is designed to
accelerate professional development for English teachers worldwide. Participants will be
able to engage with the facilitators, each other, and the content on WizIQ.
The MOOC will comprise of live online classes by Jason and additional classes by
leading innovators in the field like Michael Marzio, Vicki Hollett and Charles Goodger.
The live online classes will be delivered via the WizIQ Virtual Classroom
[http://www.wiziq.com/Virtual_Classroom.aspx ] and recordings of these classes will be
available for future reference, in case somebody misses a class or would like to review
WizIQ also announces that it is offering a special 50% promo code to all the attendees
of this ELT MOOC who intend to choose the WizIQ platform for their online teaching
initiatives in future. Certificate of Completion will also be awarded at the end of the
course to the participants who complete class assignments and participate actively in
More details about ELT techniques, course details, class timings and presenters can be
found at: http://go.wiziq.com/2om7
WizIQ is an online education platform that offers SaaS based virtual classroom
software [http://www.wiziq.com/Virtual_Classroom.aspx ] and complete course delivery
system [http://www.wiziq.com/courses/tools ] for teachers, trainers, colleges and
universities, high schools, and training and tutoring centers. WizIQ has over 220,000
teachers and 3 million learners using the platform in more than 100 countries around the
world. For more information, visit: http://www.wiziq.com
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