Increase ESL Student Persistence with Technology and Workforce Skills

Session 2: 11:30 AM-12:30 PM, Computer Lab 213

Abstract

Technology continues to play a prominent role in daily life and in the workplace. Students are eager to engage with technologyin important ways like increasing their skill set and building confidence.Adults show strong motivation to gain digital literacy skills and providing that instruction increases student persistence. Learn ways of integrating technology into the adult ESL classroom to improve skills and increase student persistence.

Presenters

Ryan de la Vega

OTAN, Torrance Adult School

Type of Presentation

Demonstration (1 hour)

Audience

All

Program Standards

  • Adult Basic Education
  • Adult Secondary Education
  • Career Technical Education
  • English as a Second Language

Category Standards

  • Blended/Online Learning
  • Distance Learning
  • Program Administration and Coordination
  • Technology Integration in the Classroom