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Technology Integration: Language Education for Immigrant Adults

May 14 @ 4:00 pm - 4:30 pm

TITLE: Teaching Integration: Language Education for Immigrant Adults
DATE: May 14, 2024
TIME: 4:00–4:30 p.m. Eastern Standard Time


DETAILS: This webinar will explore the impact of digital environments on adult immigrants’ language learning and the challenges faced by multilingual individuals in these settings. Jen Vanek, Director of Digital Learning and Research at World Education, Inc., will discuss research findings on improving language instruction and digital literacy through technology. Marguerite Lukes, CAL Board member and Director of Research and Innovation at Internationals Network, and Mathilda Reckford, CAL Adult Language and Communication Specialist, will participate in the conversation to examine policy and practice implications for enhancing language education and digital skill development. The webinar will cover technologically mediated learning in multilingual contexts and offer insights on digital inclusion, technology recommendations, support and training for teachers, and the role artificial intelligence could play in multilingual education for adult immigrants.