Updated: May 2010
||Visiting Graduate Student, Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Israel|
||M.A., Educational Media, Temple University, Philadelphia, PA|
||Judaic Studies Program, Machon Greenberg for Teachers from Overseas, Jerusalem|
||B.A., Education, Northwestern University, Evanston, IL|
||The Open University of Israel, English Unit, Coordinator, EFL Reading Comprehension Courses - Level E|
||Gordon College of Education, Haifa, In-service Teacher Training Department, Course: Integrating Computers and the New EFL Curriculum|
|2000 - present
||In-service Teacher Training Department, Online Language Learning, Pedagogic Center – Computer Center, Ramle, Petach Tikva, ORT Netanya and Herzlia, Course: Integrating Computers and the New EFL Curriculum|
||Beit Berl Teachers College In-service Teacher Training Department, Course: Integrating Computers and the New EFL Curriculum; Introductory Computer Course: Windows, Word, PowerPoint, Internet, email|
|1997 - 2000
||Levinsky Teachers College Computer Department, Course: Software Evaluation and Integrating Computers in Education; Introductory Computer Course: Windows, Word, Internet, PowerPoint, email|
|1985 - 1998
||Open University of Israel School of Languages, Academic coordinator of EFL course: Curriculum development and materials coordinator; EFL teacher trainer; Developed in-service training courses for teachers; In charge of integration of video and computers into courses; EFL teacher, adult education and youth courses|
Other Professional Activities
||Chair, English Department, EFL Teacher, Meitarim Plurlistic Junior and Senior High School, Raanana|
||Chair, English Department, EFL Teacher - Grades 7 to 9, Chazav Junior High School, Alfe Menashe|
||Educational Consultant and Curriculum Specialist; Computer Assisted Language Learning, Edusoft, Ltd., Rosh Ha’ain Industrial Area|
||AMALNET EFL Website – Global English Village: Wrote activities for online EFL high school students; Wrote worksheets and guide for teachers to help use the website in class; Gave workshops for teachers on using websites in the English classroom|
||English Adventure – Center for English
Enrichment: Part of team that set up the EFL program for young learners; Wrote material and organized EFL website|
||District CALL Counselor, Center for Technological Education, Holon: Responsible for integration of computers in the EFL classroom in the Central District schools; In service training coordinator for CALL in the Central District; Introductory Computer Course - Windows, Word, Internet, email; Created workshops and material for teachers to help integrate computers into EFL classes of all levels|
List of Publications
||Teachers Guide, AMALNET EFL Website – Global English Village|
||“Sports in EFL: Multilevel Unit on the Olympics,” ETAI English Teachers in Israel Newsletter|
||“Ways to Help the
Learner Succed in Listening Comprehension” (with Laureen Rabbe), ETNI English Teachers Network in Israel Newsletter|
Selected Papers at Scientific Conferences
||“Blended Learning for Beginners Academic English Course,” International Conference on College Teaching and Learning, Jacksonville Florida.
||“Collaborative Writing & Technology - Two Case Studies” (with Micki Zaritsky, Ministry of Education, Israel), IATEFL Conference - Learning Technologies in the Language Classroom: A step closer to the future, University of Cyprus.
||“Converging Computer Usage of Teachers and Students” (with Micki Zaritsky, Ministry of Education, Israel), TESOL International Conference.
||“Embracing Different Learner Styles in the English Curriculum” (with Laureen Rabbe), ETAI, English Teachers Association of Israel National Conference.
||“Embracing Different Learner Styles in the English Curriculum” (with Laureen Rabbe), IATEFL International Conference, UK.
||“Keep the Bytes from Biting - Computer Classroom Management,” ETAI English Teachers in Israel Conference.
||“Listening Comprehension and Learner Styles” (with Laureen Rabbe), IATEFL International Conference TDTR3 – Teacher Development, Israel.
||“Linking Listening Comprehension and Learner Styles” (with Laureen Rabbe), IATEFL International Conference, UK.
||“Integrating Cooperative Learning with Video in EFL” (with Laureen Rabbe), TESOL International Conference, US.