Workshop:  Using Video in the ESL Classroom

Course ID - CTD0495     

Short Title: Using Video     

Audience:       Faculty, Staff, Administrators
Length of Workshop:        1.25 hours 
Prerequisite     none

This interactive session explores imaginative ways in which you can use different videos as effective teaching tools in all levels of ESL. The presenters will share examples of techniques they have used with videos that promote student achievement and make learning enjoyable.


As a result of successful completion of the workshop, participants will be able to:

  • Explain the benefits of using videos in the ESL classroom
  • Use videos to teach specific grammatical structures
  • Use videos to promote the acquisition of new vocabulary
  • Use videos to promote fluency, listening comprehension and pronunciation in the speech classroom
  • Use videos to help ESL students improve writing skills



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Registration information
Course ID: - CTD0495
Course Title: Using Video 
Reference # - see table 

How to Register

Registration for CT&D workshops are through the Student Information and Registration system.  The process for registering for a CTD workshop will be the same as registering for a regular class at MDC.  

New - Easier registration for workshops

You can access the Registration System and register for a CTD workshop using the same user name and password that use to login to your computer.    Example:   Richard Johnson  would be rjohnson     (You will NOT need to create a separate student myMDC account to register for a CTD workshop

Make a note of the Reference Number for the workshop then go to Registration Instructions

Once you have registered for a class, you can print your schedule.    Please make every effort to attend once you've registered as seats are limited.     However, If you need to drop, you can also do this through the Web Registration screen.     CTD classes will appear on your transcript as non-credit classes.

If you need special assistance to participate in this workshop due to a disability, please call CT&D at 7-2366 so that appropriate arrangements can be made.  College Training and Development complies with the Americans with Disabilities Act.