Online videos can be an ideal supplement to both traditional classroom teaching and online tutoring in order to create a blended learning environment with many benefits to teachers and learners. This presentation will show the practical usage of online videos and its integration in English Language Training as well as a reflection of its strengths and limitations.
LinguaTV provides online video lectures and interactive elearning content for teaching languages and training of cross-cultural communication. LinguaTV received the COMENIUS EduMedia Seal, was “highly commended” by the European MEDEA Awards 2009, received the World Summit Award 2009 for the world´s best eContent in the category “elearning and education” and was the winner of the German IPTV Award in 2008. More information at http://www.linguatv.com.
Philip Gienandt is co-founder and CEO of Berlin-based LinguaTV GmbH. Philip has extensive work experience in eLearning and Online Entertainment and has worked in several managerial positions in International Business and Intercultural Affairs in Germany, USA, Japan and France. He holds a diploma in International Management Science from University of Mannheim/Germany and received his MBA from City University of New York/USA.