Consultancies Overseas

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Country Date Name and brief description of the project
Medellin, Colombia Oct 2015, ½ day (x2) ICEM conference, 2 workshops: WHAT and HOW to teach with video
 St Peteresburg, Russia  Sep 2015, ½ day  Conference presentation on Video-Print Hybrid Materials for In-service Teacher Training IN Vietnam and China
 Barcelona, Spain  Jun 2015, ½ day  At EDEN Conference, demonstration on Self-Assessed Segmented Video-Print Hybrids
 Hong Kong  May 2015, ½ day  Conference presentation on MOOCs severely underutilise the potential of Video.
South Korea May 2015, 4 days Consultancy to staff of Society for Teaching English through Media, (re joint ICEM conference next year) and conference presentation on Pedagogic Design of TV for English Language Learning.
Barcelona, Spain Apr 2015, 3 days Consultancy to staff of Universitat Oberta de Catalunya, regarding what to teach and how to teach with video and multimedia
Jacksonville, USA Nov 2014, ½ day Workshop on Pedagogic Video Design Principles
Eger, Hungary Oct 2014, ½ day Workshop on Designing effective video learning materials
Zagreb, Croatia Jun 2014, 1 day Workshop on What and how to teach with video
Belgium Dec 2013, ½ day Master Class on Pedagogic Video Design Principles
Eskisehir, Turkey May 2013, 5 days Working with staff in Anadolu University, Turkey. Improvement  of some of the 56 TV programme series in English Language Learning.
Tallinn, Estonia Jan 2013, 1½ day Workshop on FINDING AND DESIGNING VIDEO LEARNING MATERIALS to 20 Lower Secondary Teachers
Brussels, Belgium Nov 2012, 1 day Media and Learning Conference paper & follow-up: Audiovision training for Nigerian Nomadic Teachers
Cyprus Sep 2012, ½ day (x2) Pre- conference Workshop: Pedagogic multimedia Design principles. +  paper on audio/print training for Nigerian teachers
Nairobi, Kenya Aug, 2012, 2 days Consultation for Massai TTI video production staff
Nairobi, Kenya Aug, 2012, 2 weeks Workshop: Audio, Audiovision and TV design for TVET teachers
Porto, Portugal Jun, 2012, ½ day Workshop: Designing video for education at EDEN conference
Singapore May, 2012, ½ day + 1 day Workshop: Pedagogic multimedia Design principles. + organise next year’s ICEM conference
Eskisehir, Turkey Jan, 2012, 3 weeks Cambridge University Press contract: oversee start of second series of 14 English Language Learning TV (of 56) for Turkish students
Yola, Nigeria Dec 2011, 1 week Completion of COL contract (final orientation prior to Feb-March implementation): Scriptwriting for Interactive Radio and Tutored AV Instruction project for Nomadic Primary Teacher in-service training
Brussels, Belgium Nov 2011, 1 day Conference paper & follow-up: Designing video for education
Aveiro, Portugal Sep 2011, ½ day Pre- conference Workshop: Design & production of video of student-centred classroom teaching, for teacher training
 Eskisehir, Turkey  Sep 2011, ½ day  Cambridge University Press contract: production of first 2 English Language Learning TV (of 56) for Turkish students
 Yola, Nigeria  Jul 2011, 2 weeks  COL contract: Script development for the Interactive Radio and Tutored AV Instruction (IRI/TAVI) project for Nomadic Primary Teacher in-service training
 Yola, Nigeria  Jun 2011, 1 week  COL contract: Workshop on Constructivist Pedagogy to input into the Interactive Radio and Tutored AV Instruction (IRI/TAVI) project for Nomadic Primary Teacher in-service training
 Yola, Nigeria  May 2011, 1 week  COL contract: Prepare work-plan for Interactive Radio Instruction project, Nomadic Primary Teacher in-service training
 Tartu, Estonia  Apr 2011, 1 day  Workshop: what and how to teach with video. Plus presentation on pedagogic potential of video, webcast  at http://uttv.ee/naita?id=4971  between 29 min 00 sec and 82 min 23 sec
Eskisehir, Turkey Mar 2011, 3 day workshop, then 40 work-weeks Cambridge University Press contract: Workshop: what and how to teach with video. Plus prepare for 2-year 40% project to supervise 56 TV programme series in English Language Learning
Athens, Greece Feb 2011, 5 days Keynote: How to teach with video
Eskisehir, Turkey Mar 2011, 3 day workshop, initiating 32 work-week contract over next 20 months Cambridge University Press contract: Workshop: what and how to teach with video. Plus prepare for 2-year half-time project to supervise 56 TV programme series in English Language Learning
Tartu, Estonia Apr 2011, 1 day Workshop: what and how to teach with video. Plus conference presentation on pedagogic potential of video. A webcast of my session can be seen at http://uttv.ee/naita?id=4971. My session is between 29 min 00 sec and 82 min 23 sec
Yola, Nigeria May 2011, 1 week, initiating 10-working-week contact over 8 months COL contract: Prepare work-plan for Interactive Radio Instruction project, Nomadic Primary Teacher in-service training
Yola, Nigeria May 2011, 1 week COL contract: Workshop on Constructivist Pedagogy to input into the Interactive Radio and Tutored AV Instruction (IRI/TAVI) project for Nomadic Primary Teacher in-service training
Yola, Nigeria May 2011, 2 weeks COL contract: Script development for the Interactive Radio and Tutored AV Instruction (IRI/TAVI) project for Nomadic Primary Teacher in-service training
Yola, Nigeria Jul 2011, 2 weeks COL contract: Script development for the Interactive Radio and Tutored AV Instruction (IRI/TAVI) project for Nomadic Primary Teacher in-service training
Eskisehir, Turkey Aug 2011, 2 weeks Cambridge University Press contract: production of first 2 TV (of 56)
Aveiro, Portugal Sep 2011, ½ day Pre- conference Workshop: Design & production of video recordings of student-centred classroom teaching, for teacher training
Brussels, Belgium Nov 2011, 1 day Conference paper & follow-up: Designing video for education.
Yola, Nigeria Dec 2011, 1 week Completion of COL contract (final orientation prior to Feb-March implementation): Scriptwriting for Interactive Radio and Tutored AV Instruction project for Nomadic Primary Teacher in-service training.
Eskisehir, Turkey Jan 2012, 3 weeks Cambridge University Press contract: oversee start of second series of 14 TV productions (56)
Singapore May, 2012, ½ day Workshop: Pedagogic multimedia Design principles. + organise next year’s ICEM conference
Porto, Portugal Jun, 2012, ½ day Workshop: Designing video for education at EDEN conference
Nairobi, Kenya Aug, 2012, 2 weeks Workshop: Audio, Audiovision and TV design for TVET teachers
Nairobi, Kenya Aug, 2012, 2 days Consultation for Massai TTI video production staff
Cyprus Sep 2012,(x2) ½ day Pre- conference Workshop: Pedagogic multimedia Design principles. Conference paper on audio/print training for Nigerian teachers.
Brussels, Belgium Nov 2012, 1 day Media and Learning Conference paper & follow-up: Audiovision training for Nigerian Nomadic Teachers.
Reading, UK Mar 2009, 1 day Workshop “What to teach and how to teach on video”
Maastricht, Holland Jun 2009, ½ day Paper: Pedagogic video design principles – instructivist exposition with constructivist learning opportunities
Gdansk, Poland Jun 2009, ½ day Paper presentation: online adaptation of Vietnamese teacher training video-print packages
Istanbul, Turkey May 2009, 2 days Organising this year’s conference in Abu Dhabi and next year’s in Eskisehir, Turkey. (in collaboration with ICEM committee)
Abu Dhabi UAE Oct 2009, 2 days Workshop “What to teach and how to teach on video”
London, UK Apr 2010, 1 day Workshop “Choosing topics and designing video to teach them”
Penang, Malaysia May 2010, 1 day ½ day Workshop: Video & print teacher training Tutorial: Video design and teaching functions
Toronto, Canada June 2010, ½ day Tutorial: Pedagogic video screenwriting
Eskisehir, Turkey Oct 2010, ½ day Workshop: Designing Audio-Image synergy into Multimedia
Tehran, Iran Oct 2010, 5 days Workshop and Jury: Educational Film Festival
Brussels, Belgium Nov 2010, ½ day Workshop: Designing video for education
Vietnam Apr 2005, 5 days Submitted a proposal for online adaptation of the in-service teacher training course produced between May 02 and Aug 03
India May 2005, 6 working days Workshop, Instructional Design of multimedia materials and dialogic presentations using EDUSAT, at Yashwantrao Chavan Maharashtra Open University
Cyprus Sep 2005, ½ day Discussions in Cyprus preparing for my training staff and developing media materials in 2006 for the new Open University of Cyprus
New Zealand Nov 2005, ½ day Seminar on Pedagogic Video Design to educational media staff at Auckland University
Turkey Sep 2006, 1 day Workshop, Achieving the pedagogic potential of video, to delegates at ODL symposium, Anadolu OU, Eskisehir
Philippines (but working from UK home) Mar 2007, 10 working days Produced a 12-hour module on Development of Multimedia Materials for the PAN-DLT (Asia) project, “Instructional Design Training for ICT-Based Distance Learning in Asia”, project managed by Philippines OU.
Las Vegas, USA March 2008, ½ day Paper presented at SITE conference, Las Vegas, USA, on “Online adaptation of a distance learning course for Vietnamese Primary School teachers
Poitiers, France Sept 2008, ½ day Workshop “27 teaching functions that video can achieve better than other media” to ERASMUS MA ed tech students.
Barcelona, Spain Oct 2008, ½ day Paper presentation and cracker-barrel hosting: trivial macro-level theories on multimedia do not help practitioners
South Africa Aug 2000, 1 day Conference paper on Audiovision, then seminar on screenwriting for educational video
South Africa Mar 2001, 2 weeks Workshops at Technikon SA: ed audiovision and video
India Feb 2002, 2 days Workshop on Screenwriting for educational TV
Vietnam May 2002 to Aug 2003, 7 separate visits to Vietnam (156 days), plus 14 days UK work, total 170 working days European Union Asia and Latin America Programme (through Helsinki Consultancy Group), Support to Ministry of Education and Training: Primary Teacher Training Consultancy, production and on-the-job training of technical and academic staff. Produced twelve classroom observation videos plus printed Study Guides, for in-service training of Primary School teachers, plus two demonstration videos on constructing and using low-cost learning and teaching aids. Also, one documentary video that introduced the whole course, with encouraging words from the Dean and the Deputy Minister. Total video duration, 4 ½ hours. The video packages have been highly acclaimed and the project is thinking about re-versioning for online presentation..
Hong Kong Feb 2004, 1 week Workshop on educational video design to staff of Multimedia and Internet Technology Department at Hong Kong Institute of Vocational Education
Hong Kong Feb 2004, ½ day Paper ICDE conf: Content Analysis of Computer Conferencing
China Mar/Apr 2004, 32 working days EU-China Gansu Basic Education Project, ALA/CHN/98/4. Contractor, Cambridge Education. A combination of consultancy, production and on-the-job training of technical TV staff and academic staff. Production of classroom observation videos for training of Primary School teachers, plus documentary videos on School Management.
Vietnam Sep 2004, 15 working days Primary Teachers Development Project, World Bank funding. Resulting from the 5-day workshop held in Ho Chi Minh City: Each of the 9 Writing Teams developed a video proposal and screenplay (design plan) for a topic that would benefit from video; they were also made aware of the design principles for achieving pedagogically effective self-standing video. Developed during the workshop and subsequently: practical guides for recording and editing video.
Bangladesh Apr 1995, 2 weeks Workshop to staff of OU: Screenwriting and management for educational TV
Taiwan Nov 1995, 1 day Conference paper, then workshop on screenwriting for educational TV
Hong Kong Nov 1995, 1 day Two ½-day workshops to staff of Vocational Training College: audiovision
Malaysia Nov 1995, 2 days Workshop to staff of MARA vocational college: audiovision
Oman Muscat Apr 1997, 2 weeks Educational TV screenwriting Workshop
USA, Pennsylvania Jun 1997, ½ day Two papers on adding value with video at ICDE conference
Hong Kong Nov 1998, 2 days Workshop on Media selection and production at AAOU conf
USA, Washington Dec 1998, 1 week Consultancy for IMF, video design in the conversion to distance mode of a residential macroeconomics course
China Oct 1999, ½ day Double paper presentation on Value-Added Uses of Video, in AAOU conference
India Oct 1990, 2 days Seminar on TV screenwriting at TTTI Bhopal
China, Shanghai Nov 1990, 1 day Presented Paper on TV production, at Film Conference
China, Hangzhou Nov 1990, 2 days 2-day seminar on interactive video, staff of CRTVU
Turkey May 1992, 3 days Seminars on TV production to staff of Bosphorus University and Anadolu University
Hong Kong Nov 1992, 2 days Consultation: design of training videos for distance education tutors
Morocco Feb 1994, 1 week USAID project for Ministry of Health: screenwriting for educational video
Australia May 1994, 3 days Seminars to 3 Universities: Screenwriting, media comparison, audiovision
New Zealand May 1994, ½ day Presented paper on audiovision and 90 min workshop on media selection at DEANZ conference, Wellington
Taiwan May 1994, 1 day Seminar on media selection
Mauritius Oct 1994, 2 weeks Workshop on screenwriting for TV and Audiovision to staff of Mauritius College of the Air
Mauritius/Germany Dec 1994, 4 days For Sender Freies Berlin to evaluate their MCA course. Evaluated participants’ four TV programmes produced during Nov 94
USA, Chicago Feb 1979, 1 day Seminar on Educational TV at Chicago University, USA
Canada, Vancouver Jun 1979 Co-presentation on text/TV integration at A.M.A. Conference, Vancouver
Canada Apr 1984, 3 weeks Consultant Producer to Knowledge Network Vancouver,
Australia, Adelaide Aug 1984, 1 day Three presentations on video and audio for mathematics education, at ICME conference
Singapore Aug 1984, 1 day Seminars on screenwriting to staff of Singapore TV
Hong Kong Aug 1984, 1 day Seminar on Screenwriting to staff of RTHK
China, Beijing Sep 1984, 4 days Seminar on educational TV, staff of CRTVU
China, Chengdu May 1986, 4 weeks Course on ed TV production, staff of CRTVU
India May 1987, 4 weeks Course on TV production to staff of IGNOU
India May 1988, 5 weeks Two courses on Script development at IGNOU
Singapore June 1988, ½ day Seminar on TV screenwriting to staff of NPB
China, Shijiazhuang Sep 1988, 4 weeks 4-week course on ed, staff of CRTVU