Participation in the 1st Fulbright Online Alumni Salon
The online salon was held via Zoom and was dedicated to "2020 in Remote".
Associate Professors of the Department of the English Language Igor Krasnov (JFDP, Fulbright programs) and Nadezhda Shablikova (JFDP program) took part in the salon.
Participants from different cities discussed current year’s changes in their work, noted the pros and cons of remote work, and shared online teaching methods and findings. Igor Krasnov spoke about the language camp, about the possibilities of maintaining and developing international contacts, bearing in mind only the remote mode of communication. Nadezhda Shablikova shared her experience of online interaction with students.
The alumni virtual round tableshowed that the conditions for distance learning are different at the universities, for instance, some universities have more recently begun to use MOODLE and BlackBoard platforms. As for PetrSU,that is a daily reality.
"Similar meetings will be held in the future",
- promised Ksenia Shomnikova, Alumni Coordinator at the Institute of International Education.