TWT: Techy Writing Tasks for PBLA

Live Webinar

This webinar was previously run on March 30, 2019 , 10 a.m. CDT

Presenter: Thura Aljubury, OCELT

IMPORTANT NOTE: Today’s Webinar is Cancelled and will be rescheduled.

Dear Colleagues,

For those of you who are implementing PBLA in your classes and looking for some techy tasks, this webinar will be of interest to you. We are happy to have Thura Aljubury, OCELT as a guest speaker. She will demonstrate examples of using some techy methods and strategies to either assign tasks or assess writing in PBLA. I

By the end of this webinar, you will have:

  • obtained information on using several virtual platforms for assessing writing
  • collected a list of platforms and apps to use in your classes for writing
  • been introduced to the presenter’s authentic rubrics and tasks
  • had an opportunity to consider how to adapt these to your own levels and programs


Thura holds a Master of Education from the University of Toronto (OISE). She is a professor at Sheridan College and an ESL/TESL instructor at the Peel District School Board and Toronto District School Board. With more than ten years of teaching experience in a variety of fields, mainly in ESL, she has constantly been developing teaching methods, strategies, and techniques incorporating technology in her classes.