Amany H. Alkhayat


Amany is an ESL Instructor, blogger, Educational Technology specialist, and accreditation expert. She has been teaching in Higher Education for 15 years. She also taught many courses such as Linguistics, Computer Assisted Language Learning, Computational Linguistics, Natural Language Processing, Second Language Acquisition, and Corpus Linguistics . She's been training teachers to incorporate technology in the classroom for ten years. She published a number of research papers and gave presentations in TESOL International, INTED and EDULEARN.

  • Conference Proposals Reviewing

  • TESOL international since 2010- 2016 (Reviewing Proposals for ESP and IEP interest-sections)

  • SITE (Society for Information technology and Teacher Education) (Reviewing submitted Papers to the conference)

  • A member of SITE program Committee

  • Advisory Board member of the Global Education Conference


Conferences and research Activities

  • KSAALT Annual Conference, KSA 2014

Using Corpora in the EFL Classroom

  • English Language Forum, Prince Sultan University, KSA 2014

Flipped Classroom: Research and Challenges

  • ELT Forum, Prince Sultan University, KSA, 2013

              Infographics as an Effective Learning Tool  

  • TESOL Arabia 2012 "Creativity in the Classroom with Alice"

  • 45th Annual TESOL Convention, March 17–19, 2011, New Orleans, Louisiana, USA

Practice oriented                                1-Using scratch software to promote learner autonomy

Electronic Village Fair Workshop 2- Text to voice applications to promote speaking skills

  • International Conference on "Teaching and Learning as Tools of Progress in Higher Education". Prince Sultan University, Saudi Arabia 2010

  • Integrating Critical Thinking in the EFL Classroom

  • The ED-MEDIA 2010- World Conference on Educational Multimedia, Hypermedia and Telecommunications held in Toronto, Canada, June 28- July 2, 2010Using Storytelling Alice to Teach Egyptian Students Speech Acts (Paper)

  • Effective web tools for visual, auditory, and kinesthetic learners, Global Education, 19th November  2010 (Web conferencing)

  • The International Technology, Education and Development (INTED)Conference held in Valencia, Spain, 8th-10th of March 2010

  • 1- Using Web 2.0 Tools in the Classroom (Virtual paper)

2- Using Storytelling Alice to Motivate English Language Learners (Virtual paper)

  • The First International Workshop on Applied Linguistics, Translation and Computational Linguistics, Prince Sultan University, Riyadh, KSA, 2009

             Paper: Translating Metaphors in Business Discourse: A Cognitive Approach

  • TESOL Arabia International Conference, Dubai, UAE March 2009

             Presentation: Using Language Corpora in the EFL Classroom

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  • Reviews