Ms. Silbenberg Claudia
Fields of Research

Short Bio

Claudia Silbenberg is an English lecturer at The Academic College of Tel Aviv Yaffo and coordinates the Advanced 2 level courses in the Schools of Behavioral Sciences and Economics and Management. She has been teaching English in the Reading Comprehension Courses at the Academic College of Tel Aviv Yaffo since its creation in 1994 and in the Division of Languages at Tel Aviv University since 1985.

She received her M.A. in T.E.S.O.L (Teaching English as a Second Language) from Tel Aviv University where she has specialized in teaching English (using Signed Language) to individual Deaf and Hard of Hearing students who can't join regular classrooms.

Her work has been presented in international and national conferences on the use of technology in Education.

In 2012 she was invited to be a member of the International committee that organized INTED 2012 (International Technology, Education and Development conference)in Valencia, Spain.

Selected Publications

  1. Silbenberg , Claudia (2018) "What do students think of Kahoot!?" INTED 2018 conference (annual International Technology, Education and Development conference), published in IATED digital library.

  2. Silbenberg , Claudia (2016) "Making English accessible to deaf and hard of hearing students" ICERI 2016 (annual International conference of Education, Research and Innovation),  published in IATED digital library

  3. Silbenberg , Claudia (2012) "Do students prefer to learn English with a textbook or with a computer?" ICERI 2012 (annual International conference of Education, Research and Innovation), published in two ISBN (International Standard Book Number) publications.

  4. Silbenberg , Claudia (2012). "Is there a place for textbooks in the digital age". Poster presented at "MEITAL Conference"- Weitzman Institute,  published in the book: "The national MEITAL Conference: The open information world, online teaching in higher education"

  5. Silbenberg, Claudia (2012). "Academic Procrastination and Cyberslacking" INTED 2012 conference (International Technology, Education and Development conference), published in two ISBN (International Standard Book Number) publications

  6. Silbenberg , Claudia (2011). "Facing new challenges in teaching the Net generation". EDULEARN 11 (International Conference on Education and New Learning Technologies) , published in two ISBN (International Standard Book Number) publications.