About Abel Gálvez
Abel Gálvez began teaching English in 1992 and now teaches teenagers at IES Torre del Palau. He has been very active with the implementation of ICT at his school, first with the basics and most recently with the Educat 2.0 project in all ESO levels and Bachillerato. He also creates interactive activities for the website Cinema Per a Estudiants (www.cinemaperaestudiants.cat), a collection of interactive activities to exploit original version films in class. At IES Torre del Palau he’s fully involved with the introduction of digital technologies in the curriculum and the use of smartphones in the English class, where he’s working with such tools as podcasts, videos, social networks, Augmented Reality (RA) projects and QR codes. He’s currently exploring the didactic use of Virtual Reality in English Language Teaching.