Lago, Baldomero
Title:
Senior Director International Center and Multicultural Studies
Office:
WB 147M
Phone:
801-863-7301
Fax:
801-863-9479
Mail Code:
167
Last Updated: 9/17/14 -

BALDOMERO LAGO
Associate Professor of Language Pedagogy
Hon. Consul of Spain
Profesor Doctor Titular de Universidad

EDUCATION
2004 - Doctor en Filosofía y Ciencias de la Educación.  UNED, Madrid, Spain "Summa Cum Laude"
1999 - Master of Arts in Spanish Pedagogy. Brigham Young University, Provo, Utah
1994 - Post-Graduate Certification in Teaching English as Second Language.  BYU, Provo, Utah
1990 - Bachelor of Arts in Spanish and ESL. Logan, Utah "Magna Cum Laude"
1989-  Associate of Arts and Sciences.  Ricks College, Rexburg, Idaho
1987-  Diploma in Advanced Philology.  University of Cambridge, UK 
            International University of Menedez Pelayo, Santander, Spain

LICENSES
Utah State Secondary Teaching Level III: Spanish and English as Second Language
DEEEP Multicultural Diversity Programs
REACH Bilingual and Multicural Education

TEACHING EXPERIENCE

Utah Valley University,
fall 2006-present
Student Teaching Supervision, fall 2006-present
Methodology of Teaching Foreign Languages, fall 2006-present
Teaching Grammar, fall 2010-present
Business Language 3200, fall 2007-2010
Business Language 4200, fall 2008
Culture and Civilization of Spain 3510, fall 2008
First and Second Year of Spanish, fall 2007-present
Director of Study Abroad Program in Spain, summer 2007

Brigham Young University
Student Teaching Supervision, fall 2001-winter 2006
Graduate Course Media & Technology, winter 2006
Spanish Teaching Methodology Courses, fall 2001-winter 2006
First and Second Year of Spanish, fall 2001-winter 20
Director of Study Abroad Teacher Development Program, Summers:  2002 & 2004

Bingham High School, Jordan School District, Utah
Spanish: First, Second, Honors, Advanced Placement and Concurrent Enrollment 1994-2001
ESL: First and Second

CONFERENCE PRESENTATIONS

“Modelos Educativos en los EEUU”. XXXII Asamblea y Congreso Internacional Spanish Professional in America. Cádiz, Spain, July 4, 2012.

”Teaching with the Brain”. V Congreso Mundial de Estilos de Aprendizaje y Estilos de Enseñanza. Keynote. Universidad de Cantabria. Santander, Spain, June 27-29, 2012.

“Understanding Learning Styles”. College of Languages. University of Shanghai, China. May 14, 2012

“Constrating and Comparing Educational Models USA & European Union”. College of Education. Universty of Shanghai, China. May 15, 2012 and May 18, 2012 in Chuxiong Normal University, Chuxiong, Yunnan Province. China, May 17, 2012.

“Learning how to Learn and Teaching how to Teach”. Chuxiong Normal University, Chuxiong, Yunnan Province. China, May 17, 2012.

“Red de Innovación: la videoconferencia como recurso en el apoyo tutorial y en el aprendizajeautónomo Utah Valley University – UNED”.  International Conference of Technology in Education.  Madrid, Spain, July 4-8, 2011.

“Diseño y Organización de materiales didácticos a través de la Red Temática”.  International Conference of Technology in Education.  Madrid,  Spain, July 4-8, 2011.

Universidad de Extremadura, Spain.  Academic Speaker.  School of Business, March 17st , 2011

“Learning & Teaching Styles” UVU Adjunct Faculty Keynote.  UVU, Orem, UT, April 22nd, 2011

“Integrating Technology in FL Education”  Universidade Alberta, Lisbon, Portugal, March 14st , 2011

“Spain: Social Values & Attitudes Towards Women”.  Women of the Mountains International Conference at Utah Valley University, Orem, Utah, March 8-9, 2011

“Estilos de Aprendizaje en la Adquisición de una Segunda Lengua”.  International Conference of Learning & Teaching Styles. Montecillo, Estado de México, México, October 27-30, 2010

“Las Redes Sociales Hoy: Definición, historia y características de las Redes Sociales”.  International Conference of Technology in Education.  Madrid,  Spain, July 3-5, 2010

“La Utilización de la Web 2.0 en la Formación del Profesorado”.  European Union – Erasmus Mundos Project (UNED, Madrid, Université Poittiers, France & Universidade Lisboa, Portugal). June 17, 2010

“Teorías de Metodología de la Didáctica de las Lenguas Extranjeras y su Aplicación con Herramientas Tecnológicas”.  European Union – Erasmus Mundos Project (UNED, Madrid, Université Poittiers, France & Universidade Lisboa, Portugal). June 15, 2010

“Teorías de Metodología de la Didáctica de las Lenguas Extranjeras y su Aplicación con Herramientas Tecnológicas”.  European Union – Erasmus Mundos Project.  Madrid, Spain, June 15, 2010

“Principios Básicos en Misiones Diplomáticas”.  Keynote Speaker.  Universidad de Extremadura, Cáceres, Spain. June 18, 2010

“Life Elavated”.  Keynote Speaker.  Extremadura Business School Conference.  Utah State Capitol Building, Salt Lake City, Utah , April 11-19, 2010

“Motivación en la Gestión del Talento”.  Keynote Speaker.  International Conference of Knowledge Management and Talent.  Canary Islands - Lanzarote, Spain December 1-5, 2009

“Developing Pedagogical Strategies in Foreign Language Education”.  Utah Valley University Faculty Colloquium, Orem, Utah. September 17, 2009

“The SpanTeach Summit” Keynote Speaker.  Utah Valley University.  Orem, Utah. August 4-5, 2009

“Learning Language and Dance: An Interdisciplinary Approach”.  The Royal Conservatory of Music and Dance, Madrid, Spain May 11, 2009

“Dissecting the Guernica: Art, History and Language”.  UFLA Conference, Weber State University, Utah, November 6, 2008

“The Semantic Web in Education”. Keynote Speaker.  International Conference on Technology and Education.  Universidad de las Américas, Santiago de Chile, Chile October 14-18, 2008

“Estilos de Aprendizaje y Actividades Polifásicas.  Modelo EAAP”.  World Conference on Learning Styles, University of Extremadura, Caceres, Spain July 9-11, 2008

“Web 3.0 – The Semantic Web”. Keynote Speaker.  International Conference on Instructional Technology.  Universidad Nacional de Educación a Distancia, Madrid, Spain July 3-5, 2008

“Google: Educational Tools”.  International Conference on Instructional Technology.   Universidad Nacional de Educación a Distancia, Madrid, Spain July 3-5, 2008

“Diseño curricular de recursos para el aprendizaje online de lenguas extranjeras a través de la red: linguasnet.com”.  International Conference on Instructional Technology, Madrid, Spain July 3-5, 2008

“Spain in the XXI Century. Rotary International Conference. Salt Lake City, Utah. June 2, 2008.

“KMEDUCA Knowledge Management with TIC” AACE Association for the Advancement of Computing in Education Conference.  Las Vegas, Nevada, March 3-7, 2008.

“Teaching Foreign Language Vocabulary Through a Variety of Learning Styles”.   SouthWest Colt Conference.  Salt Lake City, Utah. February 27-29, 2008.

“New Perspectives of Teaching Foreign Language:  An Interdisciplinary Approach” BYU - School of Education, February 14, 2008. 

“Using technology to link Spain and Utah for a Business Education Partnership” CIBER Conference, Ohio State University, Ohio, March 2007.

“The Spanish Royal Family”.  Teaching Applications, UFLA Conference, Utah, September 2006.

“The Galicia Utah Globe Project” CIBER Conference, Utah, April 2004.

“Oh my heck! I got a student teacher!!”  UFLA Conference, Utah, November 2004.

“Galicia Utah Globe Project an Interdisciplinary Approach” UFLA Conference, Utah, November 2004.

“Integración cultural y de compresión auditiva vía video conferencia a través de la red telemática”    Conferencia Internacional de Informática Educativa.  Madrid. July 2004.

“Planificación y desarrollo en estrategias de enseñanza/aprendizaje aplicados al aprendizaje de lenguas extranjeras” Conferencia Internacional de Estilos de Aprendizaje UNED-Madrid. June 2004.

“HispaNet: Centro de recursos tecnológicos para profesores de español”
ACTFL National Convention, Salt Lake City, Utah Nov 23rd, 2002. 

“HispaNet:  Un centro de recursos en línea para profesores y estudiantes de español” UNED, Congreso Internacional de Informática Educativa. Julio  Congreso Internacional de Informática Educativa, Madrid July, 2002.

"Language Learning and Technology Integration”  Congreso Internacional de Estilos de Aprendizjae Educativa, Madrid July 8th, 2002. 

“Los estilos de aprendizaje:  Inteligencias Múltiples” BYU Spanish Resource Center, April, 2002.

PUBLICATIONS

Lago, B. (2011).  Basic Principles in Assessing Educators.  In UVUNED Videoconference hosted at Utah Valley University and Broadcast to the National University in Madrid, Spain.  Retrieved April 12, 2010, from: http://uvuned.blogspot.com/2011/04/video-conference-12-april-2011.html

Lago, B. & Cacheiro, M. (2010).  Modelos de Diseño de Recursos Educativos Digitales.  In C. Domínguez, A. Medina & M. Cacheiro (Eds.), Investigación e Innovación de la Docencia Universitara en el Espacio Europeo de Educación Superior (pp. 219-231). UNED, Madrid, Spain:  Editorial Unversitaria Ramón Areces.

Lago, B. (2011).   “Spain: Social Values & Attitudes Towards Women”.  Women of the Mountains International Conference at Utah Valley University, March 8-9, 2011. Conference Proceedings.

Lago, B. (2010). Aplicaciones Tecnológicas. In Medina, A. & Cacheiro, ML.  (Eds.),  Tecnologías en Educación. Madrid: Universidad Nacional de Educación a Distancia, Spain.

The History of Foreign Language Methodologies. Routledge Press, UK. 2010. Authors:  Dr. Blair Bateman & Dr. Baldomero Lago

“Motivación en la Gestión del Talento”.  International Conference of Knowledge Management and Talent. Conference Proceedings.  Lanzarote, Spain December 1-5, 2009

* KMEDUCA.  Knowledge Management with TIC.  Conference Proceedings AACE Association for the Advancement of Computing in Education Conference.  Las Vegas, Nevada, March 3-7, 2008.  Authors: Dr. Domingo Gallego. UNED, Madrid, Spain; Dr. Catalina Alonso, UNED, Madrid, Spain; Dr. Mariluz Cacheiro, UNED, Madrid, Spain; Dr. Carlos Ongallo, Universidad de Extremadura, Spain.

DVD - The History of Foreign Language Methodologies. 2008 (Currently in negotiation with Houghton Mifflin Co). Co-author:  Dr. Blair Bateman, Brigham Young University, Provo, Utah. 
 

* IMMILABOUR: An European Tool To Improve Access And Permanence Of Immigrants In The Labour Market.  Leonardo Da Vinci European Project, 2007. 
http://www.linguasnet.com/  Director of Curriculum & Instruction. 

"Diseño e implementación de teorías de aprendizaje en el planteamiento escolar del español como lengua extranjera," Conference Proceedings, Conferencia Internacional de Estilos de Aprendiza - Universidad Educación a Distancia, Madrid 2004. 

"La integración de videoconferencia y telefonía como recurso didáctico en la enseñanza del ELE a través de la red telemática," Conference Proceedings, Conferencia Internacional de Informática Educativa- Universidad Educación a Distancia, Madrid 2004.

SERVICE

University Committees

Strategic Directions Advisory Council, Jan 2008- Jan 2010
American Chinese Bridge Delegation, Beijing, May 2011
Strategic Chinese Initiative, Sep 2010-present
Department Chairs University Policy

College & Department Committees

Utah Valley University, Department of Languages Chair, 2010-present
Utah Foreign Language Education Annual Conference Chair, 2010 & 2011
Chinese Initiative Strategic Committee, 2010-present
Retention and Tenure Policy Committee, Fall 2006-present
Foreign Language Department Hiring Committee, Fall 2006-present
Foreign Language Department Concurrent Enrollment Supervisor, Fall 2006-present
Secondary Education Department University Supervisor Committee, Fall 2006-present
Teacher Education Accreditation Council Committee, Fall 2006
Foreign Language Department Technology Specialist and Web Development, Fall 2006-present

Academic Memberships
The Utah Foreign Language Association. Utah Valley University Representative
CIBER – Center for International Business and Educational Research
SITE – Society for Information of Technology and Teacher Education
EBS –Extremadura School of Business
INFOEDU – Informática Educativa – UNED, Madrid
Learning Style Review – London, United Kingdom

International Academic Assignments

Board of Trustees

Extremadura Business School.  University of Extremadura.  Cáceres, Spain 2008-present

Scientific Committees

International Conference on Knowledge Management, Badajoz, Spain July 2011
International Conference on Instructional Technology, July, Madrid 2011
World Conference on Learning Styles, Mexico October 2010
International Conference of Knowledge Management and Talent, Lanzarote, Spain, December 2009
International Conference of Teacher Education, Santiago de Chile, Chile October 2008
World Conference on Learning Styles, Cáceres, Spain, July 2008
International Conference on Instructional Technology, July, Madrid 2008
International Conference on Instructional Technology, July, Madrid 2006

External Reviewer

Accreditation Team Reviewer at Dixie State College, April 2011
Advisor for the European Union Euromime Project. 2008-present
Reviewer for the European Union Alpha III Project 2008-2010

Editorial Board

The Learning Styles Review Journal, London, UK.
Revista de Socioeconomía, Estadista e Informática.  México.

Interdisciplinary Projects

EBS Extremadura School of Business  “The Challenge”.  Delegation of 64 Spanish Dignitaries one week visit to Rome & Tuscany, Italy. Conference Co-Chair 2011.

UVUNED – Videoconference Project.  UVU School of Education and The College of Education of the National University of Spain.  Project Director. 2011.

Department of Languages & Department of Education and the Ministry of Education, Madrid, Spain.  (MOU Signed, 2011)

Royal Professional Conservatory of Flamenco, Córdoba, Spain 2011.  Delegation of Faculty and Dancers (28) One week visit to Utah Valley University and the State of Utah.  Conference Chair.

Department of Languages & Department of Dance and the Royal Conservatory of Dance, Madrid, Spain. (Formal Agreement 2009 & 2011).

EBS Extremadura School of Business  “The Challenge”.  Delegation of 73 Spanish Dignitaries one week visit to the State of Utah.  Conference Chair 2010.

Department of Languages & Woodbury School of Business and the University of Extremadura, Spain.  (MOU Signed, 2008)

Grants

2011 – UVU, HSCC Faculty Support $2500.00
2011 – UVU – GEL Grants for Engaged Learning – UVU Dance Co. $8000.00
2010 – UVU,  HSCC Summer Research $2.000.00
2010 – European Union.  Euromime €10.000.00
2008 – Spanish Ministry of Education.  Proyecto Profetico:/EA, Madrid, Spain  €13.225.00
2008 – UVU - CLE Community of Engaged Learners.  $10.000.00


PROFESSIONAL ACHIEVEMENT

Government of Spain, Ministry of Education. 2011
    “Outstanding National Award in Teaching Innovation”, Nominee.
The Silver Oak Tree Award.  Extremadura Business School, Spain, 2010
The Utah Consular Corps Outstanding Service Award, 2005.
Who’s Who Among America’s Teachers, 1998, 2000, 2002 and 2004.
Pepsi-Cola Outstanding Educator, Jordan School District,  Bingham High School, October 2000.
Coca-Cola Outstanding Educator, State of Utah, Jordan School District, February 1997.
Bingham High Most Inspirational Teacher Award 1995, 1996, 1997, 1998, 1999, 2000 and 2001.
Deseret News Feature Educator, September 1997.
The Gabriela Mistral Award. National Recognition for Outstanding Leadership, 1993.
Brigham Young University. Graduate School Scholarship & Assistantship, 1990–1993.
University of Utah.  Graduate School Scholarship & Assistantship, 1989 – 1990.
Member of Phi Kappa Phi, Honor Society, 1993.
Member of Sigma Delta Pi, Spanish Honor Society, 1990 – 1994.
Member of Golden Key Honor Society, 1991.
Utah State University, Honor Roll Six Quarters, 1989 – 1990.
Utah State University Academic & Leadership Scholarships – full ride, 1989.
Ricks College, Exemplary Student Leadership Award, 1989.
Who is Who Among Students in American Colleges, 1989.

COMMUNITY
Honorary Consul of Spain, State of Utah, (1999 – present)
   
Government of Spain:  Administrative Duties
President of the Utah Diplomatic Corps (2002 – 2005)
   
Official Diplomatic Representative for the State of Utah
Vice President of the Utah Diplomatic Corps (2001 – 2002)
   
Consular Administrative Duties
Winter Olympics 2002 – Spanish Olympic Committee – Attaché
   
Spanish Olympic Representative for Salt Lake Organizing Committee
    Responsible for Athletes and Spanish Officials during the “Salt Lake 2002 -Winter Olympics”
State of Utah – Governor’s Hispanic Affairs Council Member, (1999 – 2001)
   
Executive Vice President
Casa de España de Utah. Founder and President, (1996 – present)
   
A non-profit organization with the purpose of promoting the culture of Spain
BYU – Sigma Delta Pi – Honor Society, President, 1992 – 1993
   
National outstanding chapter of the year
Student Government – Ricks College, Executive Vice President, 1988 – 1989
   
Student enrollment of 8000 students (largest private JR. College in the U.S.) 

WORK EXPERIENCE

Founder and Owner of Hispania Tours
International Educational Company 1995 – 1999
Duties include: Organizing, Budgeting, Advertising and Directing a six week educational summer program in Spain.

IBM Consortium Developer
Brigham Young University – Humanities Research Center, Provo, Utah 1992
Division of Foreign Language Education

Utah State Government – Microform Coordinator
Microform Department, Logan, Utah 1989 – 1990

Fairway Office Manager
Fairway SA, International, Spain 1985 – 1987
Handle all international telemarketing
Established Computer Systems
Maintained main database including finance and accounting records
Corporation for Severiano Ballesteros, International Professional Golfer