Innovation In Language Learning And Teaching

Author: P. Darasawang
Editor: Springer
ISBN: 1137449756
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This book investigates the ways in which new developments in areas of language teaching practice, such policymaking, planning, methodology and the use of educational technology spread globally and are adopted, rejected or adapted locally.

Innovation In Language Teaching And Learning

Author: Hayo Reinders
Editor: Palgrave Macmillan
ISBN: 9783030125660
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This book examines a wide range of innovations in language learning and teaching in Japan. Each of the chapters describes the impetus for a change or new development in a particular context, from early childhood to adult learning, details its implementation and provides an evaluation of its success. In doing so, they provide a comprehensive overview of best practice in innovating language education from teaching practice in formal classroom settings, to self-directed learning beyond the classroom, and offer recommendations to enhance language education in Japan and beyond. The book will be of interest to scholars of applied linguistics and language development, and in particular to those involved in managing change in language education that attempts to mediate between global trends and local needs.

Positioning English For Specific Purposes In An English Language Teaching Context

Author: Nadežda Stojković
Editor: Vernon Press
ISBN: 1622734149
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With the unrelenting spread of globalization, the English language has been firmly established as the Lingua Franca. Now more than ever, the importance of learning English is paramount within nearly all professional and educational sectors. English for Specific Purposes (ESP) has long been accepted as an effective method for teaching English as a foreign language. In recent years, it has experienced an increasing presence in secondary and tertiary education across the globe. This is predominantly due to its learner-centered approach that focuses on developing linguistic competence in the student’s specific discipline, may that be academics, business or tourism, for example. Positioning English for Specific Purposes in an English Language Teaching Context attempts to present and define the relevance and scope of ESP within English Language teaching. From mobile phones as educational tools to the language needs of medical students, the contributors to this volume examine and propose different epistemological and methodological aspects of ESP teaching. Its unique approach to ESP marks this volume out as an important and necessary contribution to existing ESP literature, and one that will be of use to both researchers and practitioners of ESP.

Computer Assisted Foreign Language Teaching And Learning Technological Advances

Author: Zou, Bin
Editor: IGI Global
ISBN: 1466628227
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Educational technologies continue to advance the ways in which we teach and learn. As these technologies continue to improve our communication with one another, computer-assisted foreign language learning has provided a more efficient way of communication between different languages. Computer-Assisted Foreign Language Teaching and Learning: Technological Advances highlights new research and an original framework that brings together foreign language teaching, experiments and testing practices that utilize the most recent and widely used e-learning resources. This comprehensive collection of research will offer linguistic scholars, language teachers, students, and policymakers a better understanding of the importance and influence of e-learning in second language acquisition.

Duthel Thailand Guide Ii

Author: Heinz Duthel
Editor: BoD – Books on Demand
ISBN: 3734779790
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Duthel Thailand Guide II. Education in Thailand - 16th. Edition 2015 Chet Ton Dynasty Chevalier de Beauregard Chi Tu Chiang Hung Kingdom of Chiangmai Crown Prince of Thailand Dien Del Pierre d'Espagnac Dusit Palace Dvaravati Early history of Thailand Claude de Forbin Free Thai Movement Front Palace crisis Grand Palace René Guyon Hariphunchai Haw wars History of Lopburi History of Thailand since 1973 Initial states of Thailand Japanese occupation of Thailand Javaka History of the Jews in Thailand Kap Mahachat Khao-I-Dang Khmer People's National Liberation Front Khmer Serei Khun Chang Khun Phaen Kingdom of Luang Phrabang Kingdom of Vientiane Louis Laneau Lanna Lavo Kingdom Anna Leonowens Francis Light List of monarchs of Laos List of the Kings of Lanna Ming Shilu Moulinaka Muang Phuan Nakhon Si Thammarat Kingdom Naksat city 8 Duthel Thailand Guide II Ngoenyang Nine Armies War Nong Chan Refugee Camp Nong Samet Refugee Camp Paknam incident Pan Pan Pattani Kingdom Peopling of Thailand Constantine Phaulkon Phaya Tani History of Phitsanulok Province Maria Guyomar de Pinha Peter L. Pond Prehistoric Thailand Raktamaritika Rattanakosin Kingdom Red Gaurs Royal Standard of Thailand Sa Kaeo Refugee Camp Savakanmaindan Sdok Kok Thom Siamese embassy to France (1686) Singhanavati Site Two Refugee Camp South Thailand insurgency Spirit Cave, Thailand Sri Thammasokaraj Srivijaya Sukhothai Kingdom Thao Thep Kasattri and Thao Sri Sunthon Syburi Tai–Kadai-speaking peoples Tak Bai Incident Tambralinga Thai Prophecy Verse Jim Thompson (designer) Thonburi Kingdom Treaty of Amity and Commerce (Siam–UK) United Nations Border Relief Operation Vichaichan Vietnamese border raids in Thailand Wisutkasat

The Intersection Of Library Learning And Second Language Learning

Author: Karen Bordonaro
Editor: Rowman & Littlefield
ISBN: 1442227044
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The Intersection of Library Learning and Second-Language Learning: Theory and Practice is an examination of how the intersections of language learning and library learning are experienced by language learners in a university setting and beyond. It presents everyday scenarios and practical experiences that can contribute to the professional practices employed by working librarians and language instructors in their dealings with international students.

Preparing Foreign Language Teachers For Next Generation Education

Author: Lin, Chin-Hsi
Editor: IGI Global
ISBN: 1522504842
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The growth of Information and Communication Technology (ICT) has changed the dynamics of education, as self-directed learning, especially on mobile devices, is as accessible as ever. Despite the near infinite amount of information available for students outside of school, the classroom remains the most critical aspect of student’s growth. Teachers now play crucial roles in engaging ICT’s full potential to create an environment of meaningful learning to develop students’ critical thinking skills. Preparing Foreign Language Teachers for Next-Generation Education concerns itself with the integration and study of new technologies in foreign-language education. Featuring theoretical and empirical chapters related to the confluence of teacher-education, teacher cognition, and innovative technologies, it provides engaging insight into foreign-language teachers’ perceptions and the influence of those perceptions. This publication is quintessential to foreign-language teachers, administrators, policy makers, students of education, programmers, and developers.

Learning Culture And Language Through Icts Methods For Enhanced Instruction

Author: Chang, Maiga
Editor: IGI Global
ISBN: 1605661678
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"This book offers readers an authoritative reference to the current progress of Chinese language and cultural e-learning"--Provided by publisher.