Contemporary Computer-Assisted Language Learning

Contemporary Computer-Assisted Language Learning (CALL) is a comprehensive, one-volume work written by leading international figures in the field focusing on a wide range of theoretical and methodological issues. It explains key terms and concepts, synthesizes the research literature and explores the implications of new and emerging technologies.The book includes chapters on key aspects for CALL such as design, teacher education,...

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Michael Thomas Poetry 2

There are many thoughts in life for which language seems entirely inadequate. How do we speak in ways that match the depth of the dynamics in our hearts and souls? It is impossible. Yet, poets seem to be the most adept at approximating that ability and some poets do it better than others. Michael Thomas is a Philosopher, an Artist, a Historian, a Spiritual seeker, and a Poet not necessarily in that order. The result is a tapestry of words which...

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Task-Based Language Learning and Teaching with Technology

This edited collection considers the relationship between task-based language teaching (TBLT) and technology-enhanced learning. TBLT is concerned with a number of macro-tasks such as information gathering and problem-solving as well as evaluative tasks, all of which are increasingly available via online and Web-based technologies. Technology Enhanced Learning refers to a broad conception of technology use in the language classroom and...

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Deconstructing Digital Natives

There have been many attempts to define the generation of students who emerged with the Web and new digital technologies in the early 1990s. The term "digital native" refers to the generation born after 1980, which has grown up in a world where digital technologies and the internet are a normal part of everyday life. Young people belonging to this generation are therefore supposed to be "native" to the digital lifestyle, always connected to the...

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Crush it on the Kindle

Publish your eBook for Kindle and start making money NOW!Learn How To Publish Your Own eBookJoin the movement of independent authors that are publishing their first eBook on Amazon and earning money every month. Gone are the days of agents, and publishing companies taking your precious time and royalties. This book shows you how to get your first eBook published on Amazon with nothing but a Word document! Find Out How...

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Run Yourself Skinny

Quick & EasyGreat quick guide to get you out running. He provides a good starter plan and good advice. It got me running again.

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Interactive Whiteboards for Education

Interactive Whiteboards for Education: Theory, Research and Practice emphasizes the importance of professional development, credible educational research, and dialogue between teachers, administrators, policymakers and learners. This book intends to guide and inform the process of technology integration in education, introducing valuable case studies for educators interested in present and future IWB technology.

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