ERIC Number: ED542607
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 2011-Mar
Reference Count: N/A
The EUROCALL Review, Number 18
Gimeno, Ana, Ed.
European Association for Computer-Assisted Language Learning (EUROCALL)
"The EUROCALL Review" is published online biannually by the European Association for Computer-Assisted Language Learning (EUROCALL). This issue offers regular sections on: (1) up-to-date information on Special Interest Groups; (2) reports on on-going CALL or CALL-related R&D projects in which EUROCALL members participate; (3) reports and reviews of examples of good practice in language learning website development; and (4) reviews of new books, CALL software, etc. This issue contains the following articles: (1) Languages Open Resources Online (LORO)--Fostering a culture of collaboration and sharing (Anna Comas-Quinn, Tita Beaven, Christine Pleines, Helene Pulker and Bea de los Arcos); (2) Doorway to Research: Issues in the Development of an Interactive Website for International Graduate Students (Karen Woodman and Susan Gasson); (3) e-PBL: your tablet for effective Medical Spanish learning (Ana Nino); (4) Effectiveness of CALL in Teaching Modern Greek as a Second or Foreign Language in Higher Education (Georgia Kafka); (5) Localisation Education Activity Programme (LEAP) (Dimitra Anastasiou, Naoto Nishio and Enda Quigley); (6) Enhancing ESL students' vocabulary acquisition through a meaningful filmmaking project (Jia Li and Brenda McComb); (7) Managing the monolingual mindset. SWANS: an authoring system for raising awareness of L2 lexical stress patterns and for inhibiting mother-tongue interference (Anthony J. Stenton); (8) Book review: Task-Based Language Learning and Teaching with Technology. Eds. M. Thomas and H. Reinders (Antonio Martinez Saez); (9) Book review: Information Technology in Languages for Specific Purposes. Eds. Elisabet Arno Macia, Antonia Soler Cervera and Carmen Rueda Ramos (Ana Sevilla); and (10) Events Calendar. Individual articles contain figures, tables, and references.
Descriptors: Educational Technology, Information Technology, Foreign Countries, Interference (Language), Programming, Monolingualism, Book Reviews, Greek, Graduate Students, Vocabulary Development, Spanish, Medicine, Computer Software, Research and Development, Second Language Learning, Second Language Instruction, Computer Assisted Instruction, English (Second Language), Teaching Methods, Metalinguistics, Pronunciation, Languages for Special Purposes, Films, Foreign Students, Cooperation
European Association for Computer-Assisted Language Learning (EUROCALL). School of Modern Languages, University of Ulster, Northern Ireland BT52 1SA UK. Tel: +44-287-032-3992; e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org; Web site: http://www.eurocall-languages.org
Publication Type: Collected Works - Serial
Education Level: Higher Education
Authoring Institution: European Association for Computer-Assisted Language Learning (EUROCALL) (United Kingdom)