ERIC Number: ED542609
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 2012-Sep
Reference Count: N/A
The EUROCALL Review, Volume 20, Number 2
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) Pedagogic Corpora for Content and Language Integrated Learning. Insights from the BACKBONE Project (Kurt Kohn); (2) Vivre en Aquitaine: pedagogy, audience, design (Tita Beaven); (3) SMS as a learning tool: an experimental study (Mar Gutierrez-Colon Plana, Pere Gallardo Torrano and M. Elisa Grova); (4) Comparing vocabulary learning of EFL learners by using two different strategies (mobile learning vs. flashcards) (Behrooz Azabdaftari and Mohammad Amin Mozaheb); (5) A set of free cross-platform authoring programs for flexible web-based CALL exercises (Myles O'Brien); (6) The Use of Digital Storytelling for ESP in a Technical English Course for Aerospace Engineers (Ana Sevilla-Pavon, Belen Serra-Camara and Ana Gimeno-Sanz); (7) The Challenges of Blended Learning: Critically Evaluating the Chinese Language Case (Bo Hu); (8) English in class and on the go: Multimodal u-Learning (Soraya Garcia-Sanchez); and (9) "Learning through Sharing: Open Resources, Open Practices, Open Communication". Teacher Education and Computer-Mediated Communication SIGs joint event (Ana Beaven). Individual articles contain figures, tables, notes, and references.
Descriptors: Computer Assisted Instruction, Educational Technology, Foreign Countries, Electronic Learning, Computer Mediated Communication, Blended Learning, Vocabulary Development, Mandarin Chinese, Story Telling, Teaching Methods, Computational Linguistics, Comparative Analysis, Second Language Learning, Second Language Instruction, English (Second Language), Computer Software, Web Based Instruction, Aerospace Education, Engineering Education, English for Special Purposes, Teacher Education
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)