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Annamalai, Nagaletchimee – Teaching English with Technology, 2019
This study explored the use of WhatsApp chat group as a platform for extending learning in a blended learning classroom with a small group of undergraduates in the Malaysian context. The aim was to provide learners with the opportunity to reflect the strengths and challenges of using the WhatsApp as an extended learning platform. The students'…
Descriptors: English (Second Language), Second Language Learning, Second Language Instruction, Teaching Methods
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Suki, Norazah Mohd; Suki, Norbayah Mohd – Technology, Knowledge and Learning, 2019
This study examines the structural relationships at work when embedding role-play games in a class for Japanese language proficiency. It does so by applying the Technology Acceptance Model, and the Unified Theory of Acceptance and Usage of Technology as its guiding principles. The setting was a Malaysian public university and the subjects, 200…
Descriptors: Role Playing, Educational Games, Video Games, Teaching Methods
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Masek, Alias; Hashim, Suhaizal; Ismail, Affero – Journal of Education for Teaching: International Research and Pedagogy, 2019
Literature reveals that the inclusion of humour in lecture sessions has been accepted differently, especially by adult learners. Previous studies reported that humour was associated with students' engagement, while some studies reported that humour interrupted learning sessions and distracted students' attention from learning. Consequently, this…
Descriptors: Teaching Methods, Humor, Learner Engagement, Student Attitudes
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Amin, Mohd Zaki Mohd; Rashid, Radzuwan Ab; Teh, Kamarul Shukri Mat – International Journal of Education and Practice, 2019
In teacher education, action research has served as one of the tools for reflective practice to bridge the gap between the educational theories learned in the teacher training college and the actual pedagogical practice within the four walls of the classroom. In this descriptive and explorative research study, first the concept and characteristics…
Descriptors: Foreign Countries, Teacher Education Programs, Action Research, Reflective Teaching
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Bakar, Noor Idayu Abu; Noordin, Nooreen; Razali, Abu Bakar – English Language Teaching, 2019
The quasi-experimental study investigated the effectiveness of using project-based learning (PjBL) activities as a teaching strategy in improving the oral communicative competence of Malaysian English language learners. The participants included 44 diploma students enrolled in a Communicative English course at a technical college in the Peninsular…
Descriptors: Oral Language, Communicative Competence (Languages), English (Second Language), Student Projects
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Joseph Jeyaraj, Joanna; Harland, Tony – Asia Pacific Journal of Education, 2019
This study explores whether critical pedagogy is viable for meeting the goals of the Malaysia Education Blueprint (MEB) 2015-2025. The MEB has a particular focus on societal improvement and the authors suggest that critical pedagogy should be considered as a way of teaching as it specifically aligns with the aims of government policy. However,…
Descriptors: Critical Theory, Language Teachers, English (Second Language), Second Language Learning
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Murugaiah, Puvaneswary; Yen, Siew Hwa – International Journal of Virtual and Personal Learning Environments, 2019
It is undeniable that the higher education landscape worldwide has changed with the emergence of virtual learning environments (VLEs). These systems offer learning space and resources for teachers and students regardless of time and place. Although they significantly contribute to the achievement of learning objectives and outcomes, their usage is…
Descriptors: Social Media, Educational Technology, Technology Uses in Education, Teaching Methods