ERIC Number: ED574692
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 2015-Mar
The EUROCALL Review, Volume 23, Number 1
Gimeno, Ana, Ed.
European Association for Computer-Assisted Language Learning (EUROCALL)
"The EUROCALL Review" is EUROCALL's open access online scientific journal. Regular sections include: (1) Reports on EUROCALL Special Interest Groups: up-to-date information on SIG activities; (2) Projects: reports on on-going CALL or CALL-related R&D projects; (3) Recommended websites: reports and reviews of examples of good practice in language learning website development; (4) Research papers on CALL-related topics; (5) Research and Development papers on CALL-related topics; (6) Reflective Practice papers on CALL-related topics; and (7) Reviews of new books, CALL software, etc. This issue contains the following papers stemming from the INTENT conference on "Telecollaboration in University Foreign Language Education" held at the Faculty of Philosophy and Letters, University of León, Spain, on 14 February 2014: (1) Promoting critical thinking in online intercultural communication (Marie-Thérèse Batardière); (2) Why in the world would I want to talk to someone else about my culture? (Chesla Ann Bohinski and Yumei Leventhal); (3) A blended learning scenario to enhance learners' oral production skills (Hee-Kyung Kim); (4) Combining Skype with Blogging: A chance to stop reinforcement of stereotypes in intercultural exchanges? (L. Lynette Kirschner); (5) English learning in an intercultural perspective: Russia and Norway (Anne-Mette Bjøru); and (6) Pan-American teletandem language exchange project (Aurora Castillo-Scott). The regular paper section includes: An e-portfolio to enhance sustainable vocabulary learning in English (Hiroya Tanaka, Akio Ohnishi, Suzanne M. Yonesaka, and Yukie Ueno). The following recommended website is reviewed by Rafael Seiz Ortiz: ABA English. Individual papers contain references.
Descriptors: Research and Development, Web Sites, Second Language Learning, Second Language Instruction, Computer Assisted Instruction, Technology Uses in Education, Intercultural Communication, Critical Thinking, Computer Mediated Communication, Cultural Awareness, Blended Learning, Oral Language, Language Skills, Diaries, Electronic Publishing, Stereotypes, English (Second Language), Vocabulary Development, Portfolios (Background Materials), Foreign Countries
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: email@example.com; Web site: http://www.eurocall-languages.org
Publication Type: Collected Works - Serial; Speeches/Meeting Papers; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: European Association for Computer-Assisted Language Learning (EUROCALL) (United Kingdom)
Identifiers - Location: Russia; Norway; Spain; United States; France; Germany; Minnesota; Georgia; Chile; Japan