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Second language teacher education

Jack C. Richards

Second language teacher education

by Jack C. Richards

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Published by Cambridge University Press in Cambridge .
Written in English

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Statementedited by Jack C. Richards.
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Open LibraryOL15074797M
ISBN 100582387795

Best of Bilash: Improving Second Language Education. This website weaves together eight established or evolving disciplines of knowledge: curriculum theory, identity studies, teacher education, pedagogic content knowledge, second language education, professional . I highly recommend Diane J. Tedick's Second Language Teacher text provides an interesting array of articles on language teacher education, particularly, for those working in EFL, TESOL and Bilingual education.

Second Language Assessment for Classroom Teachers Thu H. Tran Missouri University of Science and Technology Rolla, Missouri, USA Abstract The vast majority of second language teachers feels confident about their instructional performance and does not usually have much difficulty with their teaching thanks to . This volume offers a series of actual dilemmas within language classrooms that are designed to promote reflection and discussion. It applies the case-based pedagogy often used in business and other fields to that of second language teacher education to encourage pre- and in-service teachers to.

Abstract: How to acquire a second language is a question of obvious importance to teachers and language learners, and how to teach a second language has also become a matter of concern to the linguists’ interest in the nature of primary linguistic data. Starting with the development stages of second language acquisition and. The MPhil/MEd Research in Second Language Education (RSLE) is a one-year research master's course with a strong emphasis on methodology training. It is intended for students who have a background in languages and seek to develop substantial knowledge and skills in researching language education.

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The education of second language teachers Second language teacher education book place across diverse contexts, levels, settings, and geographic regions. By bringing together research, theory, and best practices from a variety of contexts (ESL/EFL, foreign language, bilingual and immersion education), this book contributes to building meaningful professional dialogue among second-language teacher Diane J.

Tedick. This text provides a detailed account of current approaches to the education of teachers of second languages. The paperback edition provides a detailed account of current approaches to the education of teachers of second languages.

It offers valuable ideas on the observation and supervision of classrooms, on self-evaluation by teachers, and on teaching itself. Jan 07,  · The book is aimed at teachers, teacher educators, and workshop facilitators involved both in pre-service and in-service education of teachers of second and 4/4(1).

Feb 23,  · Second Language Teacher Education book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. A detailed account of current approaches to the educatio /5(7). A beautifully written, articulate and compelling argument for a sociocultural perspective on second language teacher education Essential reading for all who wish to understand this perspective.' - David Nunan, University of Hong Kong ' Significant and timely/5.

The review of the state-of-the-art publications has enabled the specification of the following research areas, pertinent to foreign language teacher education: language teacher cognition, the.

A beautifully written, articulate and compelling argument for a sociocultural perspective on second language teacher education Essential reading for all who wish to understand this perspective.' – David Nunan, University. Second Language Teacher Education Today.

Jack C. Richards. One of the simple facts of life in the present time is that the English language skills of a good proportion of its citizenry are seen as vital if a country is to participate actively in the global economy and to have access to the information and knowledge that provide.

The dilemma of teacher education in second language teaching / Jack C. Richards --Beyond prescription: the student teacher as investigator / Jerry G. Gebhard, Sergio Gaitan, and Robert Oprandy --Activities and procedures for teacher preparation / Rod Ellis --Teacher observation in second language teacher education / Richard R.

Day --Action. Classroom-Based Evaluation in Second Language Education by Fred Genesee and John A. Upshur From Reader to Reading Teacher: Issues and Strategies for Second Language Classrooms by Jo Ann Aebersold and Mary Lee Field Extensive Reading in the Second Language Classroom by Richard R.

Day and Julian Bamford. His research interests include: Second language acquisition, individual learner differences, form-focussed instruction, teacher education, course design and methodology of language teaching.

Awards. Best book prize (British Association for Applied Linguistics), for Understanding Second Language AcquisitionAlma mater: University of Leeds, University of Bristol. Aug 01,  · Second Language Teacher Education (SLTE) is affected by two factors; a rethinking of its knowledge base and instructional practices as a response to changes in our understanding of the nature of SLTE, as well as external pressures resulting from the expanded need for competent language teachers by: This book presents a comprehensive overview of the epistemological underpinnings of a sociocultural perspective on human learning and addresses in detail what this perspective has to offer the field of second language teacher education.

This book brings together the voices of teacher educators working in different national and educational settings. It Covers themes such as change in teacher education practices, the influences of context on practice, and of interculturality, to provide rich insights into the processes and effects of second language teacher education.

Jun 10,  · Second language teacher education (SLTE) has undergone considerable change over the past 25 years. The question of how language teaching is learnt and how programmes of professional preparation can contribute to this process now elicits quite different by: Widdowson H.G.

() Approaches to Second Language Teacher Education. In: Tucker G.R., Corson D. (eds) Encyclopedia of Language and Education. Encyclopedia of Language and Education, vol by: Language education refers to the process and practice of acquiring a second or foreign language.

It is primarily a branch of applied linguistics, however can be considered an interdisciplinary field. There are four main learning categories for language education: communicative competencies, proficiencies, cross-cultural experiences, and multiple literacies.

Its breadth and depth of coverage make the book a useful and attractive resource for second language researchers, language teacher educators, and language teachers. Elizabeth Miller, University of North Carolina at Charlotte, USA.

Donald Freeman examines how core ideas and practices in educating second language teachers relate to and differ from teacher education in other content areas.

He weaves together research in general and second language teacher education with accounts of experience and practice to examine how background knowledge is defined in language teaching. Aug 08,  · Language teacher education programs are likely to be housed in departments of applied linguistics, education, or languages and literature: These three disciplines provide the knowledge base and opportunities for developing skills and dispositions for both prospective and experienced by:.

Cambridge Guide to Second Language Teacher Education Anne Burns, Jack C. Richards This collection provides an overview of current issues, debates, and approaches in Second Language Teacher Education (SLTE) presented by internationally prominent researchers, educators, and emerging scholars.Apr 01,  · The landscape of second language teacher education (SLTE) has undergone significant changes over the past three decades as theoretical debates continue to fuel the field's understanding of L2 teaching, L2 teachers, and L2 teacher learning (for example Freeman and Johnson ).Cited by: 2.Embracing a sociocultural perspective on human cognition and employing an array of methodological tools for data collection and analysis, this volume documents the complexities of second language teachers’ professional development in diverse L2 teacher education programs around the world, including Asia, South America, Europe, and North America, and traces that development both over time and.