Education: Bilingualism / ESL

  • Pragmatics for Language Educators: A Sociolinguistic Perspective book cover

    Pragmatics for Language Educators

    A Sociolinguistic Perspective, 1st Edition

    By Virginia LoCastro

    Making pragmatics accessible to a wide range of students and instructors without dumbing down the content of the field, this text for language professionals: raises awareness and increases knowledge and understanding of how human beings use language in real situations to engage in social action…

    Paperback – 2011-08-29
    Routledge
    ESL & Applied Linguistics Professional Series

  • Language Teaching: Integrational Linguistic Approaches book cover

    Language Teaching

    Integrational Linguistic Approaches, 1st Edition

    Edited by Michael Toolan

    This book demonstrates the relevance of an integrational linguistic perspective to a practical, real-world need, namely the learning of languages. Integrational linguistics’ shunning of both realist and structuralist theories of language, its commitment to an unwavering attention to the perspective…

    Paperback – 2011-08-16
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Communication and Linguistic Theory

  • Second Language Learning through Drama: Practical Techniques and Applications book cover

    Second Language Learning through Drama

    Practical Techniques and Applications, 1st Edition

    Edited by Joe Winston

    Drama is increasingly being recognised as a valuable pedagogy for language learning as it can harness children‘s imaginations and stimulate their desire to communicate. Second Learning Language through Drama draws on current theories of additional and foreign language learning and illustrates…

    Paperback – 2011-08-09
    Routledge

  • Christian and Critical English Language Educators in Dialogue: Pedagogical and Ethical Dilemmas book cover

    Christian and Critical English Language Educators in Dialogue

    Pedagogical and Ethical Dilemmas, 1st Edition

    Edited by Mary Shepard Wong, Suresh Canagarajah

    The legacy of English teaching and Christian missionaries is a flashpoint within the field of English language teaching. This critical examination of the place of Christianity in the field is unique in presenting the voices of TESOL professionals from a wide range of religious and spiritual…

    Paperback – 2011-06-10
    Routledge

  • Intelligibility in World Englishes: Theory and Application book cover

    Intelligibility in World Englishes

    Theory and Application, 1st Edition

    By Cecil L. Nelson

    Intelligibility is the term most generally used to address the complex of criteria that describe, broadly, how useful someone’s English is when talking or writing to someone else. Set within the paradigm of world Englishes – which posits that the Englishes of the world may be seen as flexibly…

    Paperback – 2011-05-02
    Routledge
    ESL & Applied Linguistics Professional Series

  • Case Studies in Language Curriculum Design: Concepts and Approaches in Action Around the World book cover

    Case Studies in Language Curriculum Design

    Concepts and Approaches in Action Around the World, 1st Edition

    By John Macalister, I.S.P. Nation

    Case studies are a powerful pedagogical tool for illuminating constructs and models in real-life contexts. Covering a wide range of teaching-learning contexts and offering in-depth analyses of ESL/ELT language curriculum design issues, this casebook is distinctive and unique in that each case draws…

    Paperback – 2011-03-14
    Routledge
    ESL & Applied Linguistics Professional Series

  • Handbook of Research in Second Language Teaching and Learning: Volume 2 book cover

    Handbook of Research in Second Language Teaching and Learning

    Volume 2, 1st Edition

    Edited by Eli Hinkel

    This landmark volume provides a broad-based, comprehensive, state-of-the-art overview of current knowledge and research into second language teaching and learning. All authors are leading authorities in their areas of expertise. The chapters, all completely new for Volume 2, are organized in eight…

    Paperback – 2011-01-18
    Routledge
    ESL & Applied Linguistics Professional Series

  • The Reflexive Teacher Educator in TESOL: Roots and Wings book cover

    The Reflexive Teacher Educator in TESOL

    Roots and Wings, 1st Edition

    By Julian Edge

    In this book Julian Edge explores the construct of reflexivity in teacher education, differentiating it from, while locating it in, reflective practice. Reflexivity is the key concept underpinning a view of teacher education that binds together the orientations of action research and personal…

    Paperback – 2010-12-20
    Routledge

  • Ethnography and Language Policy book cover

    Ethnography and Language Policy

    1st Edition

    Edited by Teresa L. McCarty

    Illuminating, through ethnographic inquiry, how individual agents "make" language policy in everyday social practice, this volume advances the growing field of language planning and policy using a critical sociocultural approach. From this perspective, language policy is conceptualized not only as…

    Paperback – 2010-12-13
    Routledge

  • Research on Second Language Teacher Education: A Sociocultural Perspective on Professional Development book cover

    Research on Second Language Teacher Education

    A Sociocultural Perspective on Professional Development, 1st Edition

    Edited by Karen E. Johnson, Paula R. Golombek

    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…

    Paperback – 2010-11-24
    Routledge
    ESL & Applied Linguistics Professional Series

  • Teacher Preparation for Bilingual Student Populations: Educar para Transformar book cover

    Teacher Preparation for Bilingual Student Populations

    Educar para Transformar, 1st Edition

    Edited by Belinda Bustos Flores, Rosa Hernández Sheets, Ellen Riojas Clark

    The growing number of bilingual students in public schools coupled with a critical shortage of teachers specially prepared to serve this population calls for a critical examination of policies and practices in bilingual and ESL teacher preparation. This volume focuses on understanding the…

    Paperback – 2010-11-18
    Routledge

  • Teacher Preparation for Linguistically Diverse Classrooms: A Resource for Teacher Educators book cover

    Teacher Preparation for Linguistically Diverse Classrooms

    A Resource for Teacher Educators, 1st Edition

    Edited by Tamara Lucas

    Teacher educators today need knowledge and practical ideas about how to prepare all pre-service and in-service teachers (not just bilingual or ESL specialists) to teach the growing number of students in K-12 classrooms in the United States who speak native languages other than English. This book is…

    Paperback – 2010-08-23
    Routledge

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