Education: Bilingualism / ESL

  • Motivational Currents in Language Learning: Frameworks for Focused Interventions book cover

    Motivational Currents in Language Learning

    Frameworks for Focused Interventions, 1st Edition

    By Zoltán Dörnyei, Alastair Henry, Christine Muir

    Building on Zoltán Dörnyei’s authoritative work in the field of learner motivation, this book introduces a new conceptualization—Directed Motivational Currents (DMCs)—and sets out the defining aspects of what they are, what they are not, and how they are related to language learning motivation.…

    Paperback – 2015-09-11
    Routledge
    ESL & Applied Linguistics Professional Series

  • Creativity in Language Teaching: Perspectives from Research and Practice book cover

    Creativity in Language Teaching

    Perspectives from Research and Practice, 1st Edition

    Edited by Rodney H. Jones, Jack C. Richards

    Current, comprehensive, and authoritative, this text gives language teachers and researchers, both a set of conceptual tools with which to think and talk about creativity in language teaching and a wealth of practical advice about principles and practices that can be applied to making their lessons…

    Paperback – 2015-09-09
    Routledge
    ESL & Applied Linguistics Professional Series

  • Literacy, Place, and Pedagogies of Possibility book cover

    Literacy, Place, and Pedagogies of Possibility

    1st Edition

    By Barbara Comber

    How can teachers ensure a pedagogy of possibility underpinned by social justice, and what has literacy got to do with this? This book explores the positive synergies between critical literacy and place-conscious pedagogy. Through rich classroom research it introduces and demonstrates how a…

    Paperback – 2015-08-10
    Routledge
    Expanding Literacies in Education

  • Improving Testing For English Language Learners book cover

    Improving Testing For English Language Learners

    1st Edition

    By Rebecca Kopriva

    More than any book to date, this one provides a comprehensive approach to designing, building, implementing and interpreting test results that validly measure the academic achievement of English language learners. It scaffolds the entire process of test development and implementation and discusses…

    Paperback – 2015-07-16
    Routledge

  • Bilingual Education and Language Policy in the Global South book cover

    Bilingual Education and Language Policy in the Global South

    1st Edition

    Edited by Jo Arthur Shoba, Feliciano Chimbutane

    This volume considers a range of ways in which bilingual programs can make a contribution to aspects of human and economic development in the global South. The authors examine the consequences of different policies, programs, and pedagogies for learners and local communities through recent…

    Paperback – 2015-07-16
    Routledge
    Routledge Critical Studies in Multilingualism

  • Urban Schools and English Language Education in Late Modern China: A Critical Sociolinguistic Ethnography book cover

    Urban Schools and English Language Education in Late Modern China

    A Critical Sociolinguistic Ethnography, 1st Edition

    By Miguel Pérez-Milans

    Shortlisted for the 2014 BAAL Book Prize This book explores the meaning of modernization in contemporary Chinese education. It examines the implications of the implementation of reforms in English language education for experimental-urban schools in the People’s Republic of China. Pérez-Milans…

    Paperback – 2015-07-16
    Routledge
    Routledge Critical Studies in Multilingualism

  • ESL Readers and Writers in Higher Education: Understanding Challenges, Providing Support book cover

    ESL Readers and Writers in Higher Education

    Understanding Challenges, Providing Support, 1st Edition

    Edited by Norman W. Evans, Neil J Anderson, William G. Eggington

    ESL Readers and Writers in Higher Education describes the challenges ESL students in U.S. postsecondary institutions face when studying in a second language, and offers suggestions for how teachers, advisors, tutors, and institutions might provide support that meets the reading and writing needs of…

    Paperback – 2015-06-19
    Routledge
    ESL & Applied Linguistics Professional Series

  • Re-examining Language Testing: A Philosophical and Social Inquiry book cover

    Re-examining Language Testing

    A Philosophical and Social Inquiry, 1st Edition

    By Glenn Fulcher

    Winner of the SAGE/ILTA Book Award 2016 Re-examining Language Testing explores ideas that form the foundations of language testing and assessment. The discussion is framed within the philosophical and social beliefs that have forged the practices endemic in language education and policy today.…

    Paperback – 2015-06-12
    Routledge

  • Teaching ELLs to Read: Strategies to Meet the Common Core, K-5 book cover

    Teaching ELLs to Read

    Strategies to Meet the Common Core, K-5, 1st Edition

    By Paul Boyd-Batstone

    In this essential book from ELL-expert Paul Boyd-Batstone, you’ll find out how to teach reading while keeping in mind the unique needs of English language learners. You’ll learn best practices and differentiated strategies for each domain of the Common Core Foundational Reading Skills, including…

    Paperback – 2015-04-15
    Routledge

  • Internationalizing the Curriculum book cover

    Internationalizing the Curriculum

    1st Edition

    By Betty Leask

    The drive to internationalize higher education has seen the focus shift in recent years towards its defining element, the curriculum. As the point of connection between broader institutional strategies and the student experience, the curriculum plays a key role in the success or failure of the…

    Paperback – 2015-04-02
    Routledge
    Internationalization in Higher Education Series

  • Adult Language Education and Migration: Challenging agendas in policy and practice book cover

    Adult Language Education and Migration

    Challenging agendas in policy and practice, 1st Edition

    Edited by James Simpson, Anne Whiteside

    Adult Language Education and Migration: Challenging Agendas in Policy and Practice provides a lively and critical examination of policy and practice in language education for adult migrants around the world, showing how opportunities for learning the language of a new country both shape and are…

    Paperback – 2015-03-27
    Routledge

  • Identity-Focused ELA Teaching: A Curriculum Framework for Diverse Learners and Contexts book cover

    Identity-Focused ELA Teaching

    A Curriculum Framework for Diverse Learners and Contexts, 1st Edition

    By Richard Beach, Anthony Johnston, Amanda Haertling Thein

    Countering the increased standardization of English language arts instruction requires recognizing and fostering students’ unique identity construction across different social and cultural contexts. Drawing on current sociocultural theories of identity construction, this book posits that students…

    Paperback – 2015-03-19
    Routledge

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