Education: Bilingualism / ESL

  • Multilingual Education and Sustainable Diversity Work: From Periphery to Center book cover

    Multilingual Education and Sustainable Diversity Work

    From Periphery to Center, 1st Edition

    Edited by Tove Skutnabb-Kangas, Kathleen Heugh

    This very original, inspirational book globalises our understanding of languages in education and changes our understanding of bilingual and multilingual education from something mostly western to being truly transnational: it spotlights the small, celebrates African and Asian cases of multilingual…

    Paperback – 2011-11-15
    Routledge

  • Language Teacher Education for a Global Society: A Modular Model for Knowing, Analyzing, Recognizing, Doing, and Seeing book cover

    Language Teacher Education for a Global Society

    A Modular Model for Knowing, Analyzing, Recognizing, Doing, and Seeing, 1st Edition

    By B. Kumaravadivelu

    The field of second/foreign language teacher education is calling out for a coherent and comprehensive framework for teacher preparation in these times of accelerating economic, cultural, and educational globalization. Responding to this call, this book introduces a state-of-the-art model for…

    Paperback – 2011-11-10
    Routledge
    ESL & Applied Linguistics Professional Series

  • Early Biliteracy Development: Exploring Young Learners' Use of Their Linguistic Resources book cover

    Early Biliteracy Development

    Exploring Young Learners' Use of Their Linguistic Resources, 1st Edition

    Edited by Eurydice B. Bauer, Mileidis Gort

    A large and growing number of students from culturally and linguistically diverse backgrounds in the US and around the world have the potential to develop bilingualism and biliteracy if supported in their immediate environment. At the forefront in focusing exclusively on biliteracy development in…

    Paperback – 2011-10-06
    Routledge

  • English Language Assessment and the Chinese Learner book cover

    English Language Assessment and the Chinese Learner

    1st Edition

    Edited by Liying Cheng, Andy Curtis

    'This volume addresses a very timely and important topic, and provides both broad and in-depth coverage of a number of large-scale English tests in China, including Hong Kong and Taiwan, and about the Chinese learner.' – Lyle F. Bachman, From the Foreword Building on current theoretical and…

    Paperback – 2011-10-06
    Routledge

  • Written Corrective Feedback in Second Language Acquisition and Writing book cover

    Written Corrective Feedback in Second Language Acquisition and Writing

    1st Edition

    By John Bitchener, Dana R. Ferris

    What should language and writing teachers do about giving students written corrective feedback? This book surveys theory, research, and practice on the important and sometimes controversial issue of written corrective feedback, also known as “error/grammar correction,” and its impact on second…

    Paperback – 2011-09-26
    Routledge

  • Teaching English as an Additional Language 5-11: A whole school resource file book cover

    Teaching English as an Additional Language 5-11

    A whole school resource file, 1st Edition

    By Caroline Scott

    "It has made me more aware of the difficulties faced by ESL students on a daily basis across the curriculum." Year 4 teacher, Lynne Cadenhead, Aberdeen "Lots of ideas that should be encompassed in the whole school plan." Key Stage One Coordinator, Susan Hills, who has taught in Durham, Norfolk and…

    Pack - Book & CD – 2011-09-02
    Routledge

  • 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

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