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Guidelines for submissions to the NFLRC Monographs & ...

We invite submissions of materials for publication as NFLRC Monographs. Monographs discuss ongoing curriculum projects, report on the results of research...

Pragmatics & language learning, volume 14

This volume contains a selection of papers presented at the 2014 International Conference of Pragmatics and Language Learning at Indiana University.

Proceedings 2013: Selected papers from the seventeenth college-wide ...

Selected papers from the annual conference for students in the UHM College of Languages, Linguistics, & Literature.

Cultura-inspired intercultural exchanges: Focus on Asian and Pacific ...

Although many online intercultural exchanges have been conducted based on the groundbreaking Cultura model, most to date have been between and among European...

Practical assessment tools for college Japanese

Each module presents a practical assessment idea that can be adopted or adapted for the reader’s own formative or summative assessment of their Japanese...

Noticing and second language acquisition: Studies in honor ...

Celebrates the life and groundbreaking work of Richard Schmidt, the developer of the influential Noticing Hypothesis in the field of second language acquisi...

Pragmatics of Vietnamese as native and target language

Download/view table of contents.AboutThe volume offers a wealth of new information about the forms of several speech acts and their soc...

New perspectives on Japanese language learning, linguistics, and ...

Covers several important topics on teaching and learning spoken and written Japanese and culture in and beyond classroom settings, but also includes research...

Pragmatics and language learning, volume 13

Examines the organization of second language and multilingual speakers’ talk and pragmatic knowledge across a range of naturalistic and experimental...

Developing, using, and analyzing rubrics in language assessment ...

Rubrics are essential tools for all language teachers in this age of communicative and task-based teaching and assessment—tools that allow us to efficiently...

Present Communities of Imagination (PCOIz)

Using group dynamics as an umbrella term for overlapping literatures on community, cooperative, and collaborative practices, I introduce ...

The 7th International Conference & Workshops on Technology ...

Proceedings of the 7th International Conference & Workshops onTechnology & Chinese Language Teaching, held at the University of Hawai...

Proceedings 2012: Selected papers from the sixteenth college-wide ...

Selected papers from the annual college-wide conference for students in languages, linguistics and literatures at the College of Language...

E Komo Mai :: info for visitors

This is the most recent update of NFLRC’s info guide for visitors to Honolulu. It includes information about local transportation, ...

L2 learning as social practice: Conversation-analytic perspectives

View table of contentsRead the review in Discourse StudiesThis volume collects empirical studies applying Conversation Analysis to si...

Inviting altruistic agency among students

Agency is normally understood as the capacity to act, to have a degree of self-determination and control over one’s self and the world. Altruistic agency is...

Using surveys for understanding and improving foreign language ...

The goal of this guide is to help language educators develop surveys that produce useful information for evaluation in language programs....

The role of consciousness in second language learning

Richard Schmidt presents on the role of consciousness in second language learning at the 1988 SLRF Forum held in at the University of Hawai‘i.

Proceedings 2011: Selected papers from the fifteenth college-wide ...

Selected papers from the fifteenth annual college-wide conference for students in languages, linguistics and literatures at the Universit...

Tim Murphey tips (YouTube playlist)

Tim Murphey's information is invaluable and his enthusiasm infectious. Access samples of Dr. Tim Murphey lectures on inventive ways to teach any language...l

Online Cafés: Intercultural Learning Communities

This 25-minute video (view/download it online here) describes the Online Cafés project, in which language educators have worked together ...

Proceedings 2010: Selected papers from the fourteenth college-wide ...

Selected papers from the annual college-wide conference for students in languages, linguistics and literatures at the University of Hawaiʻi

Research among learners of Chinese as a foreign ...

Cutting-edge in its approach and international in its authorship, this fourth monograph in a series sponsored by the Chinese Language Teachers Association...

Agency and student voice

In this video, Dr. Murphey explains how listening to what students say works and doesn't work in their own second-language education can ...

2009 NFLRC summer institute: Web-based two-week intensive language ...

This document reports on, and evaluates the 2009 NFLRC summer institute: Web-based two-week intensive language course for non-native teac...

2009 NFLRC Summer Institute For Non-native Teachers of ...

Evaluation of the 2009 NFLRC Summer Institute For Non-native Teachers of Chinese held at the University of Hawai‘i, Mānoa, from June 22 to July 3.

Young learner development with co-learning adults

If we just depend on occasional lessons in schools, we are not realizing the potential of our everyday learning environments for allowing...

Hoping and language learning

To what degree do our methods provide productive pathways and confidence to aid our language learners? During this sixth annual presentat...

Proceedings 2009: Selected papers from the thirteenth college-wide ...

Selected papers from the annual college-wide conference for students in languages, linguistics and literatures at the University of Hawai...

Second language teaching and learning in the Net ...

Today’s young people—the Net Generation—have grown up with technology all around them. However, teachers cannot assume that students’ familiarity with tech...

Second Language Research Forum 2008: Conference evaluation report

Evaluation of the 2008 Second Language Research Forum Conference.

Toward useful program evaluation in college foreign language ...

Innovative, useful evaluation work conducted within U.S. college foreign language programs. An introductory chapter scopes out the territory, reporting key...

Proceedings 2008: Selected papers from the twelfth college-wide ...

Selected papers from the annual college-wide conference for students in languages, linguistics and literatures at the University of Hawai...

Fostering cohesion and community in asynchronous online courses

Powerpoint presentation at CALICO 2008 in San Francisco.

Case studies in foreign language placement: Practices and ...

Although most language programs make placement decisions on the basis of placement tests, there is surprisingly little published about di...

Proceedings 2007: Selected papers from the eleventh college-wide ...

Selected papers from the annual college-wide conference for students in languages, linguistics and literatures at the University of Hawai...

2007 Second International Conference on Task-Based Language Teaching: ...

2007 17th International Conference on Pragmatics & Language ...

Evaluation of the 2007 17th International Conference on Pragmatics & Language Learning.

Evaluation of the NFLRC summer institute 2007: Developing ...

Evaluation of the NFLRC summer institute 2007: Developing Useful Evaluation Practices in College Foreign Language Programs

Usability test report for the National Foreign Language ...

Usability test report for the NFLRC website update completed in December 2005. Includes description of the methodology plus results obtained.

Foreign language program evaluation: An annotated bibliography of ...

The project's mission is to enable useful evaluation in support of foreign language programs. This is the annotated bibliography section of the Website...

Pragmatics and language learning, volume 11

Features cutting-edge research on L2 pragmatics from a wide range of theoretical and methodological approaches. It offers fresh perspectives on standard topic..

Proceedings 2006: Selected papers from the tenth college-wide ...

Selected papers from the annual college-wide conference for students in languages, linguistics and literatures at the University of Hawai...

2004 selected papers from the NFLRC symposium: Distance ...

These eight papers were presented at the Distance Education, Distributed Learning, and Language Instruction Symposium held July 27-30, 2...

Proceedings 2005: Selected papers from the ninth college-wide ...

Selected papers from the annual college-wide conference for students in languages, linguistics and literatures at the University of Hawai...

Song and music in language learning

Tim demonstrates ways in which music and song can facilitate language acquisition, healthy living, and positive group dynamics...

Corpus linguistics for Korean language learning and teaching

Dramatic advances in personal-computer technology have given language teachers access to vast quantities of machine-readable text, which ...

Juggling with language learning theories

Learning to juggle has become popular among corporate training programs as it shows participants how to appreciate mistakes and use "Intelligent Fast Failure...

Tim Murphey-Best of, volume 1

By popular demand! This "best of" collection includes four hour-long Tim Murphey video presentations on two DVDs...

2004 NFLRC symposium: Distance Education, Distributed Learning & ...

Final report on the 2004 Symposium, Distance Education, Distributed Learning & Language Instruction: Reports from the Field

Proceedings 2004: Selected papers from the eighth college-wide ...

Selected papers from the eighth annual college-wide conference for students in languages, linguistics and literatures at the University of Hawai...

Issues in placement survey [website]

The overall goal of the project is to develop a manual of best practices in placement testing that would be of use to those people involved in the placement...

2004 NFLRC conference evaluation: FAGASA

Full title: Final report on the 2004 13th annual conference of the Association for the Teaching of the Samoan Language in Aotearoa (FAGA...

Proceedings 2003: Selected papers from the seventh college-wide ...

Selected papers from the annual college-wide conference for students in languages, linguistics and literatures at the University of Hawai...

2004 NFLRC/COTSEAL Workshop: New Visions for Southeast Asian ...

Evaluation of the 2004 NFLRC/COTSEAL Workshop, New Visions for Southeast Asian Language Teaching.

"Listenership" in Japanese: An examination of overlapping listener ...

This study focuses on a particular listening pattern in Japanese which occurs by overlapping with the current speaker's incrementing utte...

2004 NFLRC conference: Cultural Diversity & Language Education

Final report on the 2004 NFLRC Cultural Diversity & Language Education Conference co-sponsored by the University of Hawai`i Center for Se...

Issues in placement survey

The overall goal of the project is to develop a manual of best practices in placement testing that would be of use to those people involved in the placement...

Proceedings 2001: Selected papers from the fifth college-wide ...

Selected papers from the annual college-wide conference for students in languages, linguistics and literatures at the University of Hawai...

Multimedia Language Learning Software

This website was developed as a follow-up to the 1998 Invitational Symposium on Assessing and Advancing Technology Option in Language Learning. The goal of...

2003 NFLRC workshop: CLAN for conversation analysis

Evaluation of the 2003 NFLRC workshop: CLAN for conversation analysis.

Proceedings 2002: Selected papers from the sixth college-wide ...

Selected papers from the annual college-wide conference for students in languages, linguistics and literatures at the University of Hawai...

NPRM – Near Peer Role Modeling

Here's a sample. For more, visit our Tim Murphey Tips playlist."Near peer role models" are people near to us in possibly several ways, ...

Group dynamics in the language classroom

Here's a sample. For more, visit our Tim Murphey Tips playlist.Group dynamics is one of the most, if not the most, important areas for...

2002 Summer Institute evaluation: Samoan pedagogy institute

Evaluation of the 2002 NFLRC Summer Institute, Ia Faalautele Lau Gagana Samoan Pedagogy Institute.

2002 Summer Institute evaluation: Web-based workshops for advanced ...

Evaluation of the 2002 NFLRC Summer Institute, Web-Based Workshops for Advanced Reading & Writing Development & Maintenance .

An investigation of second language task-based performance assessments

volume describes the creation of actual performance assessment instruments and their validation. After briefly reviewing the background to the project...

New technologies and language learning: Cases in the ...

In recent years, the National Security Education Program (NSEP) has supported an increasing number of programs for teaching languages usi...

New technologies and language learning: Cases in the ...

Seven chapters describe how different types of technologies (e.g., Web, ITV, and audio- or video-based materials) are used to support language programs...

2002 Summer Institute evaluation: Heritage learners and national ...

Evaluation of the 2000 NFLRC Summer Institute, Heritage Learners and National Language Needs.

Proceedings 2000: Selected papers from the fourth college-wide ...

Selected papers from the annual college-wide conference for students in languages, linguistics and literatures at the University of Hawai...

Proceedings 1999: Selected papers from the third college-wide ...

Selected papers from the first college-wide conference for students in languages, linguistics and literatures

Motivation and second language acquisition

A wide range of theoretical and research methodological issues and also offer empirical results (both qualitative and quantitative) concerning the learning...

Voices and visions in global perspective: Selected papers ...

Selected papers from the first college-wide conference for students in languages, linguistics and literatures

Mind, language, and epistemology: Toward a language socialization ...

Karen Watson-Gegeo’s plenary talk lays out the issues involved and argues for a language socialization paradigm for second language acquisition that is ...

A focus on language test development: Expanding the ...

This volume presents eight research studies which introduce a variety of novel, non-traditional forms of second and foreign language assessment. To the extent..

2001 Summer Institute evaluation: Developing web-based foreign language ...

Evaluation of the 2001 NFLRC Summer Institute, Developing Web-Based Foreign Language Learning Environments.

2001 Summer Institute evaluation: Web-based workshops for advanced ...

Evaluation of the 2001 NFLRC Summer Institute, Web-Based Workshops for Advanced Reading & Writing Development & Maintenance.

2001 Summer Institute evaluation: Korean pedagogy workshop: Task-based ...

Evaluation of the 2001 NFLRC Summer Institute, Korean Pedagogy Workshop: Task-Based Language Teaching.

Community language resources: A handbook for teachers

The aim of the project is to capitalize on community language resources in developing programs and products to improve foreign language education. Approache ...

Motivation, reported strategy use, and preferences for activities ...

NFLRC carried out a series of large scale data collection at undergraduate level foreign language classrooms in the university. The main focus of this doc...

Shadowing and summarizing

Shadowing and summarizing are deceptively simple tasks that can greatly enhance learning. This video shows an actual class going through ...

Four perspectives on L2 pragmatic development

An increasing body of research examines the development of L2 learners' pragmatic ability. While some earlier longitudinal studies chart observed acquisi...

Japanese placement tests at the University of Hawai‘i: ...

First-rate placement procedures are important for effective teaching and learning in any language program because they help create classe...

2000 Summer Institute evaluation: Computer-based tests for less ...

Evaluation of the 2000 NFLRC Summer Institute, Computer-Based Tests for Less Commonly Taught Languages .

2000 Summer Institute evaluation: Performance-based Chinese language instruction

Evaluation of the 2000 NFLRC Summer Institute, Performance-Based Chinese Language Instruction.

Checklist: Evaluative criteria for computer-delivered language learning systems

The Multimedia Language Learning Software website was developed as a follow-up to the 1998 Invitational Symposium on Assessing and Advanc...

Bridging gaps with technology in the ITV classroom

This short presentation interpolates discussion of the implementation of desirable pedagogical principles in the interactive television-based foreign language..

Telecollaboration in foreign language learning: Proceedings of the ...

A sampling of presentations on electronic networking for foreign language teaching and research, including electronic discussion and conferencing, internatio...

LSEV: Learner self-evaluated videos

Regularly videotaping students’ conversations for them to analyze gives holistic data from which the students can learn and improve. LSE...

The role of phonological coding in reading Kanji: ...

Results and pedagogical implications of a study which she conducted on phonological coding in reading kanji using an eye-movement monitor. In addition...

Virtual connections: Online activities and projects for networking ...

Computer networking has created dramatic new possibilities for connecting language learners in a single classroom or across the globe. Th...

2014 NFLRC Summer Institute: Language for Specific Purposes ...

This document reports on, and evaluates the 2014 NFLRC Summer Institute: Language for Specific Purposes held at the University of Hawai‘i, Mānoa.

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