How Words are Formed in the Brain: Research Report and Video

15/08/2017

Awesome info:  Neuroscientists create ‘atlas’ showing how words are organised in the brain at https://www.theguardian.com/science/2016/apr/27/brain-atlas-showing-how-words-are-organised-neuroscience?CMP=share_btn_fb


Reading is an Amazing Brain Success!

06/07/2017

I recently presented a session on ESL reading and talked about this very topic.  Read more in UVA Psychologist Calls Reading ‘Miraculous.’ His New Book Explains WhyUVA PSYCHOLOGIST CALLS READING ‘MIRACULOUS.’ HIS NEW BOOK EXPLAINS WHY at https://news.virginia.edu/content/uva-psychologist-calls-reading-miraculous-his-new-book-explains-why


Research Study: Immigrant Experience

20/05/2017

Interesting reading in I Came Here to Learn. THE ACHIEVEMENTS AND EXPERIENCES OF MASSACHUSETTS STUDENTS WHOSE FIRST LANGUAGE IS NOT ENGLISH  at http://gradnation.americaspromise.org/report/i-came-here-to-learn.  Free download.  Excerpt:

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Grandma Told You so. Or Fire and Wire

05/05/2017

Research about the importance of repetition for learning in Repetition a key factor in language learning at https://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2017/05/170502084630.htm.  Excerpt: The dissertation is available online in this website: https://helda.helsinki.fi/handle/10138/178917


Are the 4 Competences Sufficient to Explain Things: LINGUISTIC COMPETENCE

17/04/2017

Discussion of Hyme’s (1972) and more:  http://www.edumaxi.com/what-is-linguistic-competence/

 

 


Brand New Action Research Narrated PPT: ESL Collaborative Reading Strategies

17/04/2017

By one of my graduate studentsScreenshot 2017-04-17 11.34.48:

 


Brand-New Action Research Narrated PPT Presentation: ESL Programs in Rural US Schools

17/04/2017

By one of my grad students:

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