Volume 16, Number 1 — June 2012

A Word from the Editors…

Feature Articles

Editor: Maggie Sokolik

Greta Gorsuch, International Teaching Assistants’ Experiences in Educational Cultures and Their Teaching Beliefs; pdf (pdf)
Martin Andrew, Authentic Cultural and Linguistic Learning through Practicum in a Nursing Home; pdf (pdf)
Jan Pierce, Using Geosemiotic Analysis to Explore Power and Interaction in ESL Classrooms; pdf (pdf)

On the Internet

Editor: Vance Stevens

Sheila Adams, Matt Montagne, Jose Rodriguez, & Vance Stevens, Collaborative Learning for Teachers and Students: Earth Day and Earthbridges, pdf (pdf)

Media Articles & Reviews

Editors: Thomas Delaney & Sarah Huffman

Sonia Isabel Lopez-Lopez, Rosetta Stone TOTALe® K-12: Spanish, Latin America, pdf (pdf)
Eman Elturki, It’s Your Job, pdf (pdf)


Editors: Spencer Salas & Paul Fitchett

Resources & Teacher Education

Elizabeth J. Meyer (2009), Gender, Bullying, and Harassment: Strategies To End Sexism And Homophobia In Schools; Reviewed by Toni Batts,

Jeffery D. Wilhelm & Bruce Novak (2011), Teaching Literacy for Love and Wisdom: Being the Book and Being the Change; Reviewed by Corie Crouch, pdf (pdf)
Margarita Espino Calderón & Liliana Minaya-Rowe (2011), Preventing Long Term ELs: Transforming Schools to Meet Core Standards; Reviewed by Morgan Maris, pdf (pdf)
Kristin Lems, Leah D. Miller, & Tenena M. Soro (2010), Teaching Reading to English Language Learners: Insights from Linguistics; Reviewed by Charlotte Remmel, pdf (pdf)
Xuesong (Andy) Gao (2010), Strategic Language Learning: The Roles of Agency and Context; Reviewed by Audrey Roberson, pdf (pdf)
Hossein Nassaji & Sandra Fotos (2011), Teaching Grammar in Second Language Classrooms: Integrating Form-Focused Instruction in Communicative Context ; Reviewed by Shogo Sakurai, pdf (pdf)
Helen Basturkmen (2010), Developing Courses in English for Specific Purposes; Reviewed by Javad Gholami & Masoume Dusti, pdf (pdf)