Volume 17, Number 2 – August 2013

A Word from the Editors…

Feature Articles

Editor: Maggie Sokolik

Nicole Fernandez & Albert Inserra, Disproportionate Classification of ESL Students in US Special Education; pdf (pdf)
Masoud Yazdani Moghaddam & Laleh Fakhraee Faruji, Cooperative Tasks and Lexical Development of EFL Learners; pdf (pdf)
Tariq Muhammad Bhatti, Teaching Reading Through Computer Assisted Language Learning; pdf (pdf)

On the Internet

Editor: Vance Stevens

Sean Dowling, Using Blogs to Share Learner-Generated Content, pdf (pdf)

Media Articles & Reviews

Editors: Thomas Delaney & Sarah Huffman

Al Tiyb Al Khaiyali, Advanced Composition for Non-Native Speakers of English, pdf (pdf)
Nadia Nsir & Sarah J. Debbek, Nik’s Learning Technology Blog, pdf (pdf)

Special Publication

Kató Lomb, Harmony of Babel: Interviews with Great Polyglots of Europe. Translated from the Hungarian by Ádám Szegi, edited by Scott Alkire. Berkeley, CA & Kyoto, Japan: TESL-EJ Publications, 2013. [PDF only]


Editors: Spencer Salas, Paul Fitchett & Okim Kang

Resources & Teacher Education

Larry Ferlazzo and Katie Hull Sypnieski (2012), The ESL/ELL Teacher’s Survival Guide: Read to Use Strategies, Tools, and Activities for Teaching All Levels; Reviewed by Grace Christino, pdf (pdf)
Peter Knapp and Megan Watkins (2005), Genre, Text, Grammar: Technologies for Teaching and Assessing Writing; Reviewed by Andy H. Clark, pdf (pdf)
Noël R. Houck & Donna H. Tatsuki (Eds.) (2011), Pragmatics: Teaching Natural Conversation; Reviewed by Ashley Gatens, pdf (pdf)
Jean-Paul Nerrière & David Hon (2009), Globish the World Over; Reviewed by Li-Tang Yu, pdf (pdf)
Jennifer Lynn Craig (2013), Integrating Writing Strategies in EFL/ESL University Contexts: A Writing-Across-the-Curriculum Approach; Reviewed by Alyssa Miller, pdf (pdf)
Aintzane Doiz, David Lasagabaster & Juan Manuel Sierra (Eds.) (2013), English-Medium Instruction at Universities: Global Challenges; Reviewed by Ali Karakaş, pdf (pdf)