Volume 9, Number 4 — March 2006

A Word from the Editors…

Feature Articles

Editor: Maggie Sokolik

How Well Are ESL Teachers Being Prepared to Integrate Technology in Their Classrooms?; Nancy Velazquez-Torres (28 Pgs) pdf (pdf)
The English Teacher as Facilitator and Authority; Shaun O’Dwyer (15 Pgs) pdf (pdf)


Editor: Jesús García Laborda

Normalization of CALL; Sophie Ioannou-Georgiou, Guest Editor pdf (pdf)

On the Internet

Editor: Vance Stevens

Podcasting: Audio on the Internet Comes of Age; Graham Stanley pdf (pdf)

Media Articles & Reviews

Editors: Thomas Delaney

An Author Responds: Understanding and Using English Grammar: Interactive; Reviewed by Betty Azar pdf (pdf)
Free Online Voice Chat Programs Revisited; Reviewed by Vicki Starfire pdf (pdf)
QQ+Concordance: An Analysis Tool For Text Research; Reviewed by Roland Sussex pdf (pdf)


Editor: Will Seng

Classroom Texts

Judith Kay and Rosemary Gelshenen (2004), Adventures in Literature: New Pathways in Reading; Reviewed by Kevin C. Browne pdf (pdf)
Jonathan Crowther (2005), Oxford Guide to British and American Culture (New Edition); Reviewed by Thinan Sangpanasthada pdf (pdf)

Literary Education

Stephen B. Kucer (2005), Dimensions of Literacy: A Conceptual Base for Teaching Reading and Writing in School Settings, 2nd edition ; Reviewed by Kelleen Toohey
pdf (pdf)

Stephen B. Kucer and Cecilia Silva (2006), Teaching the Dimensions of Literacy; Reviewed by Christopher Schroeder pdf (pdf)

Teacher Resource Books

Caroline Ho, Peter Teo & Tay May Yin, Eds. (2006), Teaching the General Paper: Strategies that Work; Reviewed by Peter I. De Costa pdf (pdf)
Joan Kelly Hall, Gergana Vitanova, and Ludmila Marchenkova, Eds. (2005), Dialogue with Bakhtin on Second and Foreign Language Learning: New Perspectives; Reviewed by Joanna Aroutian pdf (pdf)