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Using mobile phones to support ELT in Bangladeshi schools

Power, Tom; Walsh, Christopher and Hedges, Claire (2012). Using mobile phones to support ELT in Bangladeshi schools. In: 46th Annual International IATEFL Conference and Exhibition, 19-23 March 2012, Glasgow.

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Using audio files on mobile phones, in a work-based programme of teacher professional development in Bangladesh, provides students and teachers—having little prior exposure to spoken English—a near native example of spoken English to enhance teaching and learning. External evaluation demonstrates this approach to TEFL is both cost-efficient and successful at helping students acquire higher levels of English language proficiency.

Item Type: Conference Item
Copyright Holders: 2012 The Authors
Academic Unit/Department: Education and Language Studies > Education
Other Departments > Development Office
Interdisciplinary Research Centre: Centre for Research in Education and Educational Technology (CREET)
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Item ID: 33446
Depositing User: Tom Power
Date Deposited: 19 Apr 2012 15:01
Last Modified: 24 Jul 2014 09:22
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