Online Reading and Vocabulary Environments – present and future

Rob Waring
Saturday, 11 May 2013 - 6:30pm to 8:00pm

The presentation starts by reviewing some of the better currently available online learning and vocabulary environments leading to a set of principles that good online learning environments should adhere to. There will be some suggestions made for how these environments might best be developed for the suture needs of L2 learners.

Rob Waring is an acknowledged expert in Extensive Reading and second language vocabulary acquisition. He has presented and published widely on these topics. He is Associate Professor at Notre Dame Seishin University in Okayama, Japan. Professor Waring is an Executive Board member of the Extensive Reading Foundation.