Developing a Pedagogically Meaningful E-tutor Training Program for Cyber Face-to-Face Language Teaching

@article{Chen2008DevelopingAP,
  title={Developing a Pedagogically Meaningful E-tutor Training Program for Cyber Face-to-Face Language Teaching},
  author={Nian-Shing Chen and Yuping Wang and Shelly Ping-Ju Wu and Mike Levy},
  journal={2008 Eighth IEEE International Conference on Advanced Learning Technologies},
  year={2008},
  pages={361-365}
}
This study explores essential processes for developing a pedagogically meaningful e-tutor training program for online synchronous language teaching. The pedagogical values of synchronous cyber classroom for language teaching are addressed and detailed descriptions of an online training program conducted for language teachers in a synchronous classroom teaching environment are presented. Forum postings regarding how teacher participants engaged with these processes and reflections on their own… CONTINUE READING

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