Teaching by Principles: An Interactive Approach to Language Pedagogy

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Longman, 2001 - Language Arts & Disciplines - 480 pages
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"Teaching by Principles: An Interactive Approach to Language Pedagogy" is a widely acclaimed methodology text used in teacher education programs around the world. This user-friendly textbook offers a comprehensive survey of practical language teaching options, all firmly anchored in accepted principles of language learning and teaching. End-of-chapter exercises give readers opportunities to process material interactively. Suggested readings direct readers to important books and articles in the field.

This second edition of "Teaching by Principles" features: information about such current topics as strategies-based instruction, form-focused instruction, and critical pedagogy and social responsibility streamlined chapter organization a completely revised section on language assessment expanded references

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Review: Teaching by Principles: An Interactive Approach to Language Pedagogy

User Review  - Lisa - Goodreads

Used by Coalition for Teacher Training for ESL Course 1 and for ESL Course 2, in conjunction with handouts from and referrals to other sources. A classmate in ESL Course 2 showed me his Second Edition ... Read full review

Review: Teaching by Principles: An Interactive Approach to Language Pedagogy

User Review  - David - Goodreads

A required text for one of my last linguistics classes (thank God!) While interesting, language acquisition studies sometimes are so contradictory and approaches are sometimes at odds with each other ... Read full review

Contents

Beneath the Lesson
9
The Audiolingual Method
22
Topics for Discussion Action and Research
36
Copyright

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About the author (2001)

Dr. H. Douglas Brown, a professor in the MA-TESOL program at San Francisco State University, has written many articles, teacher training books, and textbooks on language pedagogy. A past president of TESOL and recipient of the James A. Alatis Award for Distinguished Service, Dr. Brown has lectured to English language teaching audiences around the world.

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