TESOL Voices: Insider Accounts of Classroom Life

Beatrix Burghardt, Megan H. Connolly
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In this volume of the TESOL Voices series, authors give readers a front-row seat into current policy, practice, and theory in language education - from diverse classrooms all over the world. Through personal narratives shared by teachers and students like, find out how it feels to be a bewildered, foreign-born student trying to learn the academic culture of an American university while simultaneously learning the language. Understand the impact of stereotypes through a letter exchange between Cambodian and Japanese students. Explore the importance of peer- and self-editing in writing cases—and how teachers in South Korea guide their students through the process.