The Language Teacher - Issue 33.8; August 2009

Volume: 33
Issue No. 8
Date of publication: August 2009
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The Language Teacher

Copyright issues concerning Japan's university entrance exams
by Gregory Wheeler, Sapporo Medical University

Preparing Students for the Eiken interview test
by Andrew Oberg, Kochi University of Technology

Controversy over cooperative learning: An interview with Dr. George M. Jacobs
by Harumi Kimura, Temple University Japan

Book Reviews

Hemispheres 1-4
by Richmond Stroupe, Soka University

Career Development Corner

Application package pointers
by Mark Shrosbree, Tokai University

My Share

Your turn: Formulaic functions
by Joshua Cohen, Setsunan University

Developing vocabulary, improving written work, and enhancing computer use
by Simon Handy, Kyoto University of Foreign Studies


JACET 48th Annual Convention
by Chitose Asaoka, Chair, the Annual Convention Steering Committee

Conference report: The NEAR Language Education Conference in Niigata
by Howard Brown and David Coulson

Grassroots Outreach

Introducing a Team-Based Learning approach to classrooms in Japan
by Brent MacLaine

Showcase & Member's Profile

Showcase: Mark de Boer

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