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    • Technology and English Language Learning
    • Why Technology? Exposes learning language environment with low cost Responds to individuals’ needs  Offers non-threatening learning atmosphere  Provides authentic materials
    • Understanding the needs of languagelearners  Vocabulary development  Improved pronunciation  Exposure to authentic writing  Attention to phrasing and punctuations
    • Understanding the needs of languagelearners  Multi-sensory learning  Development of autonomy as a learner  Improvement of conversational competence  Exposure to cultural contexts
    • Technology Facilities  Microcomputers  Handheld technologies  Display technologies Imaging technologies Peripherals External storage
    • Beneficial Software Tutorial programs Videoconferencing Electronic interactive storybooks Learning games Microsoft Office
    • Beneficial Software  Podcasts  Radio Broadcasts  Translation programs  Drill-and-practice programs  Simulations  Internet software
    • Technological features and learners’ skills Multi-sensory support Opportunities to hear authentic texts across all subject areas Pronunciation and vocabulary instruction Fluency training
    • Technological features and learners’ skills Multiple exposures to the same text Note-taking features improving comprehension Writing and proofreading Independent access to materials
    • Problems from using technology Technology overuse and misuses Malware  Viruses  Spyware  Spam
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    • References Houghton Mifflin Harcourt. (2013). On our way to English. Retrieved from http://www.hmheducation.com/onourwaytoenglish/index.php#1 Imagine Learning. (2013). Cost-cutting technology #5: computer-based interventions. Retrieved from http://www.imaginelearning.com/blog/index.php/tag/educational-software/ Kurzweil Educational Systems. (2004). Using technology as a solution for English language learners in higher education. Retrieved from http://www.kurzweiledu.com/files/kurzweil-3000- ell-higher-ed.pdf Pearson. (2013). ELLIS: a digital learning ELL curriculum. Retrieved from http://www.pearsonschool.com/index.cfm?locator=PSZyMo Roblyer M.D. & Doering A.H. (2013). Integrating educational technology into teaching. Pearson Education, Inc. Sisson, G. (2012). Improving technology use in K-12 grades. Retrieved form http://www.eduguide.org/library/viewarticle/1374 Techieliz. (2012). English learning made easy. Retrieved from http://www.techieliz.com/2012/03/english-learning-made-easy/