Computers in ESL: The Why and the How*

Claire Bradin Siskin
Michigan State University

Printed Resources:

Bradin, C. (1999) Instructional aspects of software evaluation. In J. Egbert & E. Hanson-Smith (Eds.), CALL Environments: Research, Practice, and Critical Issues. Alexandria: TESOL.
J. Egbert & Hanson-Smith , E. (Eds.) (1999). CALL Environments: Research, Practice, and Critical Issues. Alexandria: TESOL.
Hardisty, D. & S. Windeatt. (1989). CALL. Oxford: Oxford University Press.
Healey, D. (1994). Something to Do on Tuesday. Houston, TX: Athelstan.
Healey, D. & N. Johnson (Eds.). (1999) 1999 CALL IS Software List. Alexandria: TESOL.
Levy, M. (1997). Computer-Assisted Language Learning: Context and Conceptualization. Oxford: Clarendon.
Pennington, M. (Ed.) (1996). The Power of CALL. Houston, TX: Athelstan.
Warschauer, M. (Ed.). (1995). Virtual connections: On-line activities & projects for networking language learners. Honolulu, HI: Second Language Teaching & Curriculum Center, University of Hawai'i.

Internet Resources:

Claire Bradin Siskin Computer-Assisted Language Learning
Claire Bradin Siskin Word Processing-based Activities for a Language Class
Claire Bradin Siskin The Internet for ESL Teachers
Michigan Adult Learning & Technology Center  ESL in Corrections Homepage
Susan Gaer "Using Software in the Adult ESL Classroom"
Deborah Healey and Norman Johnson A Place to Start in Selecting Software.
Susan Imel "Using Technologies Effectively in Adult and Vocational Education"
  National Clearinghouse for ESL Literacy
"Worth a Visit" -- sites collected by the staff at the National Clearinghouse for ESL Literacy Education (NCLE)


TESOL CALL Interest Section:

*This page is a handout that I distributed at the ESL Conference, "Teaching ESL to Adults in the New Millennium," at the Center for Community Education in Holland, Michigan on February 17, 2000.

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