The parameter of particularity requires that any language pedagogy, to be relevant, must be sensitive to a particular group of teachers teaching a particular group of learners pursuing a particular set of goals within a particular institutional context embedded in a particular sociocultural milieu. From a pedagogic point of view, then, particularity is at once a goal and a process. It is a progressive advancement of means and ends. It is the ability to be sensitive to the local educational, institutional and social contexts in which L2 learning and teaching take place see Chapter 11 on ensuring social relevance.
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Open Access. About Us. English Deutsch. Sign In Create Profile. Advanced Search Help. Subject Areas Subject Areas. Beyond Methods: Macrostrategies for Language Teaching. Series: Yale Language Series. Overview Contents In this original book, B.
Kumaravadivelu presents a macrostrategic framework designed to help both beginning and experienced teachers develop a systematic, coherent, and personal theory of practice.
His book provides the tools a teacher needs in order to self-observe, self-analyze, and self-evaluate his or her own teaching acts. The framework consists of ten macrostrategies based on current theoretical, empirical, and experiential knowledge of second language and foreign language teaching.
These strategies enable teachers to evaluate classroom practices and to generate techniques and activities for realizing teaching goals. With checklists, surveys, projects, and reflective tasks to encourage critical thinking, the book is both practical and accessible. Teachers and future teachers, researchers, and teacher educators will find the volume indispensable. Add to Cart. Sign Up. Primary occupation. Subject area. Sign up for free. De Gruyter Mouton.
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Learn more about the actions Yale University Press is taking. Table of Contents PDF. Skip to main content. Description Reviews. In this original book, B.