Psychologist and the foreign-language teacher.

by W. M. Rivers

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Teaching English as a Foreign Language involves working abroad; therefore, working as a TEFL teacher involves living in a foreign country, either temporarily, for the completion of a specific job, or permanently, as a freelancer or contracted employee. TEFL may involve private tutoring or working in language and state schools for larger groups. This book explores key areas of educational and social psychology and considers their relevance to language teaching, using activities and questions for reflection. Issues discussed include learners' and teachers' beliefs about how a subject should be learned and taught, relationships with others, and the role of emotions in learning. The article presents some historical facts of applying psychological theories in foreign language teaching underlining the importance of a teacher’s professional language competence, factors of accounting of educational subject particularities and individual peculiarities of learners, especially motivation in learning foreign languages. As co-director of the foreign language program, Japanese teacher and academic advisor, she actively participated in the school community and learned a way to build a non-profit organization based on consensus. She continues this engagement through teaching psychology at a charter high school. She is a creative and passionate teacher.

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Halfway through the second chapter of The Psychologist and the Foreign Language Teacher, I began having flashbacks.

Putting on a coat and tie. Walking to class on a clear bright day, carrying a briefcase. Walking to class on a rainy day, whistling, holding an umbrella.

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Psychology for Language Teachers examines the field of educational psychology and considers various ways in which a deeper understanding of this discipline can help language teachers.

The first part presents an overview of educational psychology, and discusses how different approaches to psychology have influenced language teaching methodology. This book, even more than The Psychologist and the Foreign-Language Teacher, demonstrates her ability to identify and synthesize the multiple studies and theories of language and learning.

It presents an exhaustive discussion of the four basic skills of listening, speaking, reading, and writing; as well as chapters on various methodologies and. The audio-lingual method, Army Method, or New Key, is a method used in teaching foreign is based on behaviorist theory, which postulates that certain traits of living things, and in this case humans, could be trained through a system of correct use of a trait would receive positive feedback while incorrect use of that trait would receive negative.

In 20 libraries. Since its original publication inRivers's comprehensive and practical text has become a standard reference for both student teachers and veteran instructors. All who wish to draw from the most recent thinking in the field will welcome this new edition.

Methodology is appraised, followed up by discussions on such matters as keeping students of differing. Psychologist.

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He holds two AA’s from Palomar College, a BA from Columbia University, and an MFA from Bennington College. He also attended Broward College. Author Rivers, Wilga M Subjects Languages, Modern - Study and teaching.; Language and languages - Study and teaching - Psychological aspects.; Psycholinguistics.

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Use advanced search Foreign language. This book introduces readers to the principles of a fairly new branch of psychology – positive psychology – and demonstrates how they can be applied in the context of second language acquisition in a natural environment and in instructed foreign language (FL) learning.

It is probably best to start off by stating what this book is not. It is not a book on second language acquisition or language teaching, nor is it a book detailing classroom activities for teachers to use.

Rather it is a book about psychology for foreign language teachers (at. The present contribution offers an overview of a new area of research in the field of foreign language acquisition, which was triggered by the introduction of Positive Psychology (PP) (MacIntyre and Gregersen, ).For many years, a cognitive perspective had dominated research in applied by: 3.

How can foreign language learners develop their metacognitive skills? By adapting a mentally active attitude towards the process of language learning.

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He proposed his ideas to a teacher. They married and raised three chess grandmasters, two of them became record-breakers and one even became the first female to beat the top ranked male (Gary Kasporov).