Blended Learning (BL) Approach for Language Teacher Preparation Program Delivery: Blending Online Learning (OL) with Face-to-Face (F2F) Classroom venue PROCEEDINGS
Martine Pellerin, University of Calgary, Alberta Canada, Canada
World Conference on Educational Multimedia, Hypermedia and Telecommunications, in Vancouver, Canada Publisher: AACE, Chesapeake, VA
This paper will examine the "blended learning" (BL) approach in higher education which combines online learning approach (OL) of program delivory with the face-to-face (F2F) traditional approach to language teacher preparation program delivery.The aim of this paper is three-fold: a) to provide understanding about the concept of BL approach and why it should be integrated into language teacher preparation program delivery; b) to explore how BL approach which combines (F2F) and (OL) experiences could promote co-construction of knowledge through dialogical inquiry-based and collaborative learning experiences; c) to provide examples and some guidelines for the implementation process of BL approach in language teacher preparation program delivery.
Pellerin, M. (2007). Blended Learning (BL) Approach for Language Teacher Preparation Program Delivery: Blending Online Learning (OL) with Face-to-Face (F2F) Classroom venue. In C. Montgomerie & J. Seale (Eds.), Proceedings of World Conference on Educational Multimedia, Hypermedia and Telecommunications 2007 (pp. 2294-2300). Chesapeake, VA: AACE. Retrieved March 9, 2014 from http://www.editlib.org/p/25690.
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