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Pages: 200
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International Students in Higher Education
Language: en
Pages: 246
Authors: Vander Tavares
Categories: Education
Type: BOOK - Published: 2021-08-10 - Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield

This book sheds light on lived experience, identity construction, and language acquisition in presenting the portraits of four multilingual international students and of their university. It approaches the students’ experiences from a critical and holistic perspective that showcases experiences of challenge, resilience, and success.
Multidisciplinary Perspectives on International Student Experience in Canadian Higher Education
Language: en
Pages: 404
Authors: Vander Tavares
Categories: Education
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-10 - Publisher: IGI Global

Canada has become one of the most popular destinations for international students at the higher education level. A number of complex factors and trends, both in Canada and globally, have contributed to the emergence of Canada as a destination for international higher education. However, more research is still needed to

Routledge Encyclopedia of Language Teaching and Learning
Language: en
Pages: 714
Authors: Michael Byram
Categories: Foreign Language Study
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This reference work deals with all aspects of language teaching and learning and offers a comprehensive range of articles on the subject and its history. Themes covered include: methods and materials; assessment and testing and related disciplines.
Mobile Devices in Education: Breakthroughs in Research and Practice
Language: en
Pages: 1076
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Categories: Education
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As technology advances, mobile devices have become more affordable and useful to countries around the world. The use of technology can significantly enhance educational environments for students. It is imperative to study new software, hardware, and gadgets for the improvement of teaching and learning practices. Mobile Devices in Education: Breakthroughs