Essays about: "Native Speaker Ideal"

Found 3 essays containing the words Native Speaker Ideal.

  1. 1. Teacher and Student Attitudes Towards Implementing the Lingua Franca Core Approach to Pronunciation Instruction

    University essay from Malmö universitet/Lärande och samhälle

    Author : Warsame; [2020]
    Keywords : Teacher attitudes; Student attitudes; Implementation of LFC; English as a Lingua Franca; English as an International Language; EFL;

    Abstract : In Swedish National Agency for Education’s (Skolverket) steering documents, there is little to no mention on how pronunciation should be taught in Swedish schools. There is, however, a focus on intelligibility. READ MORE

  2. 2. Benefits and Challenges of Teaching English as an International Language

    University essay from Malmö universitet/Lärande och samhälle

    Author : Elena Tizzano; Agnes Rauer; [2018]
    Keywords : English as an international language; World Englishes; teaching; benefits; challenges;

    Abstract : During our early part of teacher education, we had the opportunity to learn about teaching English with a global approach in order to reflect the worldwide spread and use of English around the world. However, during our teacher practice we noticed that teachers often tend to maintain a rather traditional focus on English speaking countries such as, the United States and the United Kingdom. READ MORE

  3. 3. Filipino EFL Teachers Working Abroad: Some benefits and downsides for English teachers working abroad

    University essay from Malmö högskola/Lärarutbildningen

    Author : Crisdella Pastera Frederiksen; [2014]
    Keywords : English as a foreign language; Native Speaker Ideal; Native and Non native English speaking teachers;

    Abstract : This paper investigates foreign born teachers working as EFL educators and their attitudes towards teaching as well as their roles in teaching the English language. The purpose of this study is to examine what motivates EFL teachers to work abroad and to explore why they are highly valued in non-English speaking countries. READ MORE