Why EFL Action Research Matters
This page relates to a talk with the above title given by Richard Smith at the invitation of the British Council Chile in Santiago on 9 January 2013.
The talk launched the British Council Chile 'Champion Teachers - Action Research Project',
Here are Photos from the event and subsequent two-day workshop for Chilean secondary school teachers,
Handout with references and links
Freely available sources of EFL research reports
3) Additional references (not included in handouts but mentioned during the talk):
Smith, R. with Knagg, J. 2012. ‘The State of ELT Research in the UK (Part I)’. ELT Research 26: 5-7. Online: http://resig.weebly.com/issue-26.html
Bullock, D. 2012. ‘Discovering research – a teacher-friendly approach’. Workshop at IATEFL Conference, Glasgow.ork
Carr, W. and Kemmis, S. 1986. Becoming Critical: Knowing through Action Research. Geelong, Victoria: Deakin University.
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