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Insight into Learner-Generated Materials

  • Assia Slimani-Rolls
  • Richard Kiely
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Abstract

This chapter describes a critical evaluation of learner-generated materials. The goal is to understand better why students respond well to creating their own materials and why they embrace the process of ‘sharing’ their self-generated content with other students and the teacher. The account illustrates how this contributes to enhanced good quality of life in the classroom. The study provides a description of the EP classroom research strategies used, examples of student feedback and evaluation of the local pedagogy, and the ways in which students were included in the research process.

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Institute of Languages and CultureRegent’s University LondonLondonUK
  2. 2.Modern Languages and LinguisticsUniversity of SouthamptonSouthamptonUK

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