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SLA Theory

John sent this: Ben, I thought you'd either be horrified or entertained by the description of a panel at this year's upcoming American Philological Association meeting. It is called "After Krashen." What amazes me is that the working assumption seems to be

This content from a recent response by Robert to Jody on http://www.benslavic.com/blog/2011/12/05/ohio-may-have-a-problem/ cannot be ignored so I am reposting it here as a blog entry: I have to agree with Jody. Most programs ignore the importance of the conversation, i.e. the interpersonal component. I also question

Hi Ben! My brother sent this to me. It's a series of "experiments" by Volkswagen (gotta love the Germans!) showing that fun changes behavior. (That's the fun theory.) I'm sending the link to the piano episode. They also did this with