Text and Data Mining valid from 2018-08-22
Received: 17 June 2018
Accepted: 13 August 2018
First Online: 22 August 2018
: Wei-Chieh Fang is a doctoral student in Applied Linguistics in Education, Washington University in St Louis. He holds a master’s degree in Cognitive Psychology. His recent research explores the potential of using smartphones to facilitate communicative language teaching and the development of strategic competence in speaking. He has also worked on several projects exploring the effects of motion-sensing technology on language learning.Farhad A. K. Cassim is a lecturer in the General Education Center at National Yunlin University of Science and Technology. He is focused on teaching EFL to non-English major students. His interests include studying the interactional patterns between learners that make extensive acquisition possible, big data, and practical assessments.Dr. Nian-Shing Chen is Feng-Tay Chair Professor in the Department of Applied Foreign Languages, National Yunlin University of Science and Technology. His current research interests include educational robotcs; online synchronous teaching & learning; mobile & ubiquitous learning; Natural user interface & Game-based learning.
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