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Learner Autonomy: A Guide to Developing Learner Responsibility (Cambridge Handbooks for Language Teachers)
Learner Autonomy offers practical guidance on helping learners realise that their contribution to the teaching-learning process is crucial. It also encourages them to take an active role in their own learning. Rather than advocating radical changes in Classroom Management, it focuses on the gradual process of changing learner attitudes. The activities are designed to devel ...more
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I realized early on in this book that I would not be able to apply the entire methodology discussed in this book into my classroom. The authors discuss the three steps of promoting learning autonomy which are: raising awareness, changing attitudes and transferring roles. The biggest reason for why I would not be able to do prescribed is that I have one particular group of students for two months before they move on. Also, in these two months I don't have much breathing room to add in very much t ...more