Paper by Ellen van den Broek accepted for publication

One of my PhD students, Ellen van den Broek, has had her second paper accepted for publication in The Language Learning Journal. It’s about stimulating language awareness in the foreign language classroom and involves a qualitative analysis of teachers’ self-reported practices. Congratulations, Ellen! Here’s the complete reference, DOI to follow once the paper’s online: Broek, […]

Artikel in Tijdschrift Taal over onze animatieclips

Afgelopen jaar hebben Gerrit Jan Kootstra en ik een drietal animatieclips over meertaligheid ontwikkeld voor basisschoolleerlingen en hun leerkrachten. In de laatste editie van Tijdschrift Taal introduceren we in dit artikel deze clips, bespreken we onderliggende wetenschappelijke achtergronden en doen we suggesties voor verwerkingsactiviteiten die bij de animatieclips passen. De clips staan gewoon op YouTube […]

Introducing the Kletsheads podcast

I’ve been a keen podcast listener for quite a few years. If I’m completely honest, my listening has mainly been restricted to BBC Radio 4 programmes and their spin-offs, but over the past year or so I’ve spread my podcast wings and started to listen to a wider variety, from the now classic American Serial […]

The 2in1 project is hiring!

At the 2in1 project we’re currently looking for students (or recent graduates) to help with various research projects testing bilingual and monolingual children. In particular, we’re looking for native speakers of Dutch, German and Turkish. We’re also looking for a (Research) Masters student to help out with coding and analysing some sentence repetition data. All […]