Computer-mediated communication: CONNECTing in a multiliterate flat world

Presenter (s): 

Jeong-Bae Son, Vance Stevens, Andrew Lian, Debra Hoven, Klaus-Dieter Rossade, Siew Ming Thang

This panel explores CMC with reflections of panel members’ experiences in CMC. Issues such as the potential and recent development of CMC, the use of synchronous conferencing tools, blogs and wikis, the development of a generic module for training online tutors, and CMC in language teacher education and professional development will be discussed.