AboutMintra Puripunyavanich is a lecturer in the Division of English for Business at Chulalongkorn University Language Institute. Currently, she serves as Chair of Thailand Extensive Reading Association (TERA) and a committee member of Thailand TESOL. Her research interests include extensive reading, materials development, and English for Economics and Business.
Language Skills Unfolding Online Extensive Reading Attitudes and Experiences of Freshmen more
Sat, Nov 13, 15:25-15:50 Asia/Tokyo
In Thailand, implementing an extensive reading program (ERP) at a university level is relatively new, especially with the integration of an online library. After two semesters of the ERP implementation at a large public university in Bangkok, a study has been conducted to investigate freshmen’s attitudes toward extensive reading, and experiences in reading graded readers online on Xreading.com. Students’ feedback will shed light on what needs to be done to improve the ERP.
Non-Teaching Area Panel Discussion and Closing Ceremony more
Mon, Nov 15, 16:00-17:00 Asia/Tokyo
The end of the show, and we will welcome some of our plenary, featured, and invited guest speakers to offer some final words and reflections on the conference. Audience participants will be encouraged to ask questions and offer insights of their own. After the panel discussion we will hear about what is to come for JALT2022!