Universities Won’t Fix Distance Education—And They Might Endanger Elearning Forever

As many institutions that are currently in crisis, universities were on a downward slope the coronavirus would only make steeper. With skyrocketing tuition costs, the […]

Social Authentication and Teacher-Student Motivational Synergy

I am very happy to announce the publication of my 3rd book (4th if you include poetry). This book talks about social authentication, which (following […]

Self-Determination Theory in the Modern Age

With so much new research and technology, it’s worth reviewing Self-Determination Theory as well. Is this groundbreaking theory still relevant, or should it be sent […]

The 1st J-CLIL Annual Bilingual Conference: CLIL pedagogy for multilingual and multicultural contexts

Authenticity and motivation in soft CLIL 2018 J-CLILPinner_authenticity Short Abstract This talk discusses materials in CLIL, specifically looking at the issue of authenticity, which is […]

The 3 Preferred Employee Bonuses

Bestowing bonuses on employees you value and who perform to the maximum time and time again is an important component of any corporate culture. After […]

FAAPI 2017: Authenticity as a continuum in the global context

Thank you to everyone who attended the FAAPI conference and watched my talk about the Authenticity Continuum. You can download the slides and references from […]

#GuildChat for 07/7/17: Learning Independence

Our next #GuildChat takes place Friday, July 7th at 11AM PT/2PM ET. This week’s topic is Learning Independence Here in the US we just celebrated Independence […]

The Future of Foreign Language Education in a Global World: Exploring Motivation and Autonomy

Part 1: The Future of English Motivation in a Global World The International Symposium held at the University of Toyama on February 19th 2017 was […]

International Symposium on Language, Autonomy and Motivation in Toyama

The Future of Foreign Language Education in a Global World: Exploring Motivation and Autonomy Dr Ema Ushioda will be in Toyama, Japan in February giving […]

Reconceptualising Authenticity for English as a Global Language

This book examines the concept of authentic English in today’s world, where cultures are in constant interaction and the English language works as a binding […]

A Research Based Collaboration Platform Blueprint for Organizations

Organizations are increasingly supplementing formal learning methods with informal learning initiatives. This is because we face a highly dynamic workplace, where each day, we deal […]

The Worst Nightmare: Rolling out Collaboration Platforms that No One Uses

Thinking of rolling out a collaboration platform to the entire organization? Think again. Do you really need to roll it out to everyone at one […]

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