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CURRENT POSITION

RECENT PUBLICATIONS

RECENT PRESENTATIONS

 

CURRENT POSITION     (return to top)

 

2004-present

  • Associate Professor, Department of Linguistics, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

RECENT PUBLICATIONS     (return to top)

  • Dooly M. & Sadler, R. (2013). "Filling in the gaps: Linking theory and practice through telecollaboration in teacher education”. ReCALL.

  • Sadler, R. (2013). “Real ethical Issues in Virtual World research”. In C. Mallinson, B. Childs, & G. Van Herk, eds., Data Collection in Sociolinguistics:  Methods and Applications. Oxford: Routledge

  • Sadler, R. (2012). “Virtual Worlds: An overview and pedagogical examination”. Bellaterra Journal of Teaching & Learning Language & Literature. 5(1), (2012) pp. 1-22.

  • Sadler, R. & Dooly, M. (2012) “Language learning in Virtual Worlds: Research and practice”. In M. Thomas, H. Reinders, & M. Warschauer, eds., Contemporary Computer-Assisted Language Learning. (2012). London & New York: Continuum.

  • Sadler, R. Virtual Worlds, telecollaboration, and language learning:  From theory to practice, Bern:  Peter Lang, (2012). 

  • Sadler, R. and Nurmukhamedov, U. (2011).  Podcasts in Four Categories: Applications to Language Learning. In B. Facer & M. Abdous, eds., Academic Podcasting and Mobile Assisted Language Learning: Applications and Outcomes. Hershey:  IGI Global.

  • Sadler, R. “Can You Build This?  Virtual Construction For Language Learning in Second Life”.  In L. Stone & C Wilson-Duff, eds., Task-Based III: Expanding the Range of Tasks with Online Resources. IALT (2009), pp. 212-226.

  • Sadler, R. & Eröz, B.  (2009).  Comparing Six Video Chat Tools: A Critical Evaluation by Language Teachers.  Computers & Education.

  • Sadler, R. and Eröz, B. (2008). Training Language Teachers in the Theoretical and Practical Applications of Message Boards.  In M. Dooly, ed., New Technologies.  Newcastle upon Tyne:  Cambridge Scholars Press.

  • Sadler, R. (2009). Can You Build This?  Virtual Construction For Language Learning in Second Life. In L. Stone & C Wilson-Duff, eds,  Task-Based III: Expanding the Range of Tasks with Online Resources. IALT.

  • Sadler, R. (2007). Computer-mediated communication and a cautionary tale of two cities.  CALICO Journal.

RECENT PRESENTATIONS     (return to top)

  • Sadler, R. & Dooly, M.  (February 2005). “Computer-supported collaborative learning between a Spanish and an American university.”  Conference of English, American, and Canadian Studies 2005, Brno, Czech Republic.    

  • Sadler, R. (March 2006). “The good, the bad, and the ugly of CMC.” Teachers of English to Speakers of Other Languages 2006, Tampa, Florida, U.S.A.

  • Sadler, R. (May 2006).  “Computer-Mediated Communication:  An International Collaboration.”  9th METU International English Language Teaching Convention, ‘The Fusion of Theory and Practice,’ Ankara, Turkey (via teleconference).

  • Sadler, R. & Eröz, B. (September 2006).   “Computer-Mediated Communication and Language Learning: From Theory to Practice.”  EUROSLA 16, Antalya, Turkey

  • Sadler, R. (May 2007).  “Going Beyond Podcasting with Live Webcasting.”  CALICO, San Marcos, TX.

  • Sadler, R. (May 2007).  “Computer-Mediated Communication and Video Chat.”  CALICO, San Marcos, TX.

  • Sadler, R. (April 2008). “Virtual Worlds and Language Learning.” CALICO, San Francisco, CA.

  • Sadler, R. & Nurmukhamedov, U. (April 2008). “Task-Based Language Teaching and Second Life:  The reality of learning a language in a virtual world.” CALICO, San Francisco, CA.

  • Sadler, R. (September 2008).  “How is Computer-Mediated Communication actually being used in the classroom?” EUROCALL, Székesfehérvár, Hungary.

  • Sadler, R. (September 2008). “Ethical standards for research in Virtual Worlds: A call to virtual arms.” EUROCALL, Székesfehérvár, Hungary.

  • Sadler, R. et al. (March 2009).  “Virtual Worlds for newbies: An introduction to life, living, and teaching in Virtual Environments.” CALICO, Tempe, AZ.

  • Sadler, R. et al. (March 2009). “Virtual Worlds for advanced users: Beyond the basics.”  CALICO, Tempe, AZ.

  • Sadler, R. & Nurmukhamedov, U. (March 2009). “Academic corpora to enhance the revision process:  The Google alternative.” CALICO, Tempe, AZ.

  • Sadler, R., Canfield, D. & Kaplan-Rakowski, R. (March 2009). “CALL in Second Life: Instructional strategies and activities for language learning in a Virtual World.” CALICO, Tempe, AZ.

  • Sadler, R., Goertler, S., & Sykes, J. (March 2009). “Putting CMC into practice.” CALICO, Tempe, AZ.

  • Sadler, R. (April, 2009).  “The Shoulds, Whys, and Hows of performing research in Virtual Worlds.”  Eurocall regional workshop on CMC, Leon, Spain (presented virtually).

  • Sadler, R., Canfield, D. & Kaplan-Rakowski, R. (March 2009). “CALL in Second Life: Instructional strategies and activities for language learning in a Virtual World,” CALICO, Tempe, AZ.

  • Rodriguez, J., Silva, K., & Sadler, R. (June, 2010).  “Capturing video, audio, and text in Second Life:  A hands-on experience,” CALICO, Amherst, MA.

  • Sadler, R. & Davies, G. (June, 2010).  “Holodecks as educational environments, or how to teach in Second Life for (almost) free,” CALICO, Amherst, MA.

  • Sadler, R. & Dooly, M. (June, 2010).  “Joint reflection on teaching practice through telecollaboration: Perspectives for teacher training and professional development,” CALICO, Amherst, MA.

  • Sadler, R. (June, 2010). “Virtual Worlds:  Taking the broad (virtual) perspective,” CALICO, Amherst, MA.

  • Sadler, R. (May 2013). “Machinima Enhanced Language Learning: Getting Your Virtual Feet Wet,” CALICO, Honolulu, HI.

  •   Sadler, R. (May 2013). “Techniques and Tools for Conducting Research with Multi-Modal CMC Data,” CALICO, Honolulu, HI.

  • Sadler, R., Faivre, S., & Kierski, J. (March, 2014). “iELF: An online international language learning resource.” Teachers of English to Speakers of Other Languages.
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