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Applied Linguistics & Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages (TESOL)
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Applied Linguistics & Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages (TESOL)

In the Department of Arts & Humanities

Apple Lecture > Apple Lecture 2000

Apple Lecture 2000

2000 Andrew D. Cohen

Developing Language Ability: Can Old Dogs Learn New Tricks?

TESOL/AL Times Article
The TC TESOL/AL Programs inaugurate a new APPLE Lecture Series on Friday, April 14, 2000, with a talk by Andrew D. Cohen, Professor of Applied Linguistics in the English as a Second Language Department at the University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Professor Cohen’s talk is entitled Developing Language Ability: Can Old Dogs Learn New Tricks? He is currently Director of the federally funded National Language Research Center, housed within the Center of Advanced Research on Second Language Acquisition at UM, and Secretary General of the International Association of Applied Linguistics. He has published books and articles on language teaching, testing, learning strategies, bilingual education, and research methods.