Thomas Raith 12.03.16 (1)

I have conducted research in the area of Teaching English as a Foreign Language (TEFL) since 2006. My current research focuses on two main topics: digital media in language teaching and task based language teaching.

Current Research Areas:

  • Digital media use and teacher education
  • Task-based language teaching
  • Cultural studies and diversity in foreign language teaching
  • Teacher education and teacher development

 

Ongoing Research Projects:

Mit digitalen Medien unterrichten
(Digital media in language teaching)

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Goal:
Develop, evaluate and promote new ways of supporting teachers to develop digital media competences for their classrooms.

Role:
Principal investigator

Duration:
2014-2018

Funding:
Akademie für Innovative Bildung und Management Heilbronn-Franken gemeinnützige GmbH – aim