Accession Number : ADA159908


Title :   Basic Skills Resource Center: A Descriptive Study of Learning Strategy Applications by English-as a-Second-Langage Students and Teachers in the Army


Descriptive Note : Interim rept. Feb 1982-Dec 1984


Corporate Author : INTERAMERICA RESEARCH ASSOCIATES INC ROSSLYN VA


Personal Author(s) : O'Malley, J M ; Kupper, L ; Chamot, A U ; Stewner-Manzanares, G ; Russo, R P


Full Text : https://apps.dtic.mil/dtic/tr/fulltext/u2/a159908.pdf


Report Date : May 1985


Pagination or Media Count : 155


Abstract : A part of the Basic Skills Resource Center research component, the research effort described in this report was designed to analyze the range and type of learning strategies used by ESL (English as a Second Language) students and teachers in the Army and determine the potential for performing a training study of learning strategies in military ESL classrooms. Data collected through personal interviews with students, teachers, and program administrators; classroom observations; and student background questionnaires are synthesized and summarized.


Descriptors :   *LANGUAGE , *LEARNING , *SKILLS , ARMY TRAINING , BACKGROUND , INTERVIEWING , OBSERVATION , QUESTIONNAIRES , RESOURCES , SCHOOLS , STRATEGY , STUDENTS


Subject Categories : Linguistics
      Psychology


Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE