(Last updated : 2019-05-17 16:32:30)
  WARING Robert
   Position   Professor
■ Profile
Seishin is a great place to learn English. We have seven full-time Native English teachers to help you develop your English. Students have a lot of opportunities to practice their English in our computer assisted language laboratory and by reading books and listening to CDs from our special library.
■ Academic background
1. 1994/09~1999/06 〔Doctoral course〕, The University of Wales (Swansea), U.K., Completed, Ph.D The University of Wales (Swansea), UK
2. 1992/08~1993/07 〔Master degree program〕, M. Ed. Temple University, Completed
■ Book and thesis
1. 2014/02 Article Extensive Reading in Korea: 10 Years and Going Strong, In Pinto, M (Ed.) Proceedings of KOTESOL 2012  (Single) 
2. 2013/09 Book Extensive Reading and Graded Readers   (Single) 
3. 2013/09 Article The relationship between speed reading and extensive reading Extensive Reading Journal 6(2),pp.20 (Single) 
4. 2012/09 Article Announcing MoodleReader version 2 Extensive Reading World Congress Proceedings 1,pp.168-171 (Collaboration) 
5. 2011/09 Book The Importance of Being Extensive ABAX Additions  (Single) 
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■ Lecturer and lecture
1. 2019/02/03 The in's and out's of writing graded readers
2. 2014/05/19 Extensive Reading at Junior High School (Osaka)
3. 2014/05/17 Dealing with Vocabulary in the Foreign Language Classroom (Notre Dame Seishin University)
4. 2014/05/10 Dealing with Vocabulary (Matsuyama)
5. 2014/03 Extensive Reading and Listening and the Foreign Language Curriculum (Temple University Japan, Osaka)
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■ Belonging society
1. Arabia TESOL
2. English Teachers in Japan
3. Extensive Reading Foundation
4. Japan Association of Language Teachers
5. Japan Extensive Reading Association
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■ Activity in society
1. 2013/03 A no-catch way to learn to read easy booksLink
■ Educational ability
● Made textbook and teaching material
1. Basic English Grammar in Use by Cambridge University Press
2. Footprint Reading Library by Heinle Cengage 108 titles
3. Foundations Reading Library by Heinle Cengage 57 titles
4. Pageturners by Heinle Cengage 50 titles
5. Sequences by Heinle Cengage (with Julian Thomlinson and Phil Woodall) 5 titles