Robert Godwin-Jones  
School of World Studies
College of Humanities & Sciences
Virginia Commonwealth University
  • Lafayette Hall, Room 317
  • 312 N. Shafer Street
  • P.O. Box 842021
  • Richmond, VA 23284
    • Tel: (804) 827-1111
    • Fax: (804) 828-0127
G-J avatar Interim Director
English Language Program
Global Education Office
Virginia Commonwealth University
  • Franklin Street Gym, Room 222B
  • 817 W. Franklin Street
  • P.O. Box 843043
  • Richmond, VA 23284
    • Tel: (804) 828-1021
    • Fax: (804) 828-2552

Journal columns: Language Learning & Technology
Blog entries: Communicating Across Cultures
  • "Online Language Instruction with Tablets and E-books", China Computer-Aided Language Learning (ChinaCALL), November, 2014
  • "Current Trends in Internet-based Language Learning", Globalization and Localization in Computer-Assisted Language Learning (GloCALL), Ahmedabad, India, October, 2014
  • "Restructuring Language Instruction for Learner Autonomy", Globalization and Localization in Computer-Assisted Language Learning (GloCALL), Ahmedabad, India, October, 2014
  • "Intersections: Language, Culture, & Technology", Science and Heritage Initiative (SandHI Project), Kharagpur, India, October, 2014
  • "Creating e-books for Language Learning and International Studies", Quality Matters/SoftChalk Annual Conference, Baltimore, Maryland, October, 2014
  • "Rethinking Intermediate Language Instruction Through a Modular E-textbook", Technology for Second Language Learning Conference, Ames, Iowa, September, 2014
  • "Guiding Learner Autonomy: The Teacher's Role in Self-Directed Language Learning", Joint Conference of Linguistics Society of Southern Africa, Southern African Applied Linguistics Association, & South African Association for Language Teaching, Johannesburg, June, 2014
  • "Packaging Interactive Learning Content for Universal Access", IMS Learning Impact Leadership Institute (track: ‘OER, EPUB, MOOCs, and Digital Content’), New Orleans, May, 2014
  • "Creating a Mobile Course Companion to supplement a Course Website", Online Learning Summit, Richmond, May, 2014
  • "Using Open Educational Resources (OER) to make MOOCs truly open, Online Learning Summit, Richmond, May, 2014
  • "Creating e-books, courseware, or OER for Language Learning with HTML5 and ePub3", CALICO Conference, Ohio University, Athens, May, 2014
  • Invited panelist, “Open Scholarship”, OpenVCU Sympoisum, Richmond, March, 2014
  • Invited panelist, “E-text, App Integration, and Widgets”, EDUPUB2 Workshop on Digital Publishing for Education, Salt Lake City, February, 2014
  • Invited conference keynote, "New Technologies for Language Learning", International Conference on Smart Learning Environments, Seoul National University, Seoul, Korea, May, 2013
  • "Learner Autonomy", CALICO Conference, May, 2013, University of Hawaii
  • "Communicating Across Cultures", Online Course Showcase, VCU Center for Teaching Effectiveness, February, 2013
  • "Teaching With the Grimm Brothers Fairy Tales. Annual Conference, Foreign Language Association of Virginia, October, 2012
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