Asst. Prof. Tuncer Can, PhD 2011, from Istanbul University, English Language Teaching Department where he currently lectures. MA completed in 2004 on “Constructivism”. In 2005, being granted a Fulbright Scholarship he spent two terms at Syracuse University, NY, USA, where he taught Turkish via videoconferencing. Besides training pre-service language teachers, he has been teaching English to adults at all levels and has organized teacher training courses at the Language Center of Istanbul University since 2007. His research ranges from Constructivist Approach to using 3D Virtual Learning Environments in the context of foreign language learning and instruction. He has also managed and partnered in many projects like “Establishing the Virtual Campus of Istanbul University on 3D VLE,” funded by Istanbul University Research Center and “CAMELOT: CreAting Machinima Empowers Live Online Language Teaching and Learning” funded by European Commission, being the latest. He has been operating http://www.ingilish.com/.
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