Technology-Enhanced Language Learning Research Network


The Technology-Enhanced Language Learning Research Network (TELLRN) conducts and disseminates research on the ways in which digital technologies can improve learning opportunities and educational outcomes for language learners and teachers. TELLRN is administratively sponsored by the Asia-Pacific Association for Computer-Assisted Language Learning (APACALL).


Director: Jeong-Bae Son (University of Southern Queensland, Australia)
Antonie Alm (University of Otago, New Zealand)
Arif Altun (Hacettepe University, Turkey)
Vasumathi Badrinathan (Ramnarain Ruia College, India)
Michael J. Crawford (Dokkyo University, Japan)
Reza Dashtestani (University of Tehran, Iran)
Kean Wah Lee (Universiti Malaysia Sabah, Malaysia)
Amanda Muller (Flinders University, Australia)
Long V Nguyen (The University of Danang, Vietnam)
Kazunori Nozawa (Ritsumeikan University, Japan)
Moonyoung Park (Iowa State University, USA)
Duc Huu Pham (International University - Vietnam National University Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam)
Yulin Song (Liaoning University, China)
Xiao-Guang Yue (Wuhan University of Technology, China)



>> Using a web-based educational game for learning English idioms (July 2014 - August 2015)
Project team members: Amanda Muller, Jeong-Bae Son, Reza Dashtestani and Kazunori Nozawa

>> Digital literacy: Cases of EAP students and EFL students (May 2015 - May 2016)
Project team members: Jeong-Bae Son, Sang-Soon Park and Moonyoung Park


Müller, A., Son, J.-B., Nozawa, K., & Dashtestani, R. (in press). Learning English idioms with a web-based educational game. Journal of Educational Computing Research.

Son, J.-B., Park, S.-S., & Park, M. (2017). Digital literacy of language learners in two different contexts. The JALTCALL Journal, 13(2), 77-96. Retrieved from


APACALL members who are interested in the use of digital technologies and are willing to participate in collaborative research projects are welcome to join the TELLRN research team. If you have an idea or a proposal for research collaboration, please contact the Director with details.

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Established: 1 May 2014
Last updated: 16 November 2017