Andrade Melvin

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Name
Andrade Melvin
Alternative names
Melvin R. Andrade
Degree
Bachelor of Arts(University of the Pacific), Master of Arts(San Francisco State University), Doctor of Education(Univ. of Califorinia Berkeley)

Profile

1986-1990: University of California at Berkeley Graduate School of Education, Language and Literacy. Ed.D. awarded on May 22, 1990.  

Research Areas

 
 

Published Papers

 
TOEIC Scores : How Many Points Are Enough to Show Progress?
Melvin Andrade
Sophia University Junior College Division Faculty Journal   (35) 15-23   Mar 2014
Explains the statistical variability of pretest and posttest scores related to the Standard Error of Measurement and Standard Error of Difference.
Research Notes on Materials Development for Content-based Language Learning
Melvin Andrade
Sophia University Junior College Division Faculty Journal   (34) 1-17   Mar 2014
This paper offers an example of what a proposal for a content- based textbook might include, what advice an author might provide to instructors who decide to use it, and an extensive list of references for further reading.
Peer Revision in Academic Writing: Making It Work
Melvin Andrade
Thought Currents in English Literature   82 59-65   Dec 2009
Melvin Andrade, Kenneth Williams
Faculty bulletin,Sophia Junior College   (29) 1-24   Mar 2009
Teaching Writing to Japanese Learners of English: Observations, Discoveries, and Challenges
Melvin Andrade
JACET Summer Seminar proceedings   35 41-47   2008

Conference Activities & Talks

 
What is Good Teaching? Research, Strategies, and Recommendations [Invited]
Melvin Andrade
Sophia University Junior College Division Faculty Development Symposium   4 Feb 2014   
TOEIC Issues, Research, and Midterm Feedback Results
Melvin Andrade
Sophia University Junior College Division English Teachers Faculty Development Symposium   6 Sep 2013   
English Essentials Two Years on: Results of Student & Teachers Surveys
Melvin Andrade
Sophia University Junior College Division English Teachers Faculty Development Symposium   5 Feb 2013   
Critical Thinking Education at the College Level in the USA [Invited]
Melvin Andrade
Sophia University Junior College Division English Teachers Faculty Development Symposium   5 Feb 2013   
Conference attendance report on the 32nd International Conference on Critical Thinking & Education Reform, Berkeley, California, USA, and related research
TOEIC Issues and Research: Rate of improvement and effective study strategies
Melvin Andrade
23 Oct 2012   

Others

 
Sophia University Junior College Division Department of English Language Professor
Dec 1978
Review of G.T. Joy. "Intercultural Communication in ESL". In Language Teaching in Japan, 1978: Reviews and Reports (pp.17-18). Japan Association of Language Teachers. 1978, December.