Review: The role of the active learning approach in teaching English as a foreign language

  • Active Learning is a type of engaging approach or technique for language learning.
  • Many langauge learning approaches can be contextualised as active learning techniques
  • Active learning may be the answer for issues concerning the lack of interest, engagement, participatory actions, voice, and sense of community, as well as ownership, responsibility and autonomy.
  • Grounded in contstructivism