This project aims:
1. To immerse students in virtual classrooms that apply different approaches to teaching writing through virtual reality technology;
2. To publish the research findings about the impact of different approaches on student learning in the virtual classroom;
3. To develop a demo for attending external exhibitions and marketing promotions based on the current virtual classroom for teaching writing established and supported by BLUE project of EdUHK;
4. To prepare materials including a handbook and online short videos, for transferring the knowledge and hand-on experience of developing virtual classroom for in-service teachers and students.
Dr ZOU Di
Through collecting handwriting data by students who learn Chinese as a second language (CSL) and developing a tag-set for error-annotation, this project aims to construct a CSL learner corpus for character-writing errors, and made reachable as an online resource for researchers and educators in the field of TCSL.
Duration: 1 May 2021 - 30 June 2022