Todd Paben (2013) received his B.A. from the University of Nebraska Kearney in Political Science and Spanish. At ISU, he studied CALL and taught listening/reading strategies for non-native speakers and working as a research assistant with the Research Writing Tutor program. His experiences include teaching Spanish at a high school in Nebraska, and teaching EFL classes in various contexts in Chile. His research interests include gaming applications for language learning, and use of emerging technologies for language learning.
Major Professor: Volker Hegelheimer
Creative component: “El Chiflon del Diablo”: An ASR-based adventure video game for learning beginning Spanish