Monthly Archives: January 2014

Bedrettin Yazan

Bedrettin Yazan is a doctoral candidate and graduate teaching assistant in the Department of Teaching and Learning, Policy and Leadership at the University of Maryland, College Park. He has been teaching undergraduate and graduate level teacher education courses for 4 years now. He is the current president of the WATESOL (Washington Area Teachers of English to the Speakers of Other Languages) NNEST Caucus and also serves as the editor of TESOL NNEST Interest Section Newsletter. His research is focused on second language teacher identity, practicum practices of preservice ESOL teachers, NNEST issues, English as an international language, and issues regarding accent and intelligibility in TESOL. He has recently coauthored a book entitled Teaching English as an International Language (2013) by TESOL Press. | February Interviewer: Ana Solano-Campos

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