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A REVIEW OF RESEARCH ON TEACHERSí VIEWS ON INTEGRATING GAMIFICATION AND TECHNOLOGY IN ENGLISH AS SECOND LANGUAGE CLASSROOM

Charanjit Kaur Swaran Singh, Nor Adriena Amiz Abdul Mutalib, Tarsame Singh Masa Singh, Eng Tek Ong.

Abstract
This review research analyses some literature on the teachers‚Äü views and perceptions of integrating gamification in EFL/ESL classroom. Several recent studies have revealed that gamification provide positive feedback that enhance the teachers‚Äü efficiency in delivering English language lessons in the ESL/EFL classroom. With the usage of this recent technology, it has helped the teachers in gaining more attention and motivation from the students in participating in any language lesson activities conducted. Findings from the reviewed have discovered that teachers are highly interested in integrating gamification and technology in the classroom, but there were some limitations that have been highlighted as challenges in implementing it. Several recommendations are suggested by the researchers for improving the use of gamification in the classroom such as (1) providing adequate resources and technical infrastructure that increase technology usage classroom, (2) sending the teachers to more ICT related courses and professional development training, (3) teachers‚Äü knowledge and readiness in using any methodologies in delivering the lessons, (4) the role of teaching institutions to empower teachers on the importance of mastering technology in education, (5) more hands-on training for teachers to implement gamification for teaching and learning purposes, (6), understand challenges faced by teachers in implementing gamification in the classroom, (7) the role of gamification and technology in English language classrooms, (8) benefits teachers can gain from integrating gamification in the classroom, (9) increase students‚Äü motivation, confidence and critical thinking and (10) to conduct more research in future involving larger sample sizes as to generalised the findings to other learning contexts.

Key words: gamification; technology; ESL classroom, ESL teachers, ESL students


 
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Charanjit Kaur Swaran Singh, Nor Adriena Amiz Abdul Mutalib, Tarsame Singh Masa Singh, Eng Tek Ong. A REVIEW OF RESEARCH ON TEACHERSí VIEWS ON INTEGRATING GAMIFICATION AND TECHNOLOGY IN ENGLISH AS SECOND LANGUAGE CLASSROOM. JCR. 2020; 7(19): 4333-4341. doi:10.31838/jcr.07.19.508


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Charanjit Kaur Swaran Singh, Nor Adriena Amiz Abdul Mutalib, Tarsame Singh Masa Singh, Eng Tek Ong. A REVIEW OF RESEARCH ON TEACHERSí VIEWS ON INTEGRATING GAMIFICATION AND TECHNOLOGY IN ENGLISH AS SECOND LANGUAGE CLASSROOM. http://www.jcreview.com/?mno=127642 [Access: September 15, 2020]. doi:10.31838/jcr.07.19.508


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Charanjit Kaur Swaran Singh, Nor Adriena Amiz Abdul Mutalib, Tarsame Singh Masa Singh, Eng Tek Ong. A REVIEW OF RESEARCH ON TEACHERSí VIEWS ON INTEGRATING GAMIFICATION AND TECHNOLOGY IN ENGLISH AS SECOND LANGUAGE CLASSROOM. JCR. 2020; 7(19): 4333-4341. doi:10.31838/jcr.07.19.508



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Charanjit Kaur Swaran Singh, Nor Adriena Amiz Abdul Mutalib, Tarsame Singh Masa Singh, Eng Tek Ong. A REVIEW OF RESEARCH ON TEACHERSí VIEWS ON INTEGRATING GAMIFICATION AND TECHNOLOGY IN ENGLISH AS SECOND LANGUAGE CLASSROOM. JCR. (2020), [cited September 15, 2020]; 7(19): 4333-4341. doi:10.31838/jcr.07.19.508



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Charanjit Kaur Swaran Singh, Nor Adriena Amiz Abdul Mutalib, Tarsame Singh Masa Singh, Eng Tek Ong (2020) A REVIEW OF RESEARCH ON TEACHERSí VIEWS ON INTEGRATING GAMIFICATION AND TECHNOLOGY IN ENGLISH AS SECOND LANGUAGE CLASSROOM. JCR, 7 (19), 4333-4341. doi:10.31838/jcr.07.19.508



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Charanjit Kaur Swaran Singh, Nor Adriena Amiz Abdul Mutalib, Tarsame Singh Masa Singh, Eng Tek Ong. 2020. A REVIEW OF RESEARCH ON TEACHERSí VIEWS ON INTEGRATING GAMIFICATION AND TECHNOLOGY IN ENGLISH AS SECOND LANGUAGE CLASSROOM. Journal of Critical Reviews, 7 (19), 4333-4341. doi:10.31838/jcr.07.19.508



Chicago Style

Charanjit Kaur Swaran Singh, Nor Adriena Amiz Abdul Mutalib, Tarsame Singh Masa Singh, Eng Tek Ong. "A REVIEW OF RESEARCH ON TEACHERSí VIEWS ON INTEGRATING GAMIFICATION AND TECHNOLOGY IN ENGLISH AS SECOND LANGUAGE CLASSROOM." Journal of Critical Reviews 7 (2020), 4333-4341. doi:10.31838/jcr.07.19.508



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Charanjit Kaur Swaran Singh, Nor Adriena Amiz Abdul Mutalib, Tarsame Singh Masa Singh, Eng Tek Ong. "A REVIEW OF RESEARCH ON TEACHERSí VIEWS ON INTEGRATING GAMIFICATION AND TECHNOLOGY IN ENGLISH AS SECOND LANGUAGE CLASSROOM." Journal of Critical Reviews 7.19 (2020), 4333-4341. Print. doi:10.31838/jcr.07.19.508



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Charanjit Kaur Swaran Singh, Nor Adriena Amiz Abdul Mutalib, Tarsame Singh Masa Singh, Eng Tek Ong (2020) A REVIEW OF RESEARCH ON TEACHERSí VIEWS ON INTEGRATING GAMIFICATION AND TECHNOLOGY IN ENGLISH AS SECOND LANGUAGE CLASSROOM. Journal of Critical Reviews, 7 (19), 4333-4341. doi:10.31838/jcr.07.19.508