Speech and Language Technology in Education (SLaTE 2013)

Grenoble, France
August 30-September 1, 2013

Bibliographic Reference

[SLaTE-2013] Speech and Language Technology in Education (SLaTE 2013), Grenoble, France, August 30-September 1, 2013, ed. by P. Badin et al., ISSN 2311-4975; ISCA Archive, http://www.isca-speech.org/archive/slate_2013

Introduction to the Workshop

Author Index and Quick Access to Abstracts

Ahmed   Albertsen   Bacalu   Badin   Bailly   Bang (83)   Bang (132)   BECKMAN   Bernstein   Bodnar (60)   Bodnar (66)   Cai   Calado   Cameran   Carranza   Chen   Chung   Claus   COLPAERT   van de Craats   Cucchiarini (48)   Cucchiarini (60)   Cucchiarini (66)   Cucchiarini (96)   Davis   Delmonte   Deutekom   Dias   Drozdova   Elisei   Eskenazi   Evanini (137)   Evanini (159)   Gamboa Rosales (26)   Gamboa Rosales (153)   Glass   Hämäläinen   Härtel   Hain   Harbusch   Hashimoto   Hayashi   Hirano   Hirose (94)   Hirose (109)   Hirose (178)   Hoffmann   Hong   van Hout (60)   van Hout (66)   Hueber   Husby   Júdice   Kang   Kim, Hae-Ri   Kim, Sunhee   Kitamura   Kopparapu   Koreman   Kweon   Lai   Lee, Ann   Lee, Gary Geunbae (72)   Lee, Gary Geunbae (83)   Lee, Gary Geunbae (132)   Lee, Kyusong   Lee, Lin-shan (37)   Lee, Lin-shan (104)   LITMAN   Makino (109)   Makino (184)   Meng   Miller   Minematsu (94)   Minematsu (109)   Minematsu (178)   Minematsu (184)   Mixdorff (147)   Mixdorff (153)   Miyakoda   Munro   Nakagawa   Nakamura, Ibuki   Nakamura, Noriko   Neumeyer   Pandharipande   Patil   Petrick   Pinto   Pongkittiphan (109)   Pongkittiphan (184)   Qian   Rao   Rasmussen   Rayner (77)   Rayner (201)   Rodrigues   Rongna   Saz   Schultz   Seneff   Shen   Short   Silva   Strik (48)   Strik (60)   Strik (66)   Strik (96)   Su, Chao-yu   Su, Pei-hao (37)   Su, Pei-hao (104)   Su, Ya-Yunn (37)   Su, Ya-Yunn (104)   Suzuki   Tagawa   Tan   Todic   Tseng   Tsourakis (77)   Tsourakis (201)   Visceglia   de Vries, Bart Penning (60)   de Vries, Bart Penning (66)   de Vries, Nic J.   Wang   Weinberger   de Wet   Wik   Wu   Xiong   Yu (37)   Yu (104)   Zechner (137)   Zechner (159)   Zhao  

Names written in boldface refer to first authors, in CAPITAL letters to keynote and invited papers. Full papers can be accessed from the abstracts. Please note that each abstract opens in a separate window.

Table of Contents and Access to Abstracts


Litman, Diane J.: "Enhancing the effectiveness of spoken dialogue for STEM education", 13-15.

Colpaert, Jozef: "The role and shape of speech technologies in well-designed language learning environments", 16-19.

Beckman, Mary E.: "Enriched technology-enabled annotation and analyses of child speech", 20-23.

Children's Education / Children ASR

Bernstein, Jared / Todic, Ognjen / Neumeyer, Kayla / Schultz, Katharyn / Zhao, Liang: "Young children's performance on self-administered ipad language activities", 24-25.

Claus, Felix / Gamboa Rosales, Hamurabi / Petrick, Rico / Hain, Horst-Udo / Hoffmann, Rüdiger: "A survey about ASR for children", 26-30.

Hämäläinen, Annika / Pinto, Fernando Miguel / Rodrigues, Silvia / Júdice, Ana / Silva, Sandra Morgado / Calado, António / Dias, Miguel Sales: "A multimodal educational game for 3-10-year-old children: collecting and automatically recognising European Portuguese children’s speech", 31-36.

Computer_Aided Language Learning (CALL) 1, 2

Su, Pei-hao / Yu, Tien-han / Su, Ya-Yunn / Lee, Lin-shan: "A cloud-based personalized recursive dialogue game system for computer-assisted language learning", 37-42.

Davis, Elizabeth M. / Saz, Oscar / Eskenazi, Maxine: "POLLI: a handheld-based aid for non-native student presentations", 43-47.

Strik, Helmer / Drozdova, Polina / Cucchiarini, Catia: "GOBL: games online for basic language learning", 48-53.

Cai, Carrie J. / Miller, Robert C. / Seneff, Stephanie: "Enhancing speech recognition in fast-paced educational games using contextual cues", 54-59.

Vries, Bart Penning de / Bodnar, Stephen / Cucchiarini, Catia / Strik, Helmer / Hout, Roeland van: "Spoken grammar practice in an ASR-based CALL system", 60-65.

Bodnar, Stephen / Vries, Bart Penning de / Cucchiarini, Catia / Strik, Helmer / Hout, Roeland van: "Learners' situated motivation in oral grammar practice with an ASR-enabled CALL system", 66-71.

Lee, Kyusong / Kweon, Soo-Ok / Kim, Hae-Ri / Lee, Gary Geunbae: "Filtering-based automatic cloze test generation", 72-76.

Rayner, Manny / Tsourakis, Nikos: "Methodological issues in evaluating a spoken CALL game: can crowdsourcing help us perform controlled experiments?", 77-82.

Demonstration of Applications and Posters

Bang, Jeesoo / Kang, Sechun / Lee, Gary Geunbae: "An automatic feedback system for English speaking integrating pronunciation and prosody assessments", 83-89.

Miyakoda, Haruko: "Visual approach to speech sounds", 90-93.

Hirano, Hiroko / Nakamura, Ibuki / Minematsu, Nobuaki / Suzuki, Masayuki / Nakagawa, Chieko / Nakamura, Noriko / Tagawa, Yukinori / Hirose, Keikichi / Hashimoto, Hiroya: "OJAD: a free online accent and intonation dictionary for teachers and learners of Japanese", 94.

Delmonte, Rodolfo / Bacalu, Ciprian: "SPARSAR: a system for Poetry Automatic Rhythm and Style AnalyzeR", 95.

Cucchiarini, Catia / Craats, Ineke van de / Deutekom, Jan / Strik, Helmer: "The digital instructor for literacy learning", 96-101.

Vries, Nic J. de / Wet, Febe de: "Off-line mobile-assisted vocabulary training for the developing world", 102-103.

Su, Pei-hao / Yu, Tien-han / Su, Ya-Yunn / Lee, Lin-shan: "NTU Chinese 2.0: a personalized recursive dialogue game for computer-assisted learning of Mandarin Chinese", 104.

Harbusch, Karin / Härtel, Johannes / Cameran, Christel-Joy: "COMPASS III: teaching L2 grammar graphically on a tablet computer", 105.

Ahmed, Imran / Pandharipande, Meghna / Kopparapu, Sunil Kumar: "A suite of mobile applications to assist speaking at right speed", 106-108.

Pongkittiphan, Teeraphon / Minematsu, Nobuaki / Makino, Takehiko / Hirose, Keikichi: "Automatic detection of the words that will become unintelligible through Japanese accented pronunciation of English", 109-111.

Rasmussen, Morten Højfeldt / Tan, Zheng-Hua: "Fusing eye-gaze and speech recognition for tracking in an automatic reading tutor – a step in the right direction?", 112-115.

Rayner, Manny / Tsourakis, Nikos: "A speech-based internet game for beginner students of English" (abstract).

Hueber, Thomas / Bailly, Gérard / Badin, Pierre / Elisei, Frédéric: "Vizart3d – real-time system of visual articulatory feedback" (abstract).

Gradation / Evaluation 1, 2

Patil, Vaishali / Rao, Preeti: "Automatic pronunciation feedback for phonemic aspiration", 116-121.

Lee, Ann / Glass, James: "Pronunciation assessment via a comparison-based system", 122-126.

Wang, Hao / Qian, Xiaojun / Meng, Helen: "Predicting gradation of L2 English mispronunciations using crowdsourced ratings and phonological rules", 127-131.

Bang, Jeesoo / Lee, Gary Geunbae: "Determining sentence pronunciation difficulty for non-native speakers", 132-136.

Xiong, Wenting / Evanini, Keelan / Zechner, Klaus / Chen, Lei: "Automated content scoring of spoken responses containing multiple parts with factual information", 137-142.


Rongna, A. / Hayashi, Ryoko / Kitamura, Tatsuya: "Naturalness on Japanese pronunciation before and after shadowing training and prosody modified stimuli", 143-146.

Mixdorff, Hansjörg / Munro, Murray J.: "Quantifying and evaluating the impact of prosodic differences of foreign-accented English", 147-152.

Mixdorff, Hansjörg / Gamboa Rosales, Hamurabi: "Prosodic chunking of German as a foreign language", 153-158.

Lai, Catherine / Evanini, Keelan / Zechner, Klaus: "Applying rhythm metrics to non-native spontaneous speech", 159-163.

Phonetics / Phonology

Tseng, Chiu-yu / Su, Chao-yu / Visceglia, Tanya: "Underdifferentiation of English lexical stress contrasts by L2 taiwan speakers", 164-167.

Carranza, Mario: "Intermediate phonetic realizations in a Japanese accented L2 Spanish corpus", 168-171.

Koreman, Jacques / Wik, Preben / Husby, Olaf / Albertsen, Egil: "Universal contrastive analysis as a learning principle in CAPT", 172-177.

Short, Greg / Hirose, Keikichi / Minematsu, Nobuaki: "Automatic recognition of vowel length in Japanese for a CALL system motivated by perceptual experiments", 178-183.

Shen, Han-Ping / Minematsu, Nobuaki / Makino, Takehiko / Weinberger, Steven H. / Pongkittiphan, Teeraphon / Wu, Chung-Hsien: "Speaker-based accented English clustering using a world English archive", 184-188.

Hong, Hyejin / Kim, Sunhee / Chung, Minhwa: "A corpus-based analysis of Korean segments produced by Japanese learners", 189-192.