Editor for this issue: Amy Brunett
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The CELC Symposium is a gathering of English language teaching (ELT) practitioners and scholars worldwide in sharing innovative and state of-the-art language teaching and learning ideas. The main aim of the symposium is to bridge theory and practice. The theme is a reflection of our initiative to promote the involvement of local practitioners in the designing of language curricula, programmes and materials.
Call for Papers:
We welcome submission of paper and workshop presentations on any of the following topics:
-IT in English language learning and teaching -Local literacies in ELT classrooms -The teaching and learning of intercultural communication -Critical ELT in practice -Assessment and evaluation in diverse contexts -Innovative language teaching methodologies -Local-global considerations in the design of ELT materials -Learner autonomy across cultures -The future of English for specific purposes -The impact of language policies on the English language classroom -The thinking-reading-writing connection -Management of change in ELT