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LINGUIST List 21.2222

Fri May 14 2010

Calls: Applied Ling, Lang Acq/Tanzania

Editor for this issue: Di Wdzenczny <dilinguistlist.org>

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        1.    Guoxing Yu, Teaching, Learning, Assessing in Second Language Contexts

Message 1: Teaching, Learning, Assessing in Second Language Contexts
Date: 13-May-2010
From: Guoxing Yu <Guoxing.Yubristol.ac.uk>
Subject: Teaching, Learning, Assessing in Second Language Contexts
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Full Title: Teaching, Learning, Assessing in Second Language Contexts
Short Title: SUZA-SPINE 2010

Date: 02-Dec-2010 - 03-Dec-2010
Location: Zanzibar, Tanzania
Contact Person: Mary Takahama
Meeting Email: mary.takahamabristol.ac.uk
Web Site: http://www.bristol.ac.uk/spine/symposium/

Linguistic Field(s): Applied Linguistics; Language Acquisition

Call Deadline: 30-Jul-2010

Meeting Description:

Suza - Spine (State University of Zanzibar - Student Performance in
National Examinations) 2010 International Symposium:

Teaching, Learning, Assessing in Second Language Contexts

2nd - 3rd December 2010

The objective of the Symposium organised by the State University of
Zanzibar (SUZA) in collaboration with the University of Bristol (UK) is to
share research findings and discuss current issues and policies related to
teaching, learning and assessing through the medium of a second or
foreign language across the globe.

Plenary speakers include:
Professor Jamal Abedi (University of California, USA)
Professor Elana Shohamy (University of Tel-Aviv, Israel)
Professor Casmir Rubagumya (University of Dodoma, Tanzania)

Registration details can be found at:


Symposium Registration Fee:
£170 Early bird (by October 15th 2010)
£210 October 16th 2010 onwards

Local delegates:
£60 Early bird (by October 15th 2010)
£80 October 16th 2010 onwards (also payable in Tanzanian Shillings)

Zanzibar Beach Resort Hotel http://www.zanzibarbeachresort.net which is
very close to Zanzibar International Airport. A reduced rate is available at
this hotel. Delegates should book and make payment directly with Zanzibar
Beach Resort Hotel znzbeachresortzanlink.com, quoting "SUZA-SPINE
Symposium", or make their own accommodation arrangements.

If you have difficulty in accessing information, contact: Mr. Said Khamis
Juma said.jumasuza.ac.tz or Mrs. Mary Takahama

Call for Papers

We invite submissions of individual papers and posters on any topic of
relevance to the Symposium theme. See details at:

Deadline for Proposals (papers & posters): July 30th 2010
Notification of decisions by the Scientific Committee will be sent by August
15th 2010
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