LINGUIST List 27.717

Mon Feb 08 2016

Calls: Applied Ling, Gen Ling, Lang Acq, Ling and Lit/Tunisia

Editor for this issue: Amanda Foster <amandalinguistlist.org>


Date: 05-Feb-2016
From: Mimoun Melliti <mimoun_mellitiyahoo.com>
Subject: Change and Innovation in the MENA Teaching/lLearning Settings: Resistance or Receptivity
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Full Title: Change and Innovation in the MENA Teaching/lLearning Settings: Resistance or Receptivity

Date: 29-Apr-2016 - 30-Apr-2016
Location: Tunis, Tunisia, Tunisia
Contact Person: Mimoun Melliti
Meeting Email: < click here to access email >
Web Site: http://www.tasbtunis.org

Linguistic Field(s): Applied Linguistics; General Linguistics; Language Acquisition; Ling & Literature

Call Deadline: 28-Feb-2016

Meeting Description:

Annual Conference of the Faculty of Humanities at Tunis in partnership with TESOL Arabia
Conference Theme: Change and Innovation in the MENA Teaching/lLearning Settings: Resistance or Receptivity

Dates: 29 and 30 April 2016
Venue: Faculty of Humanities, Tunis, Tunisia

The conference proceedings will be published by the Arab Journal of Applied Linguistics (www.tjaling.org).

The conference will address the following questions:

- The underlying reasons for change in the field of teaching languages
- The implications of changes in socio-economic contexts on teaching languages
- The degree of resistance to changes in the MENA teaching/learning settings
- The degree of receptivity of changes in the MENA teaching/learning settings
- Change and innovation as action: the case of textbook making
- The teacher as educator vs. the teacher as trainer
- Promises and challenges of teaching for the job market

Call for Abstracts:

To submit your abstract (less then 300 words) to the conference please follow the link below:
https://docs.google.com/forms/d/1EY3YbOL39dTdVYdB2TUjWZ15ViVWdQqspEIzj7YSTUY/viewform?c=0&w=1

All submissions, abstracts and full papers will be anonymously reviewed by at least two referees.

Submission of abstracts: 28 February 2016
Notification of acceptance: 15 March 2016
Full paper submission: 17 April 2016
Proceedings publication: December 2016

For more information, please visit our website: http://www.tasbtunis.org, or contact us via emaill: mimoun_mellitiyahoo.com.


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