LINGUIST List 30.4564

Mon Dec 02 2019

Calls: English; Applied Linguistics/Korea, South

Editor for this issue: Everett Green <everettlinguistlist.org>



Date: 27-Nov-2019
From: Hikyoung Lee <hleekukorea.ac.kr>
Subject: 18th AsiaTEFL International Conference
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Full Title: 18th AsiaTEFL International Conference
Short Title: AsiaTEFL

Date: 25-Jun-2020 - 27-Jun-2020
Location: KINTEX, Goyang, Korea, South
Contact Person: Hikyoung Lee
Meeting Email: < click here to access email >
Web Site: http://asiatefl2020.org

Linguistic Field(s): Applied Linguistics

Subject Language(s): English

Call Deadline: 15-Jan-2020

Meeting Description:

The AsiaTEFL International Conference is the premier platform for English language teaching (ELT) practitioners, administrators, and researchers in Asia. At the conference, participants from Asia and all over the world convene to engage in dialogue on a wide range of topics on how to advance and impact the field of English teaching and learning. The conference offers opportunities to interact with people from all walks of ELT, learn about current trends, and contribute to this unique venue for the Asian ELT community.

The 18th AsiaTEFL International Conference's theme is ''Interweaving Theory and Practice in ELT in Asia: Creating New Prospects for the Future,'' which stresses the importance of applying theory to the classroom. We welcome proposals on all aspects of ELT.

Call For Proposals

18th AsiaTEFL International Conference with Korea TESOL

Theme: Interweaving Theory and Practice in ELT in Asia: Creating New Prospects for the Future

The AsiaTEFL International Conference is the premier platform for English language teaching (ELT) practitioners, administrators, and researchers in Asia. At the conference, participants from Asia and all over the world convene to engage in dialogue on a wide range of topics on how to advance and impact the field of English teaching and learning. The conference offers opportunities to interact with people from all walks of ELT, learn about current trends, and contribute to this unique venue for the Asian ELT community.

The 18th AsiaTEFL International Conference's theme is ''Interweaving Theory and Practice in ELT in Asia: Creating New Prospects for the Future,'' which stresses the importance of applying theory to the classroom. We welcome proposals on all aspects of ELT.

Dates: June 25-27, 2020
Venue: Korea International Exhibition & Convention Center (KINTEX), Goyang, South Korea

Important Dates:

- Proposal submission: November 20, 2019 - January 15, 2020
- Notification of acceptance: March 1, 2020
- Early bird registration: March 1 - April 15, 2020
- Pre-registration: April 16 - May 31, 2020
- Onsite registration: June 25-27, 2020
- Conference dates: June 25-27, 2020

Presentation Topics:

Proposals on the following topics are welcome:

1.Language planning and language policy
2.Methodologies and teaching approaches
3.Curriculum, syllabus design and materials design
4.Assessment and evaluation
5.Second language acquisition and literacy development
6.English for academic/specific purposes
7.Teacher education and professional development
8.Program management and leadership development
9.Digital literacies/language learning and technology
10.Intercultural communication and global competencies
11.Pluralingualism, translanguaging and multilingual education
12.World Englishes/English as a lingua franca
13.Identity and learner autonomy
14.Discourse/genre analysis
15.Creativity and critical literacies
16.Teaching younger learners
17.Other ELT related topics

Presentation Types:

1.Paper (oral) presentation (30 minutes = 25 minutes + 5 minutes Q&A): An oral report of recent research, issues, or practices.
2.Poster presentation (60 minutes): Poster must be presented on an A0-sized poster (approximately 841 x 1189 mm or 33.1 x 66.8 in) to be displayed in a provided area. Presenters must be present at a designated time and discuss their work with conference participants.
3.Workshop (90 minutes): Hands-on session for professional development focusing on a specific teaching or research technique.
4.Symposium (90 minutes): Session with a clear theme and multiple, short presentations on issues, practice or research. Presenters should be recruited prior to proposal submission.
5.ReN symposium (60 minutes): Session for an Asia TEFL Research Network (ReN) to discuss a topic of interest. There can be as many as 3 speakers in each symposium.
6.Abstract length: 250 words.

* Please note that the language of presentations is English.

For abstract submission and more information: https://au.eventscloud.com/eSites/asiatefl2020/AsiaTEFL2020%20Call%20For%20Proposals




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