Task-Based Learning and Teaching in Asia 2020 Conference

Country: Japan

City: Kyoto

Abstr. due: 15.03.2020

Dates: 20.06.20 — 21.06.20

Area Of Sciences: Humanities; Pedagogy;

Organizing comittee e-mail: tbltinasia@gmail.com

Organizers: Ryukoku University

 

The JALT Task-Based Learning SIG is proud to sponsor the 5th “Task-Based Language Teaching in Asia” conference, to be held June 20 and 21, 2020, at Ryukoku University in Kyoto, Japan. The aim of this international event is to enable language educators and researchers from across Asia to share ideas and discuss various aspects relating to the theory and/or practice of Task-based Learning and Teaching in Asia. We also welcome those from further afield with an interest in TBLT. The TBLT in Asia conference attracts scholars from all over the world, with presentations focusing on practical aspects of task implementation, as well as more theoretical issues.

Call for Papers:

The JALT Task-Based Learning SIG is proud to sponsor the 5th “Task-Based Language Teaching in Asia” conference, to be held June 20th and 21st, 2020, at Ryukoku University in Kyoto, Japan. The aim of this international event is to enable language educators and researchers from across Asia to share ideas and discuss various aspects relating to the theory and/or practice of Task-based Learning and Teaching in Asia. We also welcome those from further afield with an interest in TBLT. The TBLT in Asia conference attracts scholars from all over the world, with presentations focusing on practical aspects of task implementation, as well as more theoretical issues. We would like to invite those with an interest in this field to submit an abstract for a paper (25 mins), workshop (40 mins), or poster session. Areas of interest include but are not limited to:

the compatibility of TBLT in Asia
language teacher professional development and TBLT
the evaluation of TBLT in classrooms
TBLT and CALL
the use of learners’ L1 in TBLT classrooms
learners’ L2 development and TBLT
learner identity and TBLT
learner language use during tasks
TBLT with young learners
classroom and curriculum challenges
Practical ideas for TBLT classrooms
future directions for TBLT in Asia

Conference Web-Site: https://tblsig.org/conf/