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TESOL Research Network Colloquium 2013

7 September 2013

This popular annual colloquium provides a forum for discussing and sharing research in the area of teaching English to speakers of other languages (TESOL), as well as exploring possible future research collaborations.The event is a place for networking, for both established and new TESOL researchers, and includes presentation sessions on a wide range of TESOL and TESOL-related research – both in progress and completed – as well as opportunities for informal discussions among people working in the area of TESOL research.



Free pre-colloquium workshops – Friday, September 6

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Workshop 1
"Doing mixed-methods research in applied linguistics"

9am–noon

Associate Professor Mehdi Riazi, Department of Linguistics, Macquarie University

applications closed

Workshop 2
"Language curriculum design – designing courses, making changes"


1–4pm

Dr John Macalister, head of school, Linguistics and Applied Language Studies, Victoria University of Wellington, NZ



Colloquium overview – Saturday, September 7

SESSIONS PROGRAM

8.30am

Registration

applications closed

9am

Welcome to the colloquium, Professor Brian Paltridge

9.10am

Keynote: Teaching reading – what's hot, what's not
Speaker: Dr John Macalister, head of school, Linguistics and Applied Language Studies, Victoria University of Wellington, NZ

10.05am

Individual research paper presentations

11.05am

Coffee break

11.30am

Individual research paper presentations

12.30pm

Lunch break, journal and book launches, presentation of Dean's Award for Most Outstanding MEd(TESOL) Dissertation submitted in 2012

1.30pm

Keynote: Investigating teacher cognition – methodological considerations
Speaker: Professor Anne Burns, School of Education, University of New South Wales

2.35pm

Parallel symposia

4pm

Closing and networking: food and drinks

5pm

Colloquium close


Event details



TESOL Research Network Colloquium 2013

Where Education Building A35, Manning Rd, University of Sydney
Education Building A35
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When

7 September 2013


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