TESOL Research Network Colloquium 2014

23 August 2014

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, August 22

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Workshop 1
"Exploring action research for professional practice"

9am–noon

Professor Anne Burns, Honorary Professor, Faculty of Education and Social Work, University of Sydney

applications closed

Workshop 2
"Advice from the editors – academic publishing in applied linguistics and TESOL journals"

1–4pm

Professor Ken Hyland, chair of applied linguistics and head of the Centre for Applied English Studies, The University of Hong Kong

and

Professor Brian Paltridge, Faculty of Education and Social Work, University of Sydney



Colloquium overview – Saturday, August 23

SESSIONS PROGRAM

8.30am

Registration

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[deadline is August 16, 2014]

9am

Welcome to the colloquium, Professor Brian Paltridge

9.10am

Keynote: Working with writing – understanding texts, writers and readers
Speaker: Professor Ken Hyland, chair of applied linguistics and head of the Centre for Applied English Studies, The University of Hong Kong

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 2013

1.30pm

Keynote address
Speaker: Professor Philip Benson, Department of Linguistics, Macquarie University

2.35pm

Parallel symposia

3.30pm

Keynote: Curriculum approaches in language teaching – forward, central and backward design
Speaker: Professor Jack C Richards, Honorary Professor, Faculty of Education and Social Work, University of Sydney

4.30pm

Closing and networking: food and drinks

5.30pm

Colloquium close


Event details



TESOL Research Network Colloquium 2014

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

23 August 2014


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