Technology

ETLTC2021-ACM Chapter International Conference on Educational Technology, Language & Technical Communication

Welcome to the 2021 2nd ETLTC International Conference on Technology and Society (ETLTC2021) to be co-hosted with the 10th ACM Chapter International Conference on Technology Assisted Language Learning (TALL2021) in Aizu-Wakamatsu, Japan, from January 27-29, 2021. Indexed proceedings publication with DOI. Best papers published in the SCOPUS-indexed journal. ACM best paper award. 

Digital Stories As Creative Projects for Online Teaching

With the current need to move English language classes online for synchronous and asynchronous learning, collaborative and creative projects can help sustain students’ focus and motivation while facilitating further development of English language skills. This webinar will explore how digital stories – short multimodal personal narratives – can engage English language learners in a series of collaborative assignments developed to meet language and content learning objectives.

The SIGNLL Conference on Computational Natural Language Learning

In order to attend or present at CoNLL 2020, you must register through EMNLP 2020, selecting one of the options allowing your participation to workshops. All accepted papers must be presented at the conference in order to appear in the proceedings. At least one author of each accepted paper must register for CoNLL 2020. Accepted papers will be presented orally or as a poster (at the discretion of the program chairs based on the nature rather than the quality of the work). All papers will be published in the conference proceedings.

JALTCALL2020

JALTCALL2020: TEACHING WITH TECH

As the tech space matures, CALL as a discipline is driven by the complementing spheres of those developing new teaching techniques, and those researchers looking to ensure that teaching methodologies are based on sound principles and research. The focus of this year’s conference is to promote how these two spheres can complement one another and drive the discipline forward.

Using Kahoot in English Language Classes

Learning a foreign language and, particularly, the English language has become a need in today’s society, after the first two decades of 21st century have been finished. After more than 40 years, learning and teaching a foreign language has stopped being done within a traditional lesson, and this has been replaced, step by step, by the information and the communication technologies which are, nowadays, taking place significantly and, at the same time, the ICT are offering great challenges within the learning and teaching of foreign languages.

The Southwest Association for Language Learning Technology

We invite proposals from individuals from both within and beyond our region that focus on (1) developing tech-driven language teaching and assessment and (2) technology for intercultural understanding and intercultural competence, for 30-minute presentations plus 10 minutes for questions. The submission deadline March 1st, 2020 and the proposal form can be found at https://swallt.org/. 

Call for Papers: ICT within the CLIL approach

This is a call-for-papers for a special issue of "Revista Verbeia Journal of English and Spanish Studies". The issue is going to be published on October 2021. The topics are as follows:
The proposed topics include, but are not limited to, the followings:
-    Internationalization and L2 learning through CLIL
-    Web 2.0 and CLIL/ ICLHE/ EMI
-    LMOOCs (Language Massive Open Online Courses) and CLIL/ ICLHE/ EMI
-    MALL (Mobile-Assisted Language Learning) and CLIL/ ICLHE/ EMI
-    OER (Open Educational Resources) for CLIL/ ICLHE/ EMI

3rd Language Supervisor Training Course (LSTC3)

In the rapidly expanding world of English Language Teaching business, there is an increasing demand for not only English teachers but also supervisors for Language institutes, centers, or schools. Experienced teachers are usually the target of recruitment for such management posts. However, there is no guarantee that a fully-experienced teacher will act like a well-prepared skillful supervisor educated for the position.