Chiba JALT:

Writing Instruction and Assessment: The Power of "no"

Date: Sunday, June 8th, 2008 Time: 2:00 PM - 4:30 PM

Speaker: Marlen Harrison

Description:
As "World Englishes" continue to dominate discussions of writing pedagogy, instructors ponder acceptable uses/performances of written language. In this lively discussion, we'll use Thich Nhat Han's Mindfulness Trainings as inspiration to consider L2 writing instruction and assessment, correcting student writing, and our identities as instructors.

Organization: Chiba Chapter of the Japan Association for Language Teaching (Chiba JALT)

Cost: JALT Members: free
Non-members: 500 yen

Venue: SATY Bunka Hall, Room 1 (4th Floor), 1 min. walk from Inage Station east exit on JR Sobu Line. map

Location: Chiba City, Chiba Prefecture, Japan

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