Vocabulary SIG of JALT:

2014 Vocabulary Symposium

Date: Saturday, June 14th, 2014 Time: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Speaker: Featured discussants: Batia Laufer and Akiyo Hirai. Call for posters due March 30th.

A full day of presentations with two symposium style sessions (5 speakers x 20 minutes each) on the topics of vocabulary teaching/learning and vocabulary assessment.

  1. Symposium 1: Vocabulary learning
  2. Lunch and poster sessions
  3. Symposium 2: Vocabulary assessment
  4. Summary Discussion sessions
  5. Post symposium dinner and social event

More information at JALT Vocabulary SIG's website.

Annual Vocabulary Symposium: Call for Poster Proposals
In order to ensure a strong audience, no sessions will run concurrent to poster presentations. Proposals for poster presentations will be accepted under two general categories: Ongoing vocabulary related research, Vocabulary teaching and learning in practice. Deadline for submission is March 30th, 2014. Please follow the directions at the call for participation page.

Organization: Vocabulary Special Interest Group, Japan Association for Language Teaching (Vocabulary SIG of JALT)

Cost: JALT Members: 1000 yen (for Vocabulary SIG members)
Non-members: 2500 yen (1000 yen for students)

Venue: Kyushu Sangyo University, Fukuoka, Japan (map

Location: Fukuoka City, Fukuoka Prefecture, Japan


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