Kanazawa JALT:

From Apathy to Autonomy: Student Beliefs and Perceptions of Language Learning

Date: Sunday, April 21st, 2002 Time: 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Speaker: Paul Doyon, Asahi University

Students' beliefs about themselves as learners, about language learning, and about learning in general, will affect how they perceive our classrooms. By using anecdotes from our own lives and classrooms, we will introduce the concept of value perception enhancement and how to turn apathy into reciprocity through the use of mediating cognitive and affective strategies.

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

Cost: JALT Members: free
Non-members: 1000 yen

Venue: Shakai Kyoiku Center (3-2-15 Honda-machi, Kanazawa)

Location: Kanazawa City, Ishikawa Prefecture, Japan


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