SUBMISSIONS FOR THE 2017 NEAR CONFERENCE NOW CLOSED. STAY TUNED FOR 2018.
NEAR Language Education Conference 2017 Challenges and Opportunities in Education
The 9th Annual North East Asian Region (N.E.A.R.) Language Education Conference will be held on Saturday, June 10, 2017 in Niigata, Japan. Teachers and researchers working in language education are invited to submit proposals for presentations and poster sessions in the following areas: - applied research, curriculum design - teaching practice / pedagogy - materials development - assessment and evaluation
The theme of the conference will be "Challenges and Opportunities" and presenters are invited to explore original ideas, novel approaches and fresh perspectives. Papers which balance theoretical frameworks with practical applicability are preferred.
Presentation length: 40 minutes (including Q&A). Submission deadline: March 17th, 2017. (Updated the 18th of February, 2017) Submission Procedure: Applications submitted online. Abstract (250-300 words) for vetting Summary / description (150-200 words) for the conference handbook Vetting Decisions Announced: March 31, 2017.