The call for papers for NEAR 2019 is now closed. Thank you for your submissions.
NEAR Language Education Conference 2019 Teaching and Learning in Local Contexts
Co-Sponsored by JALT Niigata and the JALT GILE SIG
The 11th Annual NEAR Language Education Conference will be held on Saturday, June 1, 2019 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 "Celebrating Changes and Innovation in Language Education" 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: February 28th, 2019. 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, 2019.