ISLPR Global First International Conference on TESOL

FIPLV is happy to sponsor the following conference in Turkey, where the President. Prof Terry Lamb, will give a keynote address.

Conference name:  ISLPR Global First International Conference on TESOL

Theme:  Developing and Measuring Real Language

Conference Venue:  Ankara University, Turkey

Dates: 30 and 31 July, 2014

Key Issues and Sub-Themes:

·         Developing and Measuring Practical Proficiency

·         Teaching and Testing Real Language

·         Critical Issues in Teaching and Testing Real Languages

·         Goals and their Assessment

·         Proficiency, Culture and Attitudes

·         Teachers: Teaching and Testing

·         Policy, Methods and Assessment

·         Needs Analysis

·         Programme Evaluation

·         Fostering Professional Self-Development

·         Research, Planning, Implementation and Evaluation

Aims of the Conference:

·         To focus on research and practice in TESOL

·         To focus on issues in language teaching and testing

·         To consider the implications of practical language skills for
language teaching and testing

·         To consider how language tests may be made relevant to individual
language needs and experiences

·         To promote the use of the International Second Language
Proficiency Ratings (ISLPR®)

·         To consider the application of the ISLPR to language education
policy, curriculum development, programme evaluation and individual testing

·         To inform participants about current research developments.

Conference events will include a conference dinner and optional tours
(including, we hope, a tour to Gallipoli and Anzac Cove).

About fiplv

FIPLV exists for the worldwide support, development and promotion of languages through professional associations. We are active in over 100 countries and cover several hundred thousand teachers of languages worldwide.
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One Response to ISLPR Global First International Conference on TESOL

  1. Karamulllah Pallizban says:

    Hello to you all and thanks for holding such a conference. I wish I’ll be able to attend.

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