Name of the TIG:
Aims and vision of the TIG:
This TIG has a focus on the learning and teaching of languages in different educational settings, from pre-school to university level (second and foreign language acquisition; content language and integrated learning/CLIL; plurilingual and intercultural education). It promotes collaboration between teachers educators through dialogue, research and exchange of good practices with an emphasis on new and innovative approaches to language learning, teaching and assessment. The TIG also seeks to encourage the effective use of new technologies and didactic approaches in language learning and communication.
Second and Foreign Language Acquisition; Content and Language Integrated Learning (CLIL); Innovative Approaches; Assessment of and for Learning; Differentiation; Language Education in Teacher Training; Didactic Approaches to Langauge Teaching and Learning; Plurilingual and Intercultural Education; Translanguaging
Format of the sessions:
Presentations with discussions and questions (30-45')
Presentations of papers (20')
Workshops (45-60'), depending on content and approach
Topic/theme for next year's conference in Rotterdam, March 22-24, 2018:
"Diversity as Resource"
Call for presentations: Please send abstract to TIG-leader before December 1, 2017.
Name of TIG leader and contact details:
University of Gothenburg, Sweden
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