Gwangju-Jeonnam KOTESOL Regional Conference
Chosun University, Gwangju
March 14, 2015
CALL for PRESENTATIONS
Theme: A Journey in Professional Development
The conference theme was selected to suggest the kaleidoscopic set of events, phases, and progressions that an EFL educator experiences: from attending conferences and workshops, to in-the-classroom experiences, to networking, to academic education and research, and to teaching learners and teachers. Everything EFL that an educator does contributes in some manner to their professional develompment.
Research: Presentations based on scholarly research and containing method, results, discussion, conclusions, recommendations, etc. (20 minutes preferred).
Non-research: Lecture-style presentations providing information and/or addressing issues is EFL.
Workshop: Presentations in which a considerable amount of audience interaction is included.
Demonstration: Presentations in which the audience is shown a teaching technique or how to deal with a situation, and which may include audience involvement.
Presentation Length: 20 min. or 45 min. (Both time options available for each presentation type.)
Submission Deadline: January 31, 2015
Abstract: 200-250 words. The abstract should focus on what will be presented, how it will be presented, and who the target audience is. (Appeal to a wide range of teaching contexts is prefered.)
Bio-data: 100-150 words. The biographical sketch should focus on the presenter's education in TESOL, experience in Korean ELT, and presentation experience.
Send presentation proposals to: firstname.lastname@example.org (Dr. David Shaffer)