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  • 1.  The Second Episode of KSAALT-TESOL Keynote Speaker Series

    Posted 04-01-2023 02:52 AM
    Dear Educators, ELT Practitioners and Researchers,

    If your work or studies are related to Translanguaging and Inter-disciplinary Practices and approaches, then this talk by Dr. Dawn Wink will definitely be helpful in uncovering some key issues regarding their application in language classes and research projects.

    The KSAALT-TESOL team is pleased to announce that registration is open for the second episode of the Keynote Speaker Series.

    Below is the link to register for the webinar:

    Day:             Saturday 21st January 2023
    Time:           7 PM Riyadh Time (9 AM Santa Fe Time)
    Platform:     Zoom (Registration link is given above)

    Our next invited keynote speaker is Dr. Dawn Wink, Santa Fe Community College, USA. Dr. Dawn Wink PhD. is an educator and writer whose work explores the beauties and challenges of multilingualism, TESOL, ecolinguistics, and pedagogy. Dr. Wink is Director of the Department of Teacher Education at Santa Fe Community College.

    The purpose of this presentation is to enable participants to have new understandings of translanguaging; In that regard, she will explore the wildness, beauty, and imagination of language.

    She will delve into the methodological frameworks of Scholarly Personal Narrative and "Lilyology", which is grounded in 'story' and provides expanded opportunities for language acquisition within ELT, advocating engaged story-work as an integral element of research.

    Later, she will explain specific steps of practice, procedure and ideas on how language teachers can apply translanguaging and interdisciplinary practices with relevance and meaning to their own research and/or classrooms of students of all ages and language levels.

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    Your presence will bring life and a sense of shared learning experience to this webinar.

    With warm regards,

    Fayyaz Malik. 

    Fayyaz Malik
    Al Yamamah University
    Saudi Arabia

  • 2.  RE: The Second Episode of KSAALT-TESOL Keynote Speaker Series

    Posted 05-01-2023 01:31 AM
    This looks like a very insightful talk! Thank you, Fayyaz, for posting this invitation.

    All the best,

    Ramin Yazdanpanah, PhD
    Past ICIS Chair