The 5th PALT International Conference on Language Education October 22, 2009Posted by Arvin in English Studies.
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5th PALT International Conference on Language Education:
PAC 2009 and TESOL Symposium
Theme: “Leadership in Language Education in Asia”
The Information Age we are in calls for the development of leadership skills in language education. It requires higher cognitive skills to assess, synthesize and put to use the leadership potentials of language educators.
For these reasons, the Philippine Association for Language Teaching, Inc. (PALT) focuses on Leadership in Language Education in Asia as the theme for the the Pan-Asian Consortium of Language Teaching Societies (PAC) 2009 at the 5th International Conference. The conference aims to highlight the various means of developing leadership potentials in language education in Asia and address the influences and issues that impact language education. There will also be a TESOL symposium at the said event.
- World Englishes
- English in the Workplace/English for Specific Purpose
- Language and Culture
- Educational Technology
- Computer Assisted Language Learning
(includes conference materials, morning and afternoon snacks and lunches)
Early Registrants (on or before November 15, 2008) Php 6,000/ USD 125.00
On-site Registrants Php 6,500/ USD 135.00
Graduate Students/Speakers Php 5,700/ USD 120.00
Deposit the amount rendered in cash, check or wire transfer to any branch of Philippine National Bank (PNB) using the Savings Account No. 275-601840-2 with the account name Philippine Association for Language Teaching, Inc. (PALT).
International wire transfers should bear the address PNB UP Diliman Campus, Diliman, Quezon City 1101 with the swift code PNBMPHMM.
Send a scanned copy, facsimile or photocopy of the deposit slip bearing your name and the official registration form to the Conference Secretariat.
Original must be kept by depositors for verification during the registration and distribution of conference materials on December 2– 5:00-7:00 PM and December 3— 7:00-8:30 AM
The conference will be held on December 3-5, 2009 at the Manila Hotel in Manila, Philippines. For more details, contact PALT at: (+632) 682-0596, (+63917) 932-7626, (+63919) 419-0503 or email at: paltphil (at) gmail (dot) com