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The Eighth International Conference of the Language Teachers’ Association of Lithuania

 

9-10 June, 2014

 

“Innovating Language Teaching and Learning in Europe: Diversity, Quality, Mobility, Employability”

 

Conference Organisers:

Language Teachers’ Association of Lithuania.

Language Teaching Centre of the Professional Competence Development Institute and Department of English Philology at the Lithuanian University of Educational Sciences.

Public Service Language Centre.

Vilnius College.

 

Goals of the conference:

1.To rally language teaching professionals as well as developers of educational and cultural policiesfrom Lithuania and foreign countries working at different educational institutions as well as developers of educational and cultural policies, enterpreneurs, and to discuss significant issues related to language teaching, learning and scientific research.

 

2. To share experiences, insights and attitudes in the sphere of language teaching modernisation; to disseminate related Lithuanian experiences in Europe; to enhance teaching and learning of the native tongue and other languages through application of good experiences and achievements of teaching professionals and institutions from Europe and other countries.

 

Venue

Parliament of the Republic of Lithuania, 53 Gedimino Ave., building III, Vilnius, Lithuania

 9 June, 2014

Lithuanian University of Educational Sciences, 39 Studentų St., Vilnius, Lithuania

10 June , 2014

 

Languages of the conference:

Lithuanian, English, French, German

 

Important dates:

 

8  May                                Registration, submission of abstracts.                          

15 May                               Submission of papers.

22 May                               Payment of the conference fee.

9–10 June                        Conference.

 

Conference themes:

 

  1. Languages and the society.
  2. Quality language teaching/learning and assessment.
  3. Multilingualismand innovative methods. ICT in language teaching and learning.
  4. Applied  linguistics.
  5. Linguistic projects: quality; development of networks; sustainability.
  6. Language teachers‘ professional competence development:experience and new challenges.

 

You are invited to deliver verbal and poster presentations as well as organise workshops on  various topics related to language teaching/learning theory and practice.

Abstracts  must follow the IMRAD  convention ( Introduction, Methods, Results, Discussion).

The required lenght of an abstract is up to  300 words.

Accepted papers will be published in an electronic publication of LKPA.( ISSN will be provided).

Registration form.

 

Conference fee

Conference participant fee – 70 LTL, for LKPA members – 40 LTL, seniors and students – 20 LTL Foreign participant fee – 90 EUR / accompanying person – 50 EUR

Reception dinner – 50 LTL /15 EUR

Conference fee to be transferred to:

Beneficiary: Lietuvos  kalbų  pedagogų  asociacija

AB SEB Bankas , SWIFT CBVI LT 2X, Gedimino pr. 12, 01103 Vilnius

Bank account: LT12 7044 0600 0589 9325 (LTL) ;  LT12 7044 0600 0589 9325 ( EUR )

Address: 49 Didlaukio St., LT-08303, Vilnius, Lithuania

Accommodation information will be provided after submission of the registration.

Institutions in charge:

LKPA, 49 Didlaukio St., LT-08303 Vilnius, Lithuania

E-mail: lkpa.informacija@gmail.com

www.lkpa.uki.vu.lt

 

Lithuanian University of Educational Sciences, Language Teaching Centre, 39 Studentų St.,

LT-08106, Vilnius, Lithuania

www.leu.lt/lt/pkti/pkti_kalbu_mokymo_centras.html

 

Lithuanian University of Educational Sciences,  Department of English Philology, 39 Studentų St.,

LT-08106, Vilnius, Lithuania

http://leu.lt/en/structure/faculties-and-institutes/faculty-of-philology/department-of-english-philology/all.html

 

 

Public Service Language Centre, 39/6 Vilniaus St., LT-01119, Vilnius, Lithuania www.vikc.lt

Vilnius College (Business Management Faculty), 49 Didlaukio St., LT-08303, Vilnius, Lithuania

 www.viko.lt

 

Contact persons:

Irena Navickienė

Head, Language Teaching Centre, Lithuanian University of Educational Sciences, Professional competence development institute

E-mail: irena.navickiene@leu.lt

Phone: +370 687 32602

Jūratė Patackaitė

Head, Department of Foreign Languages, Business Management Faculty, Vilnius College

E-mail: j.patackaite@vvf.viko.lt     

Phone: +370 5 2191640;  +370 615 77203

Updated on: 2014-04-30 08:00