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Call for Applications for the Editorship of TEANGA

By Arto | May 26, 2020

The Irish Association for Applied Linguistics (IRAAL) invites applications for the editorship of TEANGA, The Journal of the Irish Association for Applied Linguistics, for a period of three years from October 2020. TEANGA is a double-blind, peer-reviewed academic journal which publishes papers on topics related to all aspects of applied linguistics. TEANGA was first published…

Starting from 2021: Online program layer at AILA World Congresses

By Arto | April 16, 2020

In addition to the traditional symposium format, future AILA World Congresses will include an online program layer for remote participation. This supplement benefits all the AILA members who are not able or willing to travel but who would like to participate online in parts of the AILA World Congress. The online layer offers topics and formats that can easily be discussed in remote meetings.…

AILA Endorsement Principles: Fostering Good Practices in Applied Linguistics

By Arto | April 16, 2020

By formally recommending endorsement policies, AILA aims to motivate, inspire, and support our national affiliates to develop their own policies of regionally anchored good practices in Applied Linguistics. At the annual meetings of the AILA Executive Board with the AILA International Committee, AILA decides on the endorsement of language-related policies and guidelines developed by AILA partner organizations and AILA…

The Linguacuisine ‘LinguaChef’ Prize 2020

By Arto | March 17, 2020

https://linguacuisine.com/linguachef/   The LinguaChef Prize will be awarded to the person who uploads the best language learning recipe using the Linguacuisine recipe author software during the period 1 February to 15 June 2020. The prize consists of a payment of £200 plus a LinguaChef Gold Certificate. There are 2 runner-up prizes with £50 each plus…

AILA Tandem Initiative: Growing the ASEAN Network of Applied Linguistics

By Arto | March 12, 2020

The MAAL-SAAL-TAAL initiative aims to intensify networking and collaboration between the Malaysian Association of Applied Linguistics (MAAL), the Singapore Association of Applied Linguistics (SAAL), the Thailand Association of Applied Linguistics (TAAL) – and future partners in the ASEAN region. MAAL and SAAL have collaborated on a joint initiative since 2013. The associations convened symposia with…

Highlighting the key role of language at the Unesco 2020 meeting in Hammamet

By Arto | February 28, 2020

Dr. Oliver Winkler, AILA UNESCO delegate, 2019-12-20 In November last year, AILA accepted an invitation from UNESCO to attend the 9th Global Meeting of the CCNGO-Education 2030 (Collective Consultation of NGOs on Education) in Hammamet, Tunisia, from 2 to 4 December 2019. The meeting was co-hosted by the Global Campaign for Education (GCE), a civil…

AILA Tandem Initiative IRAAL–SAALinBiH: Launching joint webinars

By Arto | February 27, 2020

The IRAAL-SAALinBiH tandem initiative aims to promote and foster links and collaboration between linguists, applied linguists, and educational practitioners in Ireland and Bosnia-Herzegovina. The tandem initiative took its first steps in Sarajevo, with a brainstorming session on 28 September 2019, during the AILA Europe Junior Research Meeting. Merima Osmankadić, Izabela Dankić, Larisa Kasumagić-Kafedžić (SAALinBiH) and…

TIRF’s 2020 DDG Competition

By Arto | January 16, 2020

  TIRF – The International Research Foundation for English Language Education – is pleased to announce its 2020 Doctoral Dissertation Grants (DDG) competition. Grants of up to US $5,000 will be made to successful applicants investigating a range of topics in English language education. The application deadline is Wednesday, April 22, 2020. There are two…

UNESCO Meeting in Hammamet, Tunisia

By Arto | January 7, 2020

Dr. Oliver Winkler, AILA UNESCO delegate, 2019-12-20 In November last year, AILA accepted an invitation from UNESCO to attend the 9th Global Meeting of the CCNGO-Education 2030 (Collective Consultation of NGOs on Education) in Hammamet, Tunisia, from 2 to 4 December 2019. The meeting was co-hosted by the Global Campaign for Education (GCE), a civil…

CALL FOR PROPOSALS: Bridging Language and Scholarship (BLS)

By Arto | December 17, 2019

  Vernon Press invites original book proposals and translation proposals for previously published books (from English to Spanish or Spanish to English) as part of our Bridging Language and Scholarship (BLS) initiative. We welcome proposals for both edited volumes and single-author books in a range of disciplines. We accept manuscripts written in either English or…