International Language Teacher Education Conference

ILTERG (INTERNATIONAL LANGUAGE TEACHER EDUCATION RESEARCH GROUP) Gazi University, with the faculty support from Boğaziçi University, Pomeranian University and Evora University, are pleased to announce the International Language Teacher Education Conference (ILTERG Conference hereafter) to be held from 08-10 April, 2019 in Antalya, TURKEY.

ILTERG Conference aims to bring together language teacher educators from all over the world who work in many different contexts to maximize opportunities for exchange and networking.

One of the main priorities of ILTERG Conference is to bring together research, theory, and best practices from all contexts of language teacher education. The conference also aims to contribute to English language teaching.

To this end, the conference program has been organized around two key themes: Language Teacher Education and English Language Teaching.

The ILTERG Conference will be funded by ILTERG Project (funded by the Turkish National Agency and Erasmus +) and therefore no conference fee will be taken for the first 50 international participants and first 150 participants from Turkey.

Main Topics

The Conference will address a range of critically important areas in relation to language teacher education and English language teaching. The scope will cover but not limited to:

Language Teacher Education

The Knowledge Base of Language Teacher Education

Social, Cultural, and Political Contexts of Language Teacher Education

Collaborations in Language Teacher Education

Practices of Language Teacher Education

English Language Teaching

Language Teaching and Learning in the 21st Century

Proficiency Based Language Teaching, Learning and Assessment

Modern Approaches to Teach a second/foreign language

Research on Language Teaching and Learning

Lesson Planning and Material Development in Language Teaching

Role of Technology in Language Teaching and Learning

Flipped Lessons

Culture and Literature in English Education

Early English Education

English as an International Language

English for Academic Purposes

English for Specific Purposes

English Language Curriculum and Teaching Materials

Innovation and Change in Education

Language Policy

Language Testing and Evaluation

Life-long Language Learning