Call for Proposals: Texas Foreign Language Education Conference (TexFLEC) 2014

Mon, November 18, 2013

The Texas Foreign Language Education Conference (TexFLEC) 2014 committee is now accepting proposals for their 15th annual conference, which brings together researchers, K-12 and post-secondary educators, and graduate students in the fields of foreign language education, TEFL/TESL, linguistics, and applied linguistics. 

The theme for TexFLEC 2014 is Shaping the Future of Foreign/Second Language Education to Cross Cultural Boundaries: Integrating Theory and Practice 

TexFLEC 2014 will be held February 14 and 15, 2014 in the College of Liberal Arts Building (CLA) at the University of Texas at Austin. The keynote speaker is Dr. Dwight Atkinson (Purdue University).

Interested participants are invited to submit proposals for poster presentations, research-based presentations, or practice-oriented presentations through an online form. Proposals received before December 1, 2013 will receive priority with the final deadline for proposal submission on December 31, 2013.

Topics to consider include, but are not limited to: 

Foreign/Second Language Acquisition - Foreign/Second Language Pedagogy - Psychology of Language Learning and Teaching - Social and Cultural Contexts of Language Learning and Teaching - Language and Technology - Language Testing and Assessment - Curriculum Design and Development - Language Planning and Policy - Bilingual, Multilingual, and Heritage Learner Communities - Language, Culture, and Identity - Intercultural Communication - Language for Specific Purposes - Psycholinguistics - Sociolinguistics - Educational and Corpus Linguistics - Discourse/Conversation Analysis 

More information about the conference can be found on the website.  Questions can be directed to

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