Invest Now, Harvest Later: Early Literacies in the 21st Century
The Symposium 2020 theme is Invest Now, Harvest Later: Early Literacies in the 21st Century. Join the Second National Symposium on Teaching Young Learners in Tehran, Iran, and experience what makes this gathering organized by Iranian Teachers of English as a Foreign Language (iTEFL) unique. Engage in dialogue with practitioners, teachers, teacher trainers, and YLE researchers and leaders concerning Young Learners language education. You will enrich your knowledge, expand networks, and gain professional experience with regard to the latest trends in teaching English to learners aged 3 to 16.
English Language Expo and Job Fair
The English Language Expo, provides the opportunity to showcase the latest teacher education courses, publications, and EFL teaching tools to the participants.
In addition, the event hosts language learning center managers participating to recruit teachers. Should you be seeking a chance to begin teaching or working at a more established language learning center, the Symposium offers a golden opportunity for you to approach representatives from numerous institutions.
Discussion Forums for Master’s and Doctoral Students Looking for Research Ideas
The Symposium provides a platform for graduate students studying in their MA or PhD programs to come up with new ideas for their research topics. These discussion sessions will be led by university professors and researchers to enable graduate students:
- To share their research topics, teaching ideas and experiences
- To meet and network with graduate students and faculty members from other universities
If you wish to learn more about the plenary and featured presenters of the Symposium click on the corresponding tabs.