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Join us for BC TEAL’s 2017 Annual Conference and Anniversary Celebration at Vancouver Community College’s Broadway Campus, May 4th to 6th. We are thrilled to be celebrating our 50th anniversary, and look forward to having you join us for three days of professional development and celebration.
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Friday, May 5 • 2:00pm - 2:45pm
Ten Common Beliefs about Language Teaching: Critical Examinations for Pedagogical Transformation

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The ideological and political facets of English language teaching have been scrutinized and debated in our field for almost 30 years. However, little has changed toward a more just and equitable direction in policies and practices reflected in curricula, instruction, materials, and teacher education. Focusing on ten common beliefs related to language teaching and learning, I will review insights generated by previous research and discuss how we can think differently and critically for change.

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Ryuko Kubota

Professor, Department of Language and Literacy Education, University of British Columbia
Ryuko Kubota is a professor in the Department of Language and Literacy Education in the Faculty of Education at University of British Columbia. Her research interests include critical pedagogy, critical multiculturalism, critical race theory, and language ideologies. She is a co... Read More →


Friday May 5, 2017 2:00pm - 2:45pm
1206 (Bldg B) VCC Broadway

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