The Writing & Scholarship Series – Academic writing: Process, conventions, and strategies
October 12, 2016 | 2:51 pm

The first talk in The Writing & Scholarship Series will be led by LLED's Department Head, Dr. Anthony Paré. The session is suitable for all graduate students. Join us!
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The Class: Living and Learning in the Digital Age
October 11, 2016 | 10:45 am

This presentation draws on a year – long ethnography into the ‘learning lives’ of 13-14 year olds in London published as The Class Living and learning in the Digital Age by Sonia Livingstone and Julian Sefton-Green (New York University Press 2016).
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Congratulations Dr. Patricia Duff!
September 29, 2016 | 10:43 am

This award recognizes and honours a distinguished scholar for her/his scholarship and service to the profession in general and to the American Association for Applied Linguistics in particular.
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Congratulations Dr. Bonny Norton!
September 13, 2016 | 12:03 pm

Dr. Bonny Norton has been granted the highest honour a Canadian scholar in the arts, humanities and sciences can achieve in Canada!
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Elusive Inclusion: Public Libraries Serving Families of Children with Disabilities
August 29, 2016 | 2:14 pm

Jo Kaeding and Tess Prendergast invite you to a short presentation about their doctoral studies that both explore inclusion of children with disabilities in public libraries.
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Video – The African Storybook in Global Perspective: Children’s Literacy and Teacher Identity
August 23, 2016 | 4:43 pm

The African Storybook (ASb) is a ground-breaking South African initiative, begun in 2013, which promotes early literacy for African children through a powerful interactive website ( There are currently over 500 unique stories in over 60 African languages, as well as English, French, and Portuguese, which can be downloaded, translated, and adapted for use. Espen […]
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Congratulations to Dr. Annette Henry!
August 16, 2016 | 12:45 pm

Dr. Annette Henry has taken up the appointment of David Lam Chair in Multicultural Education within the Faculty of Education, effective July 1st 2016, for a three-year term.
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Understanding Academic Freedom from the African Perspective: The Case of Addis Ababa University, Ethiopia
July 13, 2016 | 9:49 am

Join us on July 19 as Demoze Degefa, Instructor and PhD candidate at the University of Ethiopia, speaks on academic freedom from the African perspective.
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Giving good feedback on research writing: Supervisor and student perspectives
July 5, 2016 | 12:46 pm

Join us for a seminar with visiting academic, Dr. Susan Carter, on July 11, 3-4 p.m., to discuss giving good feedback on research writing.
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Vancouver Summer Program 2016
July 4, 2016 | 2:30 pm

Vancouver Summer Program: Language Learning and Teaching in the World (Course A: Language Practices in Multilingual Contexts; Course B: Strategic Language Use in a Globalized World).
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Multi-ethnicity and Multilingualism for Indigenous Language Teaching and Learning: The Case of Ethiopia
June 30, 2016 | 3:56 pm

Join us on July 12 as Dr. Haregewoin Fantahun Eshete, Assistant Professor at the University of Ethiopia, speaks on multi-ethnicity and multilingualism for Indigenous language teaching and learning.
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Welcome Tokyo Teachers!
June 23, 2016 | 11:28 am

LLED welcomes 25 Tokyo secondary school teachers to a program aimed for developing pedagogical English proficiency, pedagogical expertise, and intercultural awareness. The program has been designed in close collaboration among ELI, LLED, and PDCE.
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