LoCALL presented at IAM L3 in Zagreb (September 2022)

Sílvia Melo-Pfeifer and Larissa Aronin will give a talk on “The use of visual methods to envision multilingualism: epistemological, historical and methodological perspectives”, integrated in the thematic symposium “Visualizations of Multilingualism”, at the IAM L3 in Zagreb. Linguistic Landscapes, alongside Visual Narratives, Dominant Language Constellations and the Material Culture of Multilingualism will be presented andContinue reading “LoCALL presented at IAM L3 in Zagreb (September 2022)”

GREIP PhD candidate awarded mobility grant with LoCALL PI

PhD student Klaudia Kruszynska will be hosted at Universiät Hamburg (Germany) and will be working with our colleague, Dr. Sílvia Melo-Pfeifer. Klaudia is doing her research on the pedagogical application of linguistic landscapes (LL) for raising students’ critical thinking and higher order thinking skills and her stay will certainly be beneficial for advancing her work.Continue reading “GREIP PhD candidate awarded mobility grant with LoCALL PI”

Multiplier event, 7 de julio de 2022 Online 16-20h (Barcelona) 14-18h UTC

Catalan: Aquest esdeveniment és d’interès per a professorat en actiu i en formació,responsables polítics i investigadors interessats en estratègies, materials i eines quepromoguin l’exploració de l’entorn lingúïstic local i interessats en tenir idees percrear activitats que desenvolupin les competències lingüístiques vinculades a lesúltimes directrius curriculars. Programa. Spanish: Este evento es de interés para profesorado enContinue reading “Multiplier event, 7 de julio de 2022 Online 16-20h (Barcelona) 14-18h UTC”

Multiplier event organised by the Universität Hamburg (Deutsch & English): 17th June 2022

Linguistic Landscapes in der Bildung / Linguistic Landscapes in education, with internationally acclaimed keynote speakers Camilla Badstübener-Kizik and Edina Krompàk and the LoCALL team! 17. Juni 2022, 10:00-16:00 online (European central Time) Link zur Anmeldung: https://forms.gle/1kTJ6BVsrHrRX8JGA

Conférence du Jardin des Sciences: « Découvrons ensemble le paysage linguistique de Molsheim », par Sonia Cadi

Sous l’œil attentif des habitués et de quelques curieux, Latisha Mary, Andrea Young, Maria Siemushyna de L’INSPÉ de (Institut national supérieur du professorat et de l’éducation) et Sonia Cadi (professeur de lettres) accompagnée d’élèves de 3ème 2 du collège Henri Meck de Molsheim, ont présenté jeudi 28 avril salle de la Monnaie un travail mené dansContinue reading “Conférence du Jardin des Sciences: « Découvrons ensemble le paysage linguistique de Molsheim », par Sonia Cadi”

Gökçe Gök (Isparta Süleyman Demirel University) reflects on her experience with LoCALL during an international conference

In her presentation at the 14th METU International ELT Convention, Gökçe Gök, a fourth-grade BA student at the English Language Teaching Department at Suleyman Demirel University (Turkey), will introduce ‘Local Linguistic Landscapes’, and its’ relationship with Global Education in Foreign Language classrooms. In the context of this topic, the presenter will introduce the Erasmus-Plus projectContinue reading “Gökçe Gök (Isparta Süleyman Demirel University) reflects on her experience with LoCALL during an international conference”

Keynote speakers confirmed for the on-line LoCALL training week (June 6-10, 2022)

Keynotes Durk Gorter: “Multilingual education and the linguistic landscape studies” Lukas Eibensteiner: “Gamifying Virtual Linguistic Landscapes: Educational Escape Rooms as a Pedagogical Tool to Raise Language Awareness”. Mariana Ribeiro Clemente: “Linguistic landscape in education – displaying the playfulness, designing the poetry of the sociolinguistics of writing”. Sarah McMonagle: “Virtual Linguistic Landscapes: Where do we evenContinue reading “Keynote speakers confirmed for the on-line LoCALL training week (June 6-10, 2022)”

LoCALL researchers participate in INTED 2022

On March 7 and 8, 2022, Margarida M. Marques presented at the 16th annual International Technology, Education and Development Conference, a communication co-authored with Lúcia Pombo. The communication, entitled “Mobile learning supporting linguistic landscapes exploration: Students and teachers as game creators”, presents a study of mixed methods on a project-based learning initiative that integrates mobileContinue reading “LoCALL researchers participate in INTED 2022”

5th Online Training Week Ends Successfully

The online training week for the LoCALL project, hosted by the UAB team was completed last week (from the 21st to the 25th February). The training week focus was on interdisciplinary perspective on Linguistic Landscapes, with 42 registered participants from many countries around the world. The first day began with a general presentation of theContinue reading “5th Online Training Week Ends Successfully”