SL Blog

AAAL 2013 was held in Dallas, Texas with the participation of applied linguists worldwide.

I was delighted to give a seminar to the members of the Foreign Language Education Club (FLED) at Fatih University. This was a great honour for me, as there are few more enjoyable things in this wonderful profession than sharing your ideas and knowledge with the next generation of language teachers.

Sabancı University School of Languages Professional Development Seminar and Workshop:

A review of the third official meeting in TED university, and British Council and Hacettepe University Symposium in which T-PLUS members shared some of their continuing professional development(CPD) activities and case studies from their institutions.

A mini-conference ran by SU presenters took place on December 7Th , 2012 in our humble institute Yeşilköy Private Armenian School.

In October 2013, I participated in the Teaching Staff Mobility program and visited the University of Lapland (Rovaniemi, Finland) where I delivered sessions on “how to integrate free and user friendly Web 2.0 tools in teaching and learning” for master students as part of the Media Technologies course in the Faculty of Education.

Learner Autonomy SIG Event. Learner autonomy in second language pedagogy and research – challenges and issues

EPG launched in Sevres, France. Sabancı University has been involved as a secondary partner in the EPG Project since 2011. The EPG was launched in Sevres, France with its 11 partners and is now available in 9 languages including Turkish and its User Guide in 4 languages: English, German, French and Spanis

We are thrilled to be able to share with you our first book in the School Development Series of Sabancı University School of Languages:
A Practical Guide to English Language Curriculum Development in an Academic Context: Creating, Vitalizing and Evaluating

This was a joint conference between Yaşar University SoFL (School of Foreign Languages) and the IATEFL LAMSIG (Leadership and Management SIG)