Chinese Language Teachers Association of California 2011 Fall Workshop CALL FOR PROPOSAL
The Fall Workshop Organizing Committee invites submission of proposals for 30-minute presentations (including a 5-minute Q&A portion) in all areas of Chinese teaching and learning, such as theories, methodologies and strategies, curricular, teaching materials, technology, acquisition, Chinese linguistics, culture factors, AP Chinese, and teaching credentials.
CONFIRMED KEYNOTE SPEAKERS Elizabeth Bernhardt, Stanford University Peter Shaw, Monterey Institute of International Studies
IMPORTANT DATES Proposal submission deadline: Monday, August 29, 2011 Notification of proposal status: Monday, September 12, 2011 Early registration deadline (postmarked): Saturday, October 1, 2011 Conference date: Saturday, October 15, 2011 (Tentative)
VENUE San Francisco State University
PROPOSAL SUBMISSION 1) Send a one-page proposal (250-350 words in English or 400-500 characters in Chinese) as an email attachment in MS-Word format to Liwei Gao, Chair of the Program Committee, at firstname.lastname@example.org. The proposal can be written in either Chinese or English. 2) In the subject line of the email, type "CLTAC 2011 Fall Workshop Proposal". In the body of the email, provide the following information: Paper Title Name of the Presenter School/Organization Detailed Contact Info (email address, regular mail address, and phone number) 3) Do NOT include your name or institutional affiliation in the proposal since all proposals will be anonymously reviewed. 4) Only one paper from each person will be considered. Multiple submissions are not allowed. 5) Presenters must have valid CLTAC member status. Visit the website http://www.cltac.org/membership.html for membership application information.
REGISTRATION The workshop is open to CLTAC members, their colleagues and friends. Registration is required. To register for the workshop, send a completed Registration Form (downloadable from www.cltac.org) together with your registration fee ($15 for members and $20 for non-members), by check payable to CLTAC, postmarked no later than October 1, 2011, to
CLTAC treasurer, P.O. Box 5661, Monterey, CA 93944
Late or on-site registration fee is $25 for members and $30 for non-members. The registration fee is waived for presenters. A convenient lunch (included in the registration fee) will be provided to registered participants. On-site registration for membership will be available at the workshop. For more information about the workshop, visit the CLTAC website: www.cltac.org.
Liwei Gao For the CLTAC 2011 Fall Workshop Organizing Committee