During the fall of 2019, the American Psychological Association (APA) published the seventh edition of its Publication Manual, which is the official guide to APA style. While the changes are not monumental, they do make the process of writing a research paper a bit easier for students. Here are some of the highlights. Continue reading APA Changes in the New Seventh Edition
From 28 January to 2 February, the English Language Fellows, ELFs, assigned to Eastern Europe and Russia gathered in the beautiful city of Tallinn, Estonia to participate in a series of download and information sessions, cultural excursions, program anniversary activities, and mutually beneficial sharing of experiences.
Learning is an important objective among all the students studying across different levels. Text books are considered as one of the most important source of information utilised by a student in order to enhance their knowledge and understanding. Textbook are the part of one’s education life but with the changing learning environment, the process of learning is also significantly changed. Continue reading Textbook is not the best way to learn, by Bill Gates
The CWCA/ACCR and CWCR/RCCR are excited to invite proposals to the first Pilcrow Studio Writing Retreat for writing scholars, instructors, and tutors at a lovely AirBnB Cottage in Bluewater, Ontario on the shores of Lake Huron.
The Pilcrow Studio retreat offers an opportunity for focused writing in community with your writing centre colleagues from across the country. Continue reading Pilcrow Studio Writing Retreat May 24th 4pm – May 27th 2020 Bluewater, Ontario
Registration for Advanced Academic Writing: Writing in the Sciences course is open.
This class will focus on developing essential academic reading, writing, and public speaking skills primarily for graduate and post-graduate students and faculty.
Registration for Advanced English for Academic Purposes: Oral Communication for Researchers course is open.
Participants will develop and practice speaking skills needed to be successful in an academic and professional environment. REGISTER NOW
American English Live: Teacher Development Series 7 begins on January 15, 2020!
Join us on facebook.com/AmericanEnglishforEducators for a series of six Facebook Live professional development sessions for English language teachers around the world. At the end of each session, complete a short quiz to earn a digital badge! Continue reading American English Live: Teacher Development Series 7
Scientists from NUST MISIS have discovered new patterns that allow controlling the structure of Fe-Ga materials and, as a consequence, more effectively manage their properties. From a practical point of view, this expands the possibilities of their further application in high-precision pressure sensors and sonars. Continue reading Scientists Find a Way to Improve the Accuracy of Sensors
Arizona State University Tempe, AZ USA November 13-16, 2019.
The Symposium on Second Language Writing (SSLW) is an annual international conference that brings together teachers and researchers who work with second- and foreign-language writers to discuss crucial issues in the field of second language writing.
On October, 17-19 the 2nd International Conference Academic Writing in a Global World: Current Challenges and Future Perspectives – was held on the basis of MIPT (Moscow Institute of Physics and Technology). It brought together academic writing specialists, researchers, and journal editors, teachers from all over Russia, as well as well-known speakers from the USA. Continue reading 2nd International Conference Academic Writing in a Global World: Current Challenges and Future Perspectives – Outcomes (2019)