TIRF DDG recipients

Recipients and Findings

The Language Testing Research Colloquium (LTRC) was held online this year from June 14 to 17, and as has been the custom for several years, TIRF was represented there. At the awards ceremony, plaques were given to seven TIRF Doctoral Dissertation Grant (DDG) recipients – five 2019 TIRF DDG recipients and two 2020 awardees. (Since last year’s LTRC event was cancelled due to the pandemic, recognizing the 2019 grantees was not possible.)

Upcoming TIRF-Routledge Publisher’s Session & Book Signing

As we continue to prepare for the upcoming TESOL Convention in Seattle, we want to invite you to an event involving TIRF Trustees and supporters. Working together with Naomi Silverman, our Publisher at Routledge, TIRF Trustees Kathi Bailey, Michael Carrier, and MaryAnn Christison will offer a session entitled, “Global Research

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The Future of the Profession – TESOL Summit Recap

Editor’s note: TIRF Trustee and Executive Committee Member, David Nunan, authored the following story. After two years of planning and a preparatory online conversation starting on December 1, 2016, the face-to-face component of the Summit on the Future of the TESOL Profession took place in Athens, Greece from February 9th

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2017 TIRF Alatis Prize Paper Now Available

In last month’s newsletter, we announced our 2017 TIRF Alatis Prize awardee. For her article entitled, “Producing Change and Stability: A Scalar Analysis of Paraguayan Bilingual Education Policy Implementation” (Linguistics and Education, Volume 34), Dr. Katherine Mortimer (Assistant Professor, University of Texas at El Paso), was named as this year’s

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