Conference Agenda

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Session Overview
Date: Saturday, 19/May/2018
9:00am
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10:00am
SatAM: Registration, Associate Member Promotion, Coffee Break
Location: 5100
10:00am
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10:30am
Opening Remarks: Welcome by conference chair
Location: 5100

Welcome by conference chair

10:30am
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10:55am
MAVR Sat1030-1
Location: 4401
 

10 Tips for Teachers Using Virtual Reality

J. Brunotte, C. R. Hastings

GILE Sat1030-2
Location: 4402
 

Global Citizenship Education in a CLIL Curriculum

M. D. Hollenback

TBL Sat1030-3
Location: 4403
 

A Genre Approach to Popular Scientific Writing

T. H. {. Goh

LD Sat1030-8
Location: 4404
 

A Corpus to Promote Fluency in Group Discussions

K. Kato

CUE Sat1030-9
Location: 4405
 

In-house Journals as a Form of Program Development

M. Y. Schaefer, J. S. Lesley

SA Sat1030-4
Location: 4406
 

Identity and Anxiety in Cross-Cultural Contexts

T. Squires

TD Sat1030-5
Location: 4501
 

Stimulating Pair Discussion For Teacher Education

T. Hiratsuka

CALL Sat1030-6
Location: 4505
 

International Exchange through Google Sites

M. Ellis

CUE Sat1030-7
Location: 4605
 

Eliciting Student Answers: Finding What It Takes

S. M. Paton

       
10:30am
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12:00pm
LD Forum
Location: 4502
 

Learner Development SIG Forum

R. Morel, B. Barr, J. Tomei, S. Onada, A. Yoshida, K. Maher, K. Yuyama, M. Marnie

GILE Forum
Location: 4503
 

Incorporating Global Content into the Language Classroom

E. DesMarais, K. Ackermann, M. Cotter, J. Pratt

LILT Forum
Location: 4504
 

Literature in Language Teaching SIG Forum

S. Bibby

ER Forum
Location: 4603
 

Addressing Noncompliance and Cheating in Mandatory ER Programs

B. E. Keith, M. Van Amelsvoort, P. Dougherty, P. Goldberg, G. Hill

 
11:00am
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11:25am
MAVR Sat1100-1
Location: 4401
 

Smartphone Augmented Reality for EFL learners

S. Taylor, A. Stone

Sat1100-2: Associate Member Presentation
Location: 4402
 

Recognizing Hyperbole: The Best Presentation Ever

A. Graham-Marr

MW Sat1100-3
Location: 4403
 

The Purpose of Images in ELT Textbooks Revisited

C. Romney

LD Sat1100-8
Location: 4404
 

A Longitudinal Study of Motivational Changes in English Learning among Rural High School Students

H. Hsu

CUE Sat1100-9
Location: 4405
 

Fostering Aspiring Students in the EFL Classroom

D. E. Forster, J. W. Poulshock

SA Sat1100-4
Location: 4406
 

Problems When Studying Abroad, Anticipated & Real

A. J. Lawson, J. B. Charles

TD Sat1100-5
Location: 4501
 

Pre-Service Teacher Education at Osaka University: A Reflective Report on the Future Faculty Program

M. Alizadeh

CALL Sat1100-6
Location: 4505
 

Narrative Song Writing in a Digital Context

S. Sustenance

Sat1100-7: Associate Member Presentation
Location: 4605
 

Introduction to Breakthrough Plus 2nd Edition

A. Inui

       
11:00am
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12:00pm
Sat Poster 1-4F
Location: 4th floor corridor

9 posters

 

Active Learning Through Poster Presentations

B. Cullen, B. Backwell


An Investigation into Teachers and Students’ Perceptions on “What do you think?”

S.-R. HE


The Language Exchange (LEX) Programme: Reflections on the First Year

S. Morikawa, K. Nishizumi


Working Towards Accessibility in Language Learning

R. Moriya, A. Reimann, R. Sato

Sat Poster 1-5F
Location: 5th floor corridor

9 posters

 

Conversation Classes Enhanced By International Tutors

J. F. Maune


Developing Learner Autonomy through Proofreading

A. T. Smith


Scaffolding Better Student Presentations

W. Pellowe


MALL Reading Activities and Brain Activity

J. D. Dunn


Learner Autonomy and Technology Enhanced Textbooks

D. J. Mills, D. Olsson

 
12:00pm
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1:00pm
Saturday Lunch: Pre-order bentos available on 1F
1:00pm
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2:00pm
Plenary 1: Conversation: Engaging Students
Location: 5100

Engaging Students

These plenary speakers will share their research into what teachers can do to maximize student engagement in their classrooms. The conversation will likely explore what works at particular levels and what can be applied across multiple contexts.

2:00pm
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2:25pm
TEVAL Sat1400-1
Location: 4401
 

Peer-Evaluation for Teaching Essay-Writing

N. Kumari

GILE Sat1400-2
Location: 4402
 

Raising Awareness Of Mental Health Issues

J. Taylor

Sat1400-3: Associate Member Presentation
Location: 4403
 

Dictation: Before, During and After

J. M. Spiri

LD Sat1400-8
Location: 4404
 

Pedagogical Implications of Self-Reflection

A. Belobrovy

CUE Sat1400-9
Location: 4405
 

Understanding Interviewers’ Views Electronically

C. Y. L. Lui

SA Sat1400-4
Location: 4406
 

Negotiating Identity in Informal Language Learning Settings

C. Kitano, D. J. Mills, M. Kohyama

TD Sat1400-5
Location: 4501
 

Going Beyond the CV: The Case for Using a Teaching Portfolio

M. Stockwell

TD Sat1400-10
Location: 4502
 

A Duoethnography Of Native-speakerism In Japan

D. Hooper, A. Iijima

CALL Sat1400-11
Location: 4503
PRAG Sat1400-12
Location: 4504
 

Now Ask Your Partner: Questions In Interaction

J. Campbell-Larsen

Brain Sat1400-6
Location: 4505
 

The Role of Working and Short-Term Memory in L2 Learning

D. E. Dardon, P. J. Wanner

ER Sat1400-13
Location: 4603
 

Towards a Comprehensive Graded Reader Database

M. Brierley, D. Ruzicka, M. Niimura, A. Gillis Furutaka, M. ". Takahashi, T. Yoshioka

Sat1400-7: Associate Member Presentation
Location: 4605
 

Bigbox: Making Learning Fun for Young Learners

J. Edwards

2:30pm
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2:55pm
TEVAL Sat1430-1
Location: 4401
 

Correlating Eiken and Deviation Values

A. Gardiner, P. J. Wanner

ER Sat1430-2
Location: 4402
 

ER-Central: Free Online Extensive Reading And Word Learning

C. Browne

TBL Sat1430-3
Location: 4403
 

Incorporating the Best Practices of Game Design into Task Design

S. V. Case

Sat1430-8: Associate Member Presentation
Location: 4404
 

Way To Go! - Effective Listening and Speaking Practice Strategy

C. J. North

Sat1430-4: Associate Member Presentation
Location: 4406
 

Tanuki Games - Fun, Exciting, Educational Tabletop Games for Your EFL Classroom

J. J. Palarino, D. Kendrick

TD Sat1430-5
Location: 4501
 

Maximizing Teaching Assistant Program Benefits

C. G. Haswell

LD Sat1430-6
Location: 4505
 

Communication Strategies among Exchange Students

N. K. Vardhani, A. S. P. Tyas

LD Sat1430-7
Location: 4605
 

Visualization of Phonetic Markers for Early ESL Learners in Japan

K. R. Wrobetz

         
2:30pm
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4:00pm
CUE Forum
Location: 4405
 

Integration of Non-Textbook Tools into the Classroom: What Do You Use? How Do You Use It?

D. Teuber, D. Velasco, K. Kato, J. Pool

MW Forum
Location: 4502
 

Innovations in Materials Design

A. Murray

SA Forum
Location: 4503
 

Study Abroad Destinations

P. Horness, T. Oda, S. Herder

PRAG Forum
Location: 4504
 

Pragmatics + Grammar + Communication

S. Oda-Sheehan, A. Inagaki

MAVR Forum
Location: 4603
 

MAVR SIG Project Showcase

E. Hawkinson, E. Bonner, E. Frazier, B. Figueroa, E. Fernandes, P. Mehran, C. Hastings, J. Teeter

 
3:00pm
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4:00pm
Poster 2 - 4F
Location: 4th floor corridor
 

Measuring ER by Effect of Time on Reading

H. E. Care, K. Kobayashi


Flipping a Global Topics Classroom

A. Verla


Vocabulary learning strategies (VLS) in ELT coursebooks

C. Murray


What We Learned: An Adventure Communication Project

P. Lyon, J. Eades

Poster 2 - 5F
Location: 5th floor corridor
 

Using Cloud Computing to Improve Feedback in EFL Courses

G. R. MacLean


Focus on Form instruction improved JH students’ skills

Y. Takano


Getting Creative In Writing Classes

L. I. Landsberry


日本語コースに実践コミュニティを生み出すスローフード・プロジェクト

Y. Kishi

 
4:00pm
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4:30pm
Sat Coffee/AM: Coffee Break, Associate Member Promotion on 1F
4:30pm
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4:55pm
MAVR Sat1630-1
Location: 4401
 

Project-Based Learning With Google Earth VR

J. Gorham, T. Gorham

GILE Sat1630-2
Location: 4402
 

The Reality and Necessity of Teaching Singular THEY

M. H. Brown

TBL Sat1630-3
Location: 4403
 

Psychology Games for Language Learning

I. D. Munby

CUE Sat1630-8
Location: 4404
 

The Necessity of English Presentation Skill Sets

R. Miles

GILE Sat1630-9
Location: 4405
 

Teaching about the 1927 US-Japan Doll Exchange

K. Cates

SA Sat1630-4
Location: 4406
 

Critical Reflections on Study Abroad Experiences in Writing Classes

A. Murata

TD Sat1630-5
Location: 4501
 

Conversation Analysis of Student Discussions

R. J. Walker, J. M. Underwood

SDD Sat1630-6
Location: 4505
 

A Comprehensive Student Planner Design for Debates

A. B. Gallagher

ER Sat1630-7
Location: 4605
 

Complementing Reading with Comprehension Software

P. J. Wanner, P. A. Gardner

       
4:30pm
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6:00pm
OLE Forum
Location: 4502
 

Develop Your Language and Intercultural Competences

M. Krause-Ono, M. Szirmai, A. Roque, Q. Ming

GALE Forum
Location: 4503
 

Equality Across Borders

S. Healy, E. Donnery, P. Mehran, E. Fernandes

LLL Forum
Location: 4504
 

Career Design in the Lives of Teachers

G. Strong, C. Browne, B. Thomson, J. V. Dias

TEVAL Forum: TEVAL Featured Speaker
Location: 4603
 

TEVAL SIG Workshop: Turning speaking tasks into assessment activities

J. Talandis

 
5:00pm
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5:25pm
CT Sat1700-1
Location: 4401
 

Plagiarism: What Do Our Students Really Think And How Can We Help Them Avoid It

J. E. Owens

GILE Sat1700-2
Location: 4402
 

Classroom Observations of Plurilingualism in Japan

C. Vollmer, B. Thanyawatpokin

TBL Sat1700-3
Location: 4403
 

Ancestors: Researching and Sharing Personal Histories

B. Backwell, B. Cullen

CUE Sat1700-8
Location: 4404
 

Teaching a University Seminar Class

B. Van Deusen

CUE Sat1700-9
Location: 4405
 

Improving Article Accuracy through Context

G. J. Price

SA Sat1700-4
Location: 4406
 

6-Month Study Abroad Programme at Oxford

N. Inoue

TD Sat1700-5
Location: 4501
 

Hidden Implications of JALT My Share Activities

A. D. Hahn

SDD Sat1700-6
Location: 4505
 

Learner Beliefs Regarding The Use Of Drama In A CLIL Classroom

C. S. Rathore

ER Sat1700-7
Location: 4605
 

Best of Both Worlds: Real Books with Online MReader Quizzes

C. Mitchell

       
5:30pm
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5:55pm
CT Sat1730-1
Location: 4401
 

Editing Feedback for Low-level Learners

A. J. Garnica

GILE Sat1730-2
Location: 4402
 

Enhanced Engagement through Project-Based Learning

P. Barbudo

TBL Sat1730-3
Location: 4403
 

Impact of AI in L2 Classrooms: Student Perceptions

A. Gallacher, A. Thompson, M. Howarth

Sat1730-8
Location: 4404
CUE Sat1730-9
Location: 4405
 

Understanding Labour Contracts and the 5-Year Rule

G. Rothman

SA Sat1730-4
Location: 4406
 

Home-stay: Challenges for Involved Parties

G. Benthien

TD Sat1730-5
Location: 4501
 

Lessons from a Dauntingly Dense Academic Paper

M. D. McAuliffe

SDD Sat1730-6
Location: 4505
 

Utilizing Video Skits to Teach Speaking and Reading With Expression

G. Rees

ER Sat1730-7
Location: 4605
 

Don’t call it Grammar-Translation

J. A. Perez de Camino

       
6:00pm
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6:25pm
LLL Sat1800-1
Location: 4401
 

Learning Transfer Climate Faced by Nursing Majors – Application of Academic Writing Skills from an English-for-general-academic-purposes (EGAP) Course to Their Content Courses

A. Ho

GILE Sat1800-2
Location: 4402
 

Intercultural Friendship with Student-produced Video

J. W. Brine

TBL Sat1800-3
Location: 4403
 

Impact of AI in L2 classrooms: Student Interest

A. Thompson, A. Gallacher, M. Howarth

CUE Sat1800-8
Location: 4404
 

Validating L2 Motivation Survey

T. Fukuda

CUE Sat1800-9
Location: 4405
 

Building Confidence with Learner-Taught Lessons

J. Taylor

MW Sat1800-4
Location: 4406
 

Using Screencasts to Teach Outside of Class

K. D. Jones

GALE Sat1800-5
Location: 4501
 

Data Analysis in Qualitative Research on EFL Teachers

J. Kimura

TD Sat1800-10
Location: 4502
 

Action Research into Implementing Video Journals

C. Skeates, C. García Ruiz-Castillo

CALL Sat1800-11
Location: 4503
 

Student Preferences for Online Discussion Forums

P. Conaway

LD Sat1800-12
Location: 4504
 

Future-self Motivations Actually Lie in the Past

J. Falout

LD Sat1800-6
Location: 4505
 

Exploring Students’ Perceptions of Plagiarism

C. K. NG

ER Sat1800-13
Location: 4603
 

A Decade Of ER Program Development. What Works & What Doesn’t.

G. Hill

ER Sat1800-7
Location: 4605
 

Cloze Encounters of a Different Kind

T. Robb


 
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