ARLE SIG Literacy 2022-2023 Brown Bag Meetings

ARLE SIG Literacy extends a warm invitation to their 2022-2023 Brown Bag Meetings, which will begin on Sept. 30th. Please click for dates and more information.

SIG Literacies: Reading, Writing & Oracies

Focus of SIG Literacies: Reading, Writing and Oracy

SIG Literacies: Reading, Writing and Oracy focuses on written-based skills (reading and writing) and on oral-based skills (listening and speaking), the latter less intensively researched, and on their relationship in mother tongue. All these skills have to be acquired up to a certain ability to manage and solve real communication problems in the complex modern society in the 21th century.
That is the reason why the SIG will discuss the following main issues from various perspectives:

The members of the sig will cooperate in organizing conferences, and in advocating issues.


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Jesper Bremholm, Denmark
Senior Researcher, the National Centre for Reading

Winnie-Karen Giera, Germany
Professor, Department of Inclusive German Didactics, Potsdam University

Byeonggon Min, South Korea
Professor, Departement of Korean Language Education, College of Education, Seoul National University

Anneke Wurth, Netherlands
Teacher educator, PhD-candidate, Graduate School of Teaching, Leiden University

Minutes from SIG meetings at ARLE conferences

13th ARLE Conference 2022, Nicosia: Minutes from SIG meeting.

12th ARLE Conference 2019, Lisbon, Minutes from SIG meeting