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“Linguistic Landscape and Superdiversity”: Reflections on LAUD 2016

Two weeks ago I had the pleasure of joining the LAUD Symposium, a biennial linguistics event in Landau, Germany organized by Martin Pütz and colleagues at the University…

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Linguistic landscape teaching guide updated

At the end of my recent Linguistic Landscape journal article, “Opening spaces of learning in the linguistic landscape,” I give a link to a resource guide for designing language learning activities in…

Linguistic landscaping gender inclusion at Yale

Visible progress last week from the Office of LGBTQ Resources, the Faculty of Arts and Sciences, and the Office of Diversity and Inclusion on realizing a “more inclusive…

Advancing action research in language teaching at Yale

What is action research, why do it, and how is it done? These three questions were the focus of last Thursday’s (October 8) Brown Bag at the CLS,…

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Borrow-aways from the Georgetown Roundtable on Languages and Linguistics

Heading to another conference (AAAL in Toronto) is a strange time to be blogging about a conference from last weekend, but the Georgetown Roundtable on Languages and Linguistics…

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Continuing the discussion from M. Hauck event on multiliteracy training

On February 26, the CLS Thursday Brown Bag series received a special guest in Mirjam Hauck, member of the Faculty of Education and Language Studies at The Open University,…

On the myth of neutral technology

In the wake of last week’s news that a Yale police officer drew his gun on an (unarmed) African-American Yale student under highly questionable circumstances, I felt compelled…

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Looking forward: Language learning in the linguistic landscape

It’s an exciting time to be thinking about linguistic landscape in language teaching in the U.S. Next May the annual linguistic landscape workshop, which has been held the…

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Notes on distance teaching and learning from UW-Madison

[updated 8-19 10:00am] [updated 8-18 9:00am] I’ve arrived and settled in at UW’s annual Conference on Distance Teaching and Learning, from today to Thursday (Aug 12-14). I’ve come…