Attend an event

LASIG regularly organises both face-to-face and online events. Throughout the year, there are local conferences in different cities as well as regular webinars with well-known practitioners of learner autonomy. In addition, a highlight for many English teachers is the IATEFL annual conference, where LASIG hosts a pre-conference event and a SIG day dedicated to showcasing current projects from around the world.

Click here to read about and watch recordings of some past events.

Upcoming events:

Workshop with Leni Dam: Language learner autonomy and inclusion at the secondary level

About Leni Leni Dam, former LASIG coordinator and co-coordinator for 6 years together with Lienhard Legenhausen, was for forty years a teacher in a Danish comprehensive school developing language learner autonomy in her English classes. At the same time, she was an in-service teacher trainer and school developer at University College for Copenhagen and North… Continue reading Workshop with Leni Dam: Language learner autonomy and inclusion at the secondary level

Self-Directed Learning and Advising in Language Education

Ankara Yıldırım Beyazıt University School of Foreign LanguagesOnline Learning Advisory Conference24 April 2021 LASIG is pleased to announce that we will be co-hosting an online conference with Ankara Yıldırım Beyazıt University School of Foreign Languages on April 24, 2021. The event will focus on how the following areas support learners in being able to manage… Continue reading Self-Directed Learning and Advising in Language Education

PCE 2021

Friday, June 18, 2021 – Harrogate Our 2021 Pre-Conference Event focus is: Defining and contextualizing language learner autonomy: theory and practice For more information about registering for our PCE, visit https://www.iatefl.org/conference/booking-information. Abstract: There seems to be a growing tendency for ‘autonomy’ and ‘autonomous’ to be used without much awareness of their history in language teaching… Continue reading PCE 2021

ILA-LASIG 2021: Developing Learner Autonomy in Language Learning

 June 28 to June 30, 2021 (online) National Autonomous University of Mexico National School of Languages, Linguistics and Translation Mediateca  Register for this event. The National School of Languages, Linguistics and Translation  of the National Autonomous University of Mexico through the Mediateca  invites to Independent Learning Association Conference – ILA 2021 in collaboration with the… Continue reading ILA-LASIG 2021: Developing Learner Autonomy in Language Learning

Past events

We host and sponsor many events throughout the year. Here are some recent events. Recordings of selected events are available for members only. Become a member to view recordings or receive other membership benefits, or contact us if you are already a member. We’ll send you the password. December 12, 2020: Online symposium: Supporting teacher… Continue reading Past events