4th Annual Asian Conference on Technology in the Classroom (ACTC) 2014 Osaka

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  • The Inter­na­tional Aca­d­e­mic Forum (IAFOR) in con­junc­tion with its global part­ners is proud to announce the Fourth Annual Asian Con­fer­ence on Tech­nol­ogy in the Class­room (ACTC) 2014, to be held from April 17 – 20 2014, at the Righa Royal Hotel and the adjoin­ing Osaka Inter­na­tional Con­fer­ence Cen­ter in Osaka, Japan.

    Inno­va­tions in tech­nol­ogy have changed the way that we com­mu­ni­cate through­out all facets of our lives. The abil­ity to inter­act with indi­vid­u­als or groups for any pur­pose, any­time, and any­where sup­ports new ways of engag­ing with oth­ers, pro­vides cre­ative mech­a­nisms for teach­ing and learn­ing, and enhances per­sonal, com­mu­nity, and soci­etal advance­ment. We invite schol­ars, edu­ca­tors, admin­is­tra­tors, pol­icy mak­ers, and oth­ers to join us at ACTC 2014 to explore how tech­no­log­i­cal inno­va­tions facil­i­tate our global con­nect­ed­ness and empower flex­i­ble and dynamic edu­ca­tional expe­ri­ences never before possible.

    ACTC 2014 will attract a diverse group of edu­ca­tional pro­fes­sion­als to share research and prac­ti­cal appli­ca­tions in the uti­liza­tion of advanced infor­ma­tion tech­nolo­gies for teach­ing and learn­ing. Selected pre­sen­ta­tions will share evidence-​based prac­tices and impor­tant lessons learned so that oth­ers may ben­e­fit in their own appli­ca­tion of sim­i­lar approaches. The Inter­na­tional Aca­d­e­mic Forum encour­ages open intel­lec­tual exchange for the pur­pose of indi­vid­ual pro­fes­sional devel­op­ment, as well as enhance­ment of our shared dis­ci­plines and edu­ca­tional communities.

    Con­fer­ence Topics

    Theme: “Indi­vid­ual, Com­mu­nity, Soci­ety: Con­nect­ing, Learn­ing and Growing“

    The con­fer­ence theme is “Indi­vid­ual, Com­mu­nity, Soci­ety: Con­nect­ing, Learn­ing and Grow­ing”, and the orga­niz­ers encour­age sub­mis­sions that approach this theme from a vari­ety of per­spec­tives. How­ever, the sub­mis­sion of other top­ics for con­sid­er­a­tion is wel­come and we also encour­age ses­sions within and across a vari­ety of dis­ci­plines and fields related to Tech­nol­ogy in the Class­room, includ­ing the fol­low­ing streams:

    • Beyond Web 2.0
    • Com­puter Adap­tive Testing
    • Com­puter Assisted Lan­guage Learn­ing (CALL)
    • Dig­i­tal literacy
    • e-​Assessment and new Assess­ment The­o­ries and Methodologies
    • e-​learning and col­lab­o­ra­tive learning
    • Edu­ca­tion in a vir­tual world
    • Future Class­rooms
    • Human com­puter interaction
    • Instruc­tional Technology
    • Inte­grat­ing e-​learning in class­room based lan­guage teaching
    • Inter­ac­tive White­board tech­nolo­gies (Black­board, WebCT, etc.)
    • Lan­guage Labs
    • Learn­ing Sys­tems Platforms
    • Mobile learn­ing
    • Mobile tech­nolo­gies
    • Moo­dle and Class­room Teaching
    • Mul­ti­me­dia
    • New Tech­nolo­gies
    • Open and dis­tance learn­ing technologies
    • Social net­work­ing
    • Sup­port Centers
    • Teach­ing online
    • Telecol­lab­o­ra­tion
    • Video Pod­cast­ing
    • Vir­tual and per­sonal learn­ing environments
    • Vir­tual Communities
    • Web 2.0 tech­nolo­gies in the classroom
    • Web-​based Learning
    • Web-​based Writ­ing Education
    • Wikis, Blogs, and Online Journals

    Sis­ter Con­fer­ence: Asian Con­fer­ence on Lan­guage Learn­ing (ACLL) 2014

    The Asian Con­fer­ence on Tech­nol­ogy in the Class­room 2014 will be held along­side the Asian Con­fer­ence on Lan­guage Learn­ing 2014. Reg­is­tra­tion for either con­fer­ence will allow atten­dees the option of attend­ing ses­sions in the other at no extra charge.

    Con­fer­ence Chairs

    • Pro­fes­sor Steve Corn­well – Pro­fes­sor, Depart­ment of Inter­na­tional and Eng­lish Inter­dis­ci­pli­nary Stud­ies, Osaka Women’s Uni­ver­sity, Japan, Direc­tor of Pro­grams, & Mem­ber of the Board of Direc­tors, Japan Asso­ci­a­tion of Lan­guage Teach­ers (JALT)
    • Pro­fes­sor Bar­bara Loc­kee – Pro­fes­sor of Instruc­tional Design and Tech­nol­ogy, Asso­ciate Direc­tor of the School of Edu­ca­tion, Asso­ciate Direc­tor of Edu­ca­tional Research and Out­reach, Vir­gina Tech, USA
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