Welcome to The Eleventh International Literacy and Education Research Network Conference on Learning
Welcome to website of The Eleventh International Literacy and Education Research Network Conference on Learning. To be held at the Cojímar Pedagogical Convention Centre Havana, Cuba, from 27-30 June 2004, the conference will address a range of critically important themes relating to education today. Main speakers will include some of the world’s leading thinkers and in the field of education, as well as numerous paper, colloquium and workshop presentations by researchers and practitioners.
This is a conference for any person with an interest in, and concern for, education at any of its levels and in any of its forms, from early childhood, to schools, to higher education and lifelong learning – and in any of its sites, from home to school to university to workplace. All are encouraged to register and attend this significant and timely conference. A range of travel, tour and accommodation options is also available.
Participants are also welcome to submit presentation proposals, either as 30 minute papers or 60 minute workshop or jointly presented 90 minute colloquium sessions. Presenters may choose to submit written papers for publication before or after the conference in the International Journal of Learning. Presentations submitted for publication will be fully refereed and published in print and electronic formats. For those unable to attend the conference in person, virtual registrations are available, which provide access to the online edition of the conference proceedings. Virtual participants can also submit papers for refereeing and publication in the International Journal of Learning.
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Background: The Learning Conference
The Learning Conferences is held annually in different locations around the world, each selected for the particular role education is playing in social, cultural and economic change. In recent years, the conference has been held with the Universiti Sains Malaysia in Penang, Malaysia (1999), with RMIT University in Melbourne, Australia (2000), with the University of Athens in Spetses, Greece (2001), with Beijing Normal University in Beijing, China (2002) and with the Institute of Education, London University (2003).
The Learning Conference is a participants' conference, including numerous parallel sessions. The conference organising committee is inviting proposals to present 30 minute papers or 60 minute workshops. These can be:
Presenters have the option to submit their papers for refereeing and publication in ebook and print formats, before the conference and up until one month after the conference.
For those unable to attend the conference in person, virtual registrations are available. This provides participants the opportunity to access the conference proceedings in electronic format, and also to present papers for refereeing and publication as part of the conference proceedings.
Learning Conference Advisory Committee and Editorial Advisory Board of the International Journal of Learning
Who Should Attend
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