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11
Jul
2013

Albert & Tobie At the annual conference of the South African Association for Language Teaching (SAALT) in Stellenbosch in early July 2013, ICELDA CEO Albert Weideman was honoured by a festschrift edited by Gustav Butler, head of academic literacy at the Vaal Triangle campus of NWU, and Tobie van...
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11
Jul
2013

 Sanet Steyn'n Akademiese woordelys vir Afrikaans is goed ontvang tydens die SAALT/SAALA/LSSA kongres in Stellenbosch. Meer hieronder ...

The development of an academic word list (AWL) for Afrikaans was enthusiastically received at the joint SAALT/SAALA/LSSA conference in Stellenbosch in early July. Developed by ICELDA project associate Sanet...
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11
Jul
2013
Colleen du Plessis, ICELDA project associate, delivered a paper at the recent annual joint SAALT/SAALA/LSSA conference in Stellenbosch on “Issues of validity in the Grade 12 Home Language Examination papers (2008-2011)". Colleen’s work on this is the anchor study in the investigation ICELDA is undertaking for Umalusi (South Africa’s...
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24
Jun
2013

Albert Weideman What are innovation and reciprocity in applied linguistics? These two somewhat abstract ideas will be the focus of a keynote at the upcoming joint annual conference of SAALT/SAALA/LSSA, to be delivered by ICELDA CEO Albert Weideman. The keynote will bring together insights from the history of language teaching with...
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24
Jun
2013

Cathie Elder As in previous years, ICELDA has brought a top international scholar to South Africa to participate in applied linguistics debate and discussion. One of the world’s foremost applied linguists, Prof. Cathie Elder of the University of Melbourne, has accepted an invitation to deliver a keynote at this year’s joint...
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