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11th International Conference on Language Teacher Education

May 30–June 1, 2019

The Graduate Hotel, Minneapolis, MN

Symposium: Transforming the Transformers: Breaking Though Philosophical, Cognitive, and Emotional Barriers

Saturday, June 1, 2019 at 1:00 PM–3:00 PM Central Time (US & Canada) add to calendar
Session Type

Symposium (2 hours)

Program Summary

This symposium explores the philosophical, cognitive, and emotional challenges experienced by teacher educators when facilitating teacher learning through the practice of Transformative Language Learning and Teaching, a subset of Transformative Education, which has as its primary goals both personal transformation that results in bicultural and bilingual competence and learner autonomy.

Lead Presenter/organizer

Christine M Campbell, Campbell Language Consultants

Symposium Co-Presenters

Dan E. Davidson, American Councils for International Education
Betty Lou Leaver, The Literacy Center
Martha Nyikos, Indiana University
Rebecca Oxford, University of Maryland