Gender Awareness in Language Education Any Unvetted SIG Forum


Sun, Jul 10, 10:00-11:30 Asia/Tokyo

Location: E21 HYBRID

This is the Forum of the gender awareness in language education (GALE) SIG. GALE’s mission is to research gender and its implications for language learning, teaching, and training; to improve pedagogical practices, develop language teaching material; to raise awareness of workplace and human rights issues related to gender for language professionals; and to increase networking opportunities among language professionals interested in teaching, researching, and/or discussing issues related to gender and language education. Forum speakers represent a wide range of research and perspectives on gender awareness in language education within the SIG and the organization of JALT as a whole. Presenters will engage in discussion of the importance of gender issues within the language teaching profession.

  • Terry Tuttle

    Terry R. Tuttle is an Assistant Language Teacher working for the Higashiosaka Board of Education and a Co-Coordinator of the JALT Gender and Language Education SIG. He is pursuing a M.S.Ed degree with a concentration in TESOL at Temple University, Japan Campus.