LASIG: Self-directed learning and advising in language education

IATEFL Learner Autonomy SIG is pleased to announce that we will be co-hosting this online conference with Ankara Yıldırım Beyazıt University School of Foreign Languages. The event will focus on how the following areas support learners in being able to manage their own learning in a supportive and collaborative environment:

  • Advising in language learning
  • Learner Autonomy
  • Self-directed learning
  • Self-access language learning
  • Peer advising
  • Classroom-based advising
  • Affect in language learning
  • Individual differences in language learning
  • Learning beyond the classroom
  • Teacher autonomy
  • Reflective thinking in language teaching
  • Self-access material design
  • Digital tools/media

For more information on the Plenary speakers, Jo Mynard, Christian Ludwig and Lawrie Moore-Walter, please visit

This event will take place from 06.00 - 16.00 UK time.

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Booking fees will increase to the standard rate for those delegates who book but do not pay by the earlybird deadline.

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Event details

Event type:

SIG Event
Learner Autonomy


24/04/2021 - 06:00 UK time


Before 1 April 2021
IATEFL members 6GBP
Non members 10GBP

After 1 April
IATEFL members 10GBP
Non members 14GBP