Laxman Gnawali

Kathmandu University

Professor & Head, Department of Language Education | , |Kathmandu University School of Education, Nepal,   Senior Vice President, Nepal English language Teachers' Association (NELTA)


Reciprocity and Growth in Communities of Practice

Non-teaching Context
Sat, Nov 21, 12:50-13:50 JST

This talk will share the findings of a study on EFL teacher associations in terms of their teacher development strategies for their members. How the associations and the members operate as a community of practice in a reciprocal relationship, how the growth of one side impacts that of the other will be highlighted. How the social capital builds through the reciprocity in the community will also be discussed.

Panel Discussion and Closing Ceremony

Non-teaching Context
Mon, Nov 23, 14:00-15:00 JST

The end of the show, and we will welcome some of our plenary, featured, and invited guest speakers to offer some final words and reflections on the conference. Audience participants will be encouraged to ask questions and offer insights of their own. After the panel discussion we will here about what is to come for JALT2021!