GILE-SIG

Publications


(1) GILE Newsletter

The main publication of the Global Issues SIG is its quarterly Global Issues in Language Education Newsletter. Subscriptions cost 1500 yen per year (JALT members) and 2000 yen per year (non-JALT members). Subscription information can be found here. On-line back issues from previous newsletters with past articles on global issue themes can be found here.


The Global Issues in Language Education Newsletter

Issued: Quarterly (March, June, Sept, Dec)

Size: 24 pages per issue

Editor: Kip Cates (GILE SIG Chair)

To date: 64 issues over 17 years since 1990

Since 1990, the "Global Issues in Language Education Newsletter" has offered a wealth of information for language teachers on topics ranging from education for international understanding and classroom lessons on world cultures to teaching about such global issues as war and peace, human rights, poverty, hunger, AIDS and the environment.

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(2) Special Issues of JALT' The Language Teacher Magazine

Since its establishment in 1990, the Global Issues in Language Education Special Interest Group (GILE SIG) of the Japan Association for Language Teaching (JALT) has produced a number of special magazine issues of JALT's monthly publication The Language Teacher.

Issue: The Language Teacher Vol. XIV No. 5

Title: Global Issues in Language Education
Date: May 1990

Guest Editors: Kevin Mark & Kip Cates

Articles:

Issue: The Language Teacher Vol. XVII No. 5

Title: Global Education

Date: May 1993

Guest Editor: Kip Cates

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Articles:

Issue: The Language Teacher Vol. 20 No. 11

Title: Global Issues in Foreign Language Teaching

Date: November 1996

Issue: The Language Teacher Vol. 20 No. 11

Guest Editor: David Peaty

Weblink: http://jalt-publications.org/tlt/files/96/nov/index.html

Articles:

Issue: The Language Teacher Vol. 23 No. 2

Title: Teaching World Citizenship in the Language Classroom

Date: February 1999

Guest Editor: Michael Higgins

Weblink: http://www.jalt-publications.org/tlt/articles/1999/02/index

Articles:

Issue: The Language Teacher Vol. 27 No. 3

Title: Global Issues

Date: March 2003

Guest Editor: David Peaty

Weblink: http://www.jalt-publications.org/tlt/articles/2003/03/index

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Kip A. Cates, Tottori University, Koyama, Tottori City, JAPAN 680-8551
E-mail: kcates@gilesig.org Work Tel/Fax: 0857-31-5650
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