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Patrick-Andre Mather


Universidad de Puerto Rico

I am a professor of linguistics at the University of Puerto Rico, Río Piedras, College of Humanities. My main areas of research/interest are sociolinguistics, phonetics, and language policy and planning.

Sessions in which Patrick-Andre Mather attends

Thursday 29 April, 2021

Time Zone: (GMT-05:00) Eastern Time (US & Canada)
8:40 AM
8:40 AM EDT - 8:55 AM EDT | 15 minutes

Join us for opening remarks from members of the organizing committee, from Graham Carr, President and Vice-Chancellor of Concordia University, and from Cynthia Eid, vice-president of the Fédération internationale de professeurs de français.

9:00 AM
9:00 AM EDT - 9:30 AM EDT | 30 minutes

Aicha Rahal, University of Gafsa, Tunisia Title: Selective Fossilization Hypothesis: Principles and Application Keywords: Fossilization; SFH; L1 markedness; L2 robustness Abstract: Selinker (1972) brought the concept of fossilization to the ...

9:00 AM EDT - 10:30 AM EDT | 1 hour 30 minutes
9:30 AM
9:30 AM EDT - 10:00 AM EDT | 30 minutes

Patrick-Andre Mather, Universidad de Puerto Rico, Rio Piedras, Puerto Rico Title: Strategies and approaches to teaching students in a 2nd or 3rd language Keywords: 3rd language acquisition; translanguaging; multilingualism; teaching methodologies Abstract:

10:00 AM
10:00 AM EDT - 10:30 AM EDT | 30 minutes

Moustapha Fall, University of Victoria, Canada Title: The role(s) of Mother Tongue Literacy in Learning a Second Language: The case of Wolof and French in Senegal Keywords: Mother tongue; Second language; Partial literacy Abstract:

10:45 AM
10:45 AM EDT - 12:00 PM EDT | 1 hour 15 minutes

Cynthia Eid, Professeure-Chercheuse, Doyenne de l'École de formateurs, Directrice de la pédagogie et de l'Innovation, Groupe IGS, Paris-Lyon et Toulouse, France. Vice-présidente de la Fédération internationale des professeurs de français.,Titre: ...

1:00 PM
1:00 PM EDT - 2:30 PM EDT | 1 hour 30 minutes
4:00 PM
4:00 PM EDT - 5:30 PM EDT | 1 hour 30 minutes

Friday 30 April, 2021

Time Zone: (GMT-05:00) Eastern Time (US & Canada)
10:45 AM
10:45 AM EDT - 12:00 PM EDT | 1 hour 15 minutes

Greg Kessler, Professor of Instructional Technology at the Patton College of Education, Ohio University, United States. Editor of the CALICO Equinox book series, Advances in CALL Practice & Research. Title: Innovation and the future of language teaching Abstract: