Academics, teachers, MA & PhD students, researchers, experts & practitioners in the field of education are cordially invited to submit papers to the Globets 2019: An International Conference on Education, Technology and Science (http://www.globets.org/) that will take place in Kyrenia, North Cyprus, between the dates of 11-14 April 2019.
All selected papers will be published by International Online Journal of Education and Teaching-IOJET (http://iojet.org), International Journal of Curriculum and Instruction- (IJCI) (http://ijci.wcci-international.org/index.php/IJCI), Turkish Journal of Teacher Education-TUJTED (http://tujted.com), and The International Journal of Social Sciences and Humanities Invention (http://valleyinternational.net/index.php/theijsshi) All of the journals are indexed by international indices.

Important Dates

Call for papers: August 6, 2018
Deadline for paper proposals: February 4, 2019
Notification of acceptance: February 18, 2019
Deadline for presenters' registration: February 28, 2019
Submission of full-text manuscripts: May 11, 2019

Main Topics

The Conference will address a range of critically important issues and themes relating but not limited to the following:

  • Art education
  • The development of knowledge and understanding of teaching practices.
  • Social competencies and problem-solving competencies.
  • Engaging learning environments
  • Sustainability of learning and teaching practices.
  • Innovative practices and ICT (i.e., virtual platforms, mobile & augmented learning, flipped learning, etc.)
  • Values for 21st century global citizens
  • Preparing teachers for integrative values education
  • Teacher professional development for enhancing character education
  • Curriculum/syllabus/lesson plan/learning materials development for integrated values education
  • Developing learning activities/tasks/strategies for character education
  • Assessing student’s character development (values acquisition assessment)
  • Creating/managing conducive school culture to character education
  • Physical education
  • Parents and public involvement in character education
  • Psychological counselling and guidance
  • Peace education
  • STEM education
  • Educational management skills and challenges
  • Science education
  • Language education in L1, L2 and the others

Types of Presentations

Participants are invited to submit abstracts of papers, workshops or posters to the conference program committee. All types of presentations will be in English or Turkish. Speakers can choose to do an oral presentation, a poster presentation, or an online presentation. For all types of proposals, speakers are expected to submit a structured abstract through our proposal submission system until February 4, 2019. All proposals will be blind-reviewed by at least two members of the editorial and advisory board for scope and quality.

Oral Presentations & Online (Virtual) Presentations

Participants are kindly invited to give presentations on any of the themes listed above. The paper presenters are required to restrict their presentations to 15 minutes followed by 5 minutes for discussion and/or Q&A. Each session will last for a total of 20 minutes.

Workshops

Workshop sessions include active audience participation through experiencing and discussing tasks provided by the workshop facilitator. Workshop sessions will generally last for 45 minutes.

Posters 

Posters are invited on any of the themes listed above. Posters may be any size up to a maximum of A1 (594mm x 840mm) or equivalent made up of separate sheets.

Manuscript Preparation & Submission

Since the papers presented at GlobETS 2019 Conference will be published in one of the collaborator journals after a review process, the editorial secretary of the journal will inform authors about the publication process after the conference has been conducted. Authors are expected to format their papers according to the selected journal template and submit it to the journal system once they are informed through an email.