As We Speak (SPLIS)

SPLIS Newsletter Submission Guidelines

by User Not Found | 11/03/2011

Call for submission

The SPLIS e-newsletter, As We Speak, is soliciting articles on any of the various aspects of teaching and tutoring pronunciation, oral skills, and listening that apply to and/or focus on ESL/EFL pedagogy, second language acquisition, accent addition/reduction, assessment of those skills, and other related research. We also solicit book reviews for both classroom and methodology texts. Sharing teaching tips, tutoring tips and classroom strategies are also acceptable submissions.

Submission Guidelines

Articles should have the following characteristics:

  • Be no longer than 2,500 words
  • Include a 50-word (500 characters of less) abstract
  • Contain no more than five citations
  • Follow the style guidelines in Publication Manual of the American Psychological Association, Fifth Edition (APA)
  • Be in MS Word or ASCII format
  • Follow accepted conventions for on-line publishing (hand out available upon request)

Publication schedule: As We Speak will be published two times per year: November 1 and April 15.

  • Submission deadline for November issue is September 20
  • Submission deadline for April issue is March 1

Note: You may contact the editors at any time to discuss possible submissions.