ISSUE 7   May 2004  


3rd Annual Network Conference Montreal '04


The Canadian Language and Literacy Research Network's 3rd Annual Network Conference is fast approaching. This year, the conference will take place in Montreal, Quebec at the Hôtel Delta Centre-Ville from June 16-19.








The conference theme is Linking Research, Policy and Practice. Anyone wishing to attend should register online by June 10, 2004. To register, please fill out the form found at .

As in past years, The Network will be sponsoring two people per research project to attend the conference. Full sponsorship includes transportation, accommodation and meals. Additional research team members, students and partners are also encouraged to attend, however, they will have to cover their own travel and accommodation expenses. Please note there is not a registration fee and conference meals are covered by The Network.

Hotel rooms have been reserved for the nights of June 16-19, 2004, at the Hôtel Delta Centre-Ville. However, these rooms and the conference rate are only guaranteed if booked by May 14, 2004. To register online for accommodations, please go to: .

Each research project is also asked to participate in the Poster Session at the conference. The Poster Session gives each research team the opportunity to present its work to conference delegates. Poster abstracts, along with the poster title, author's name and corresponding project title are to be submitted no later than May 21, 2004. An electronic copy of the completed poster must be submitted by June 4, 2004. For more information on poster guidelines, please visit: .

Any questions can be e-mailed to Jennifer Starcok at . For complete details on the conference, please go to: .