Alan CHAN

CONFERENCE PRESENTATIONS

Comparison of Spatial Demonstratives “zhe”, “na”, “this” and “that” in Discourses of TV Talk Shows

Co-presented with Riko Lei Ut Meng. American Association of Applied Linguistics (AAAL) 2021 Conference (pre-recorded video presentation), March 20-23, 2021

Co-presented with Riko Lei Ut Meng. 第三屆(功能)語言學融合與發展高端論壇暨十七屆英漢語篇分析研討會, Beijing Foreign Studies University (virtual conference presentation), October 31, 2020

Co-presented with Riko Lei Ut Meng. 2020 International Conference on Linguistics, Kyung Hee University of South Korea (virtual conference presentation), October 16-17, 2020

Comparison of the Effects of Synchronous and Asynchronous MALL with Face-to-face Practices on Speaking Skills: A Sociocultural Perspective

Co-presented with Riko Lei Ut Meng. 17th Annual CamTESOL Conference: Actions and Innovations in Teaching and Learning, CamTESOL (virtual conference presentation), February 5-7, 2021

Factors Affecting Macau College Students’ Engagement with Online Instruction as an Alternative to Real-Class Instruction during COVID-19

Co-presented with Riko Lei Ut Meng. 17th Annual CamTESOL Conference: Actions and Innovations in Teaching and Learning, CamTESOL (virtual conference presentation), February 5-7, 2021

Students’ Engagement with Online Instruction as Alternative to Real-Class Instruction

Co-presented with Riko Lei Ut Meng. 29th ETA International Symposium, ETA-ROC, Taiwan (pre-recorded video presentation), November 13-15, 2020

Exploring the Cognitive Mechanism of Denominalization: From the Perspective of Conceptual Metaphor and Metonymy Interaction

Co-presented with Riko Lei Ut Meng. 第三屆(功能)語言學融合與發展高端論壇暨十七屆英漢語篇分析研討會, Beijing Foreign Studies University (virtual conference presentation), October 31, 2020

Co-presented with Riko Lei Ut Meng. 2020 International Conference on Linguistics, Kyung Hee University of South Korea (virtual conference presentation), October 16-17, 2020

Implications of Foreign Language Classroom Anxiety (FLCA) to Macau EFL Students

Co-presented with Riko Lei Ut Meng. The 27th Korea TESOL International Conference: Advancing ELT: Blending Disciplines, Approaches, and Technologies, Sookmyung Women’s University, Seoul, October 12-13, 2019

Foreign Language Classroom Anxiety: A Preliminary Study of its Implication to EFL Final-Year Secondary Students and First-Year University Students

Co-presented with Riko Lei Ut Meng. Inaugural Conference on Language Teaching and Learning: Cognition and Identity, The Education University of Hong Kong, June 28-29, 2019

If only YOU were in my shoes, teachers

Co-presented with Riko Lei Ut Meng and Kitty Ng Si Man. 2018 Macao English Language Teaching Conference, Moving Forward: Breakthroughs in Macao EFL Classrooms, Macao, June 9, 2018

A in the STEAM – the Correlation between English (Language Arts) and STEM Education

2017 Macao English Language Teaching Conference, English in the Real World: From School to Society, Macao, June 10-11, 2017

English is Science? An Exploration of Scientific Approach in English Pedagogy

Keynote Speech at 2016 Macao English Language Teaching Conference, Bringing Teachers Together: From Monologues to Multilogues, Macao, June 11-12, 2016

The use of Meaning-Check Questions (MCQ) to assist students’ autonomy in learning English

English Language Teaching International Conference 2015, Departing from Tradition: Innovations in English Language Teaching and Learning, Macao, Jan 31 – Feb 1, 2015

Lei, U. M., & Chan, K. L. (2020). Implications of foreign language classroom anxiety to Macau EFL students. Korea TESOL Journal, 15(2), 127-150.

Deputy Managing Director, Macao Association for the Advancement of English Language Teaching (MÆLT) (2018-Present)

Member, KoTESOL (2019-Present)

Member, IATEFL (2019-Present)

“Distinguished Teacher” Honour of the school year 2016/2017 (Awarded by Education and Youth Affairs Bureau, Government of the Macao Special Administrative Region)