Over a period of 40 years, SEAMEO RELC has served with distinction as Southeast Asia’s outstanding language teacher education institution. It trains key personnel identified by the governments and the leading institutions in the region.
The Centre is dedicated to the development of expertise and excellence in language teacher education and the promotion of international cooperation among language professionals. It publishes scholarly research and information materials to achieve these aims.
The RELC Journal is published by Sage on behalf of the Southeast Asian Ministers of Education Organization (SEAMEO) Regional Language Centre (RELC) located in Singapore. It presents information and ideas on theories, research, methods and materials related to language learning and teaching. The Journal welcomes contributions, as short research reports or viewpoint articles, related to the common professional concerns of both the practitioner and the researcher, providing a bridge between theory and practice
As part of our service to teachers and researchers, one section of the Journal will continue to be devoted to book reviews.
Purchase of the RELC Journal Online.
SAGE has begun a project to optimize viewing of SAGE journals visa handheld devices. The RELC Journal now has its own SJO mobile optimized site and is accessible at: http://m.rel.sagepub.com.
RELC New Portfolio Series
The RELC New Portfolio Series aims to provide "how to" booklets for teachers and teacher trainers focusing on principles, procedures, activities, examples, and application tasks.
The booklets assume no prior knowledge of the topic on the part of the reader. They are informed by the latest research and best practice and will equip readers with practical knowledge and skills they can apply in their own teaching situations.
The following books are currently available:
To purchase the RELC New Portfolio Series : Online Purchase or Direct and Bulk Purchase.
RELC Portfolio Series
The RELC Portfolio Series consists of short practical resource booklets for ESL/EFL teachers. Booklets in the series have the following characteristics:
Titles in the series provide teachers with practical ways of applying new ideas to their own classroom teaching. In addition, the booklets can be used as the basis for workshops and in-service courses and can also be combined in different ways according to participant needs.
To purchase the RELC Portfolio Series : Online Purchase or Direct and Bulk Purchase.
RELC Portfolio Series in Portuguese and Spanish
The RELC Portfolio Series is now also available in South America in Portuguese and Spanish through SBS as ‘Portfolio SBS’. For enquiries, please contact:
SBS – Special Book Services Avenida Casa Verde, 463 02519-000 São Paulo SP, Brazil Tel: 55-11-6238-4477 Fax: 55-11-6977-1384 Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
The Anthology Series consists of academic papers selected from those presented at the annual RELC International Seminars and includes, from time to time, other articles of high academic quality.
Please contact the RELC Library to order any of these titles.
A series of five booklets using cartoons designed to help adult users of English to understand common grammatical errors in the English language.
Please contact the RELC Library to purchase any title in this series.