Target Audience

Write blog articles with the target audience in mind:

  • Primary: second language teachers in Canada;
  • Secondary: researchers, organizations, and stakeholders involved in second language education in Canada.

Form

  • Submit blog articles in Word document format (.docx).
  • Articles should be between 500-1000 words.
  • Use headings to break up information.

Content

  • Topics of blog articles are determined by the writer in consultation with a CASLT staff member.
  • Writers should send a brief outline of their blog article (3-5 sentences) to the CASLT staff member before submitting a full draft.

Style

  • CASLT follows APA style for in-text citations, references, tables and figures, and mechanics of style (punctuation, capitalization, number usage, abbreviations, etc.).

Images

  • Provide images in separate files (not in the Word document).
  • Images should have a minimum resolution of 300 dpi.
  • Use the comment feature in Word to indicate image placement in the article.
Photos
  • Provide a caption for each photo (1-2 sentences maximum).
  • Provide source information for each photo.
Graphs and Infographics
  • Provide source information for each graph/infographic.

For more information or to submit a blog article, contact our communications coordinator:

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