A three-day National Conference on 'Language Across Curriculum (LAC) in Multi-Linguistic Context : Scope and Challenges' has been organized by the Department of Education in Social and Humanities, Regional Institute of Education (RIE), from Jan-29th to 31st at its A.V. Hall, Technology Block, Manasagangothri.

Prof. G. Gopinathan, former VC, Mahatma Gandhi Antarrashtriya Vishwavidyalaya, Wardha, will inaugurated the Conference at 10AM.

Prof. N. Manu Chakravarthy, former Professor and HoD of English, NMKRV College, Bengaluru and Bhavana Ramanna, former Chairperson, Bal Bhavan, Karnataka and cine actress, will be the guest of honour.

Key figures in the Conference are Prof. Chamanlal, Prof. Gajendra Pathak, Prof. Preethi Sagar, Prof. N.S. Raghunath and Prof. Lakshminarayan Aurora. The Conference will include a Plenary Session, Paper Presentations and a Book Exhibition.

The Conference is aimed at knowing the current status, practices and researches on LAC in Multilinguistic context with special focus on:
• The importance of Language Education, its theoretical development and practices.
• The importance on Language Education in Multilinguistic context.
• The new ideas and innovations in LAC for better implementation and policy making for school education.

There will be paper presentations from Teachers, Teachers Educators, Researches and Academicians from Teacher Training Institutes, Colleges and Universities.

Prof. Chamanlal, Professor and former HoD, CIL, SLL & CS Jawaharlal Nehru University, New Delhi, will delivered valedictory address at 4PM on Jan 31st.