Tag Archives: TESOL International Convention & English Language Expo

Ten Tips to Get the Most Out of the TESOL Conference

Joe McVeigh
Joe McVeigh

Coming to the TESOL conference?  I’ve said it before (last year) and I’ll say it again. Whether it’s your first time or your fifteenth, there are always new things to learn. Here are some tips on having the best experience … Continue reading

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TESOL Board Member Lillian Wong Addresses ORTESOL12

Lillian L. C. Wong
Lillian L. C. Wong

Happy New Year! May 2013 be bright, beautiful, and full of promise for us all. It was my great honor to be invited to give a plenary at ORTESOL 2012 on 16 and 17 November. The theme of the Oregon … Continue reading

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Tips on Writing Successful Conference Presentation Proposals

Joe McVeigh
Joe McVeigh

The deadline to submit proposals for next year’s TESOL conference is June 1. Have you got your proposal ready? Here are a few tips on improving the proposals that you submit.

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Professional Development: Everyday Options for the Overscheduled and Underfunded

Korey Marquez
Korey Marquez

Last week,  TESOL professionals from around the world gathered at the 2012 TESOL convention to exchange ideas and information about English language teaching. The end of the convention should not signal the end of professional development, however. Continuing to build our skills … Continue reading

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Free CALL Conference Webcasts

Sandra Rogers
Sandra Rogers

The CALL-IS is hosting several free webcasts during the TESOL conference starting tomorrow.  If you’re at the conference, you can attend these live events.

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PCI on Teaching Pronunciation

Sandra Rogers
Sandra Rogers

Dear Readers, Last year, I attended the pre-conference institute (PCI) on teaching pronunciation that focused on vowel quality and suprasegmentals.  Shirley Thompson and Karen Taylor of English Language Training Solutions, LLC, provided the workshop.  I learned about the concepts of … Continue reading

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Follow TESOL 2012 Conference Via Paper.li

Sandra Rogers
Sandra Rogers

Dear Readers, This year, I will be blogging about the convention remotely.  Even though I won’t be attending in person, I hope to find some online events, links, or recordings of sessions to learn from.  I’ll be posting those here … Continue reading

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The First Step in the Job Hunt: Join Your Professional Organization

Sandra Rogers
Sandra Rogers

March means that it’s time for the annual conference and time to renew my membership.  Since I won’t be attending the TESOL convention this year, I  know that with my membership, I can keep abreast of the latest research in … Continue reading

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What’s happening with TESOL Affiliates worldwide? Find out in Philadelphia!

Eve
Evelín Ojeda N.

Have you ever wondered what TESOL affiliates are doing to enhance ELT in their regions around the world? If so, Philadelphia is the place to answer that question! Did you know there are more than 100 teachers’ organizations all over … Continue reading

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