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CoTESOL October Member Symposium - Saturday, October 24

  • 1.  CoTESOL October Member Symposium - Saturday, October 24

    Posted 19-10-2020 10:24 AM

    In lieu of our traditional fall convention, CoTESOL is holding its first-ever virtual member symposium on two separate dates: October 24 and November 7.  It is basically a mini conference in two small bites!

    As TESOL affiliate members, if you or any of your colleagues would like to attend one of these dates, please contact us at cotesol@cotesol.org and we can provide a discount code to access the active member discount price of $30.

    Here is an overview of the program for this coming Saturday:

    CoTESOL's first-ever virtual Fall Member Symposium will feature professional development for all members of the CoTESOL community.

    Presentations include:

    • Sweigart & Zvejnieks - Administrating in the Time of COVID-19
    • Skelton - Building Academic Vocabulary - Virtually or Face to Face!
    • Pourdastmalchi - Using Graphic Novels to Teach Critical Literacy
    • Bowen - Teaching Requests to Libyan Arabic ESL Students
    • Cooney & Guy - Virtual Academic Discourse to Promote Language Development
    • Easterday & Sweigart - Assessment and Eliciting Feedback in Online/Remote Classes
    • Randolph & Bruhn - Getting Creative with Writing
    • Shannon - Teach Abroad with the English Language Fellow Program
    • Flocke & Welsh - Online Technologies Building Student and Teacher Metacognition
    • Kormpas - Up-skilling and Reskilling during the Pandemic
    • Coffelt & Morley - 5 Strategies for Promoting Learner Engagement in the COVID-Age
    • Leonard - Deep Reading: Guided Imagery for Perspective Taking
    • Best of CoTESOL 2019: Russell - Interactive Writing Activities for All Proficiency Levels

    Plus, join your colleagues for a networking lunch/happy hour led by the Special Interest Group Co-Chairs!

    Click here for the complete schedule and program!



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    Thomas Germain
    Executive Secretary CoTESOL
    Lecturer
    University of Colorado
    United States
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