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  • 1.  Call for Nominations

    Posted 18 days ago
    Dear Colleagues:
    If you are a current member of TESOL International Association and would like to get more involved in the organization, this is a message for you!
    My name is Ching-Ching Lin. I want to introduce myself as the new chair of Bilingual-Multilingual Education Interest Section (2020-2021). I would like to cordially invite you to nominate yourself or a colleague within TESOL International Association for the following leadership positions:
    • Chair Elect: Attend the TESOL Convention in 2021 and 2022, assist the incoming Chair in all IS-related activities during the 2020-2021 academic year (including but not limited to hosting webinars, conference planning, etc.), take the position of Chair in the 2021-2022 academic year.
    • Newsletter Editor (3 positions): Publish at least one newsletter issue and perform responsibilities including but not limited to planning, editing and publishing contents.
    • Community Manager (myTESOL and Facebook) (3 positions): Promote awareness of the purpose and actions of the IS through ongoing communication efforts. This means managing the Twitter and Facebook account, but also making sure people post and tweet about bilingual/multiple education.
    • Members at Large (multiple positions): Serve as a liaison to the general membership.
    By serving in a leadership capacity, you can make a positive impact in bilingual/multilingual education and beyond!
    I promise that we will work as a team and support each other every step of the way.
    Please send your nominations or self-nominations for the above leadership roles to by June 11, 2020

    Ching-Ching Lin, Ed.D
    B-MEIS Chair, 2020-2021
    CR-ITI Program Coordinator & TESOL/BE Instructor
    Touro College
    United States