Call for Speakers

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2019 WAESOL Conference

event date

26 Oct 2019

location

Renton Technical College, Renton, WA


2019 WAESOL Conference

Navigating New Terrain in EL Education

WAESOL, the Washington state affiliate of Teachers of English to Speakers of Other Languages (TESOL), is a professional, non-profit organization whose purposes are to:

  • Promote scholarship
  • Disseminate information related to ESOL
  • Strengthen instruction, teacher training, and research in the teaching of English to speakers of other languages

READ Proposal Guidelines Carefully.  Submissions exceeding the limits will not be considered.

  • Session Title: 10 word limit. Use Title Case.
  • Session Description: 300 word limit (2000 characters). Full description of session for reviewers. This will not appear in the conference program. 
  • Abstract for Program: 50 word limit (360 characters).  This will appear in the program both online and in print. 
  • Speaker Biographies: 100 word limit per presenter.  Will appear only online.  Please note that speaker photo is optional. 

 8 Categories related to this year's theme

  • Navigating TESOL Career Paths: Shifting into materials writing, K-12 certification, instructional design, editing, etc. 
  • Changing Demographics in K-12, adult, and post-secondary language institutions
  • Supporting Students with Disabilities
  • Policy and Advocacy in a time of change
  • Technology and language learning: instructional design, assessment, etc.
  • Instructional Strategies
  • Research 
  • Other relevant topics


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Call for Speakers
CfS opens at 12:00 AM

29 May 2019

CfS closes at 11:59 PM

04 Sep 2019

This event is in Pacific Standard Time time zone.
Closing time in your time zone is .

Please adhere to the guidelines stated above.    

Accepted presenters will be notified by September 25th. 

Accepted proposals will receive one reduced conference registration ($40 member, $70 non-member).  Only one reduced registration per accepted session. 


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