November 2016 archive

Advocacy from TESOL

This post was first published on Beth Evans’ personal blog. Today I stumbled across a letter on the website, penned by the Maureen Costello, director of Teaching Tolerance, and Randi Weingarten, president of the American Federation of Teachers. The letter entreats Donald J. Trump to denounce hate from his bully pulpit. And I am thankful …

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Refugee Wellness Guide

The National Partnership for Community Training is pleased to present the Refugee Wellness Country Guide: Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) Click here for the Guide. The number of refugees resettling to the U.S. from the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) has steadily increased for the past few years.1 The DRC has faced substantial internal and external conflict …

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One Week to Apply to Present!

There is only 1 week left to submit proposals for the 2017 Electronic Village! Don’t delay, submit today! For more information about submitting a proposal, see below. If you have any questions about submitting a proposal, contact the Electronic Village Coordinator, Stephanie Korslund, at ————————————— The TESOL CALL-IS is pleased to present the Call …

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Thanks for a great conference!

Hello, all! Thanks to all of you who made the 2016 conference a great success. First, a matter of business: We’d like to ask you to take a few minutes to fill out the conference evaluation. When you finish, you can print out a certificate of attendance. This will only be available until November 17, …

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Free TESOL Resource Kit: ELs and ESSA

Have you seen this? There’s a TESOL resource kit with an “in-depth analysis of the portions of ESSA most pertinent to teachers of English learners (ELs) in K–12 schools across the United States that receive federal funds.” Click on the below link for the kit! ELs and ESSA Resource Kit   Please follow and like us:

Fall Conference Countdown

A Message from Northern New England TESOL: Hello, friends! We’re counting down to NNETESOL’s fall conference in Gorham, ME, on Saturday, and we’re so pleased you’re planning to be with us. We have a great lineup with lots of choices from all levels of instruction. For veteran attendees, we’re starting a bit earlier this year so …

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