Friday, May 13
09:15-10:00 Opening Ceremony & Orientation
Micah Risher “Unleash Your Experience: Being a 21st Century Reflective Practitioner”
11:00-11:30 Coffee break
11:30-13:00 Concurrent Presentations & Poster Sessions
13:00-14:30 Lunch break
Viviana Cortes, “What your textbook is not telling you: The truth about formulaic language”
15:30-16:00 Coffee break
16:00-17:30 Concurrent Presentations & Poster Sessions
Luciana Fernandez, “Language, Critical Thinking and Multicultural Awareness Development in the EFL Classroom¨
Saturday, May 14
Viviana Cortes, “Checking our language intuitions: Corpora and Content-based instruction“
10:00-10:30 Coffee break
10:30-12:00 Concurrent Sessions
12:00-12:45 Commercial Presentations
12:45-14:30 Lunch break
12:45-14:30 Lunch break
Tamara Al-Kasey, ¨Monkeying around on the Internet: Teaching reading micro-skills¨
15:30-16:15 Concurrent sessions
16:15-16:30 Coffee break
16:30-17:00 ¨Los Murciélagos¨ band
17:00-17:30 Closing & Raffle
In keeping with the 50th Anniversary theme “Reflecting Forward,” TESOL has recognized two groups of professionals: 50 who have made significant contributions to the profession within the past 50 years (50 at 50), and 30 who are emerging as leaders in the profession (30 Up and Coming). Congratulations to the selected ones!
50 at 50
Each leader listed below has made a significant contribution to the TESOL profession within the past 50 years. The leaders were selected by the 50th Anniversary Advisory Team from more than 120 nominees.
TESOL International Association congratulates these outstanding TESOL professionals! Their leadership has helped build the association and develop English language teaching and learning into a profession that touches the lives of students and educators worldwide.
||Virginia French Allen
||Ulrich (Uli) Schrader
||JoAnn (Jodi) Crandall
||Mary Lou McCloskey
||Betty Wallace Robinett
30 Up and Coming
In keeping with TESOL’s 50th Anniversary theme, TESOL acknowledges the next generation in research, teaching, publishing, and leadership. The emerging leaders listed below were chosen by the 50th Anniversary Advisory Team from among 125 nominees.
TESOL International Association congratulates these outstanding TESOL professionals! They will shape the future of both the association and the profession for years to come.
||Arturo de la Vega
||Joan Kang Shin
||Anne Marie Foerster Luu
||Luis Pentón Herrera
||Harry Kuchah Kuchah
||David Ruiz Guzman
||Ali Fuad Selvi