U.S. Department of Education Addresses Discrimination in Schools

The U.S. Department of Education recently issued a statement concerning discrimination and harassment in schools, calling for educators to ensure a safe place for students regardless of race, religion, or national origin. The letter is published below in full along with links to suggested resources. Dear Colleagues, On the eve of this new year, we are writing to enlist your ... Read More »

SEVP Publishes Stakeholders Issues Response Report

The Student Exchange and Visitor Program (SEVP) recently published their first Stakeholders Issues Response Report. The report provides an overview of where the program stands with many items of interest to the academic community. Inside this report, you can find the latest information on hot topics, such as: Processing times for Form I-17 updates; SEVIS functionality; Reduced course load regulatory ... Read More »

MIDTESOL Matters Winter 2015 Issue Published

The Winter 2015 issue of MIDTESOL Matters, our affiliate newsletter, is now available. This issue includes: MIDTESOL 2015 Conference Award Winners, Sessions, and Reflections TESOL 2016 Plans State by State Update MIDTESOL Survey Results Click here to download your PDF copy. Read More »

Call for Presentations – Cambio de Colores 2016 Conference

Fifteenth Annual Conference Cambio de Colores / Change of Colors Latinos in the Heartland: Building Bridges, Dialogue, and Opportunity  Columbia, Missouri June 8-10, 2016 www.cambiodecolores.org The Call for Presentations is now available!  Proposals can be made at www.cambiodecolores.org.  Students are invited to participate in a student poster competition.  Contact decolores@missouri.edu with questions. 2016 Themes: -Change and Integration -Civil Rights and ... Read More »

2013 & 2014 Conference Proceedings Published

MIDTESOL is pleased to present the MIDTESOL Conference Proceedings for 2013 and 2014. The third edition of the Proceedings is a combined edition from the 2013 and 2014 conferences with the following themes: 2013, Lawrence, KS, “Engaging Learners, Building Community,” and 2014, Warrensburg, MO, “The Wise Learn from Everyone.” “The past two years, our organization has seen amazing growth and has ... Read More »

TESOL Core Certificate Program – sign up now!

TESOL reminds affiliate members to consider participating in the TESOL Core Certificate Program.  Application deadline is November 15, 2015. TESOL offers the incredibly successful TESOL Core Certificate Program (TCCP) twice a year. This program is a 140-hour blended training program providing a foundation in the theory and practice of English language teaching. We are currently accepting applications for this amazing ... Read More »

MIDTESOL Matters Fall 2015 Issue Published

The Fall 2015 issue of MIDTESOL Matters, our affiliate newsletter, is now available. This issue includes: Tribute to Genevieve Lennon State by State Updates Preview of MIDTESOL Conference More! Click here to download your PDF copy. Read More »

MIDTESOL 2015 Awards Announced!

MIDTESOL would like to congratulate our awards winners for this year’s conference in Iowa City! The award of Best Student Proposal goes to Nicole Metzger and Ari Natarina from the University of Iowa. Congrats, Nicole and Ari! The winners of the Travel Awards are: Yuka Sato from Minnestota State University, Zachary Smith from Ottumwa School District in Iowa, and Doug ... Read More »

Iowa Culture & Language Conference: Call for Proposals

Proposals are now being accepted for the Iowa Culture & Language Conference in a variety of strands, including: Administrative; Adult Education; Higher Education; Assessment; Culture; Early Learning, K-12, Elementary, or Secondary; Paraprofessionals; Refugees and Immigrants; Technology; and more. Proposal Deadline: Thursday, September 10, 2015 The Iowa Culture & Language Conference will take place November 9-11, 2015, at the Coralville Mariott Hotel & Conference Center in Coralville, IA. For more ... Read More »

29th Annual Women in Educational Leadership Conference

The 29th Annual Women in Educational Leadership Conference (WELC), sponsored by the Department of Educational Administration at University of Nebraska-Lincoln, takes place October 4-5, 2015, at the Embassy Suites in Lincoln, NE. Proposals for the conference are now being accepted. Research topics addressing issues related to women in educational leadership are encouraged. For more information or to submit a proposal, visit the ... Read More »