SWCAS & MCAA Joint Conference 2014

The Southwest Conference on Asian Studies (SWCAS) and the Midwest Conference on Asian Affairs (MCAA) will hold a joint conference on October 3-5, 2014 at the University of Kansas, in Lawrence, KS. This marks the 6th time that the MCAA conference will be held at KU, but it will be a first for the SWCAS conference. We are inviting area K-12 ... Read More »

Iowa Culture & Language Conference Registration Is Open {UPDATED}

November 10-12, 2014 Coralville Marriott Hotel & Conference Center Pre-registration ends October 20, 2014 Pre-Conference Sessions include: Strategies for Working with ESL Students for the First Time; English Proficiency Standards; Differentiated Instruction and Accelerated Academic Language; New Arrivals and Students with Interrupted Formal Education; Newcomer and ELL Services; Literacy Strategies; Migrant Education Currently Accepting Proposal Submissions: Deadline is September 12th, 2014 ... Read More »

TESOL 2015 Travel Grant Deadline Is November 1

Thinking about attending the TESOL International Conference in Toronto next year? Travel grant applications are due November 1! Eligibility Requirements TESOL grants and scholarships are available only to TESOL members. Membership must be active at the time of application. You may apply for multiple grants or scholarships, but you will not receive more than one award per year. You may ... Read More »

MIDTESOL Matters Summer 2014 Issue Now Available

The Summer 2014 issue of MIDTESOL Matters is now available to download in PDF. Take a look at the revamped layout, meet the new editors, and catch upon what’s happening around the region. Click to download. Read More »

Immigrant Student Success: Models and Tools for K-12 and Adult Educators

The Public Education Institute at The Immigrant Learning Center, Inc. hosts its free online workshop Immigrant Student Success: Models and Tools for K-12 and Adult Educators on July 9 and 10, 2014, from 11:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. EST. Modules and Presenters Promoting Success of Immigrant Students Phitsamay Uy, PhD, University of Massachusetts Lowell Student-Centered Learning Barbara Cervone, What Kids Can Do Research and Issues in School Diversity Susan ... Read More »

Missouri International Educators Meeting: June 20, 2014

SAVE THE DATE Missouri International Educators Meeting Friday, June 20, 2014 8:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m. Memorial Union, University of Missouri, Columbia, Missouri   Please join other International Educators from around the state and region for a day of learning, networking and sharing. All Missouri International Educators are encouraged to attend and submit session proposals. Campus faculty, staff, and students interested in ... Read More »

Submissions Accepted for 2013 Conference Proceedings

Your invitation to submit to The Conference Proceedings of MIDTESOL, 2013: “Engaging Learners: Building Community”. Deadline for submissions is April 30, 2014. Dear Presenter, Please accept this invitation to write-up and submit your conference presentation to our annual publication, The Conference Proceedings of MIDTESOL.  Below you will find information regarding submission procedures, the purpose of the Proceedings, and general information ... Read More »

USCIS: National Spanish Engagement (Enlace) with Countries of Latin America

The USCIS Public Engagement Directorate (PED) has established a series of multilingual engagements designed to reach under-served and difficult to reach communities.  These engagements allow customers and stakeholders to interact directly with Agency representatives.  The next Spanish-language engagement will take place on Wednesday, April 9, 2014, from 1:30 – 3:00 p.m. (EST). This event will be a little different as ... Read More »

ITBE Spring Workshop 2014: Graduate Student Showcase

Illinois TESOL – Bilingual Education, The Center for English as a Second Language and The Department of Linguistics at Southern Illinois University, Carbondale are proud to sponsor a unique Spring Workshop this year: Graduate Student Showcase 2014 Southern Illinois University Carbondale, IL April 25-26, 2014 Registration is available online and on-site at the workshop: $15 for non-members $ 10 for ... Read More »

Webinar: Grammar Ideas for Speaking and Writing

Cambridge University Press presents: The 6th Grammar Teaching Webinar Grammar Ideas for Speaking and Writing: Being Productive April 10, 2014 at 3:30pm EST When we think of grammar instruction, we typically think of accuracy and lots of practice. These are important. Yet we often find that our students are unable to incorporate what they have been taught into their writing and speaking. We know ... Read More »