Save the Date: 50-Year ESL Anniversary Celebration at Saint Louis University

Save the date for the 50-Year ESL Anniversary Celebration at Saint Louis University, to be held Friday October 4th in the Center for Global Citizenship Auditorium. The ESL Program at Saint Louis University is hosting two distinguished speakers  and extending an open invitation colleagues and students in the area interested in meeting them and hearing them speak. There will be two presentations ... Read More »

Team from KU to Present at MIDTESOL 2013

We are pleased to announce that a team of presenters from the University of Kansas will host a workshop for paraeductors on Friday at MIDTESOL 2013. Dr. Francie Christopher, Assistant Director at KU’s Center for Public Partnerships and Research, has worked in the education field for over 30 years. She spent 22 years as a classroom teacher before changing her ... Read More »

Mark Algren to Present at MIDTESOL 2013

We are pleased to announce that Mark Algren will present during the Friday session of MIDTESOL 2013. Mark Algren has been an ESL/EFL teacher and program administrator since 1979, and spent 14 years teaching in and directing intensive English programs in Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates, and taught for a year in Hong Kong. He has taught at the ... Read More »

MIDTESOL 2013: Keith Folse to Present Closing Plenary

We are delighted to announce our Plenary Session speaker for the annual MIDTESOL Fall Conference – “Engaging Learners, Building Community” Keith Folse, Ph.D. Keith Folse is Professor of TESOL at the University of Central Florida, where he teaches in the MA TESOL, PhD TESOL, and Undergraduate TEFL programs. He has many years of teaching experience with ESL in the US and EFL ... Read More »

Laura Sicola to Present at MIDTESOL 2013

We are pleased to announce that Dr. Laura Sicola will present during the Friday session of MIDTESOL 2013. Dr. Laura Sicola is a lecturer at the Graduate School of Education at the University of Pennsylvania in Philadelphia, PA, where she oversees the fieldwork component of the Masters in TESOL (Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages) program and lectures on second-language acquisition pedagogy ... Read More »

MIDTESOL 2013: Keynote Speaker Roger Rosenthal

We are delighted to announce our keynote speaker for the annual MIDTESOL Fall Conference – “Engaging Learners, Building Community” Roger Rosenthal Attorney Roger C. Rosenthal is the Executive Director of the Migrant Legal Action Program (MLAP), a national non-profit support and advocacy center located in Washington, D.C. Mr. Rosenthal is widely recognized as one of the foremost national experts on the ... Read More »

MIDTESOL Matters: Winter/Spring 2013 Issue Now Available

The Winter/Spring 2013 issue of MIDTESOL Matters is now available for download (PDF). In this issue, President Paula Moore reviews MIDTESOL’s events and happenings in 2012 and looks ahead to 2013; the 2013 board is introduced; Suzanne Van der Valk and Elizabeth Stoyeff report on the 2012 conference; and more! Download the Winter/Spring 2013 issue of MIDTESOL Matters here. Read More »