2009 K-12 Spring ITESOL Mini-Conference



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K-12 Mini Conference

This year’s K-12 interest section mini-conference will be held in conjunction with a consortium hosted at Brigham Young University with plenary speakers Lily Wong-Filmore and David and Yvonne Freeman.  We invite all interested individuals from any interest section–but especially K-12 interest section members, to attend.  Please read on for more details and registration information.   I strongly encourage you to consider attending this great event.

What: K-12 Spring ITESOL Mini-Conference

When: June 11 and 12, 2009

Where: Hinckley Building, BYU Campus, Provo, Ut

Registration:  Conference Free, $10.00 fee for lunch on Thursday (If you plan to come to lunch, email Ray Graham at ray_graham@byu.edu by May 4th.)

Plenary Speakers:  Lily Wong-Fillmore, David and Yvonne Freeman

Program: The Thursday program is designed to present teaching ideas and demonstrations (See Attachment called “TRESOL Celebration”).  The Friday program is to discuss current research information on a variety of topics relating to English Language Learners (See attached program called “English Language Learners and the Utah Community: Are we ready for the challenges and opportunities of today’s cultural and language landscapes? ESL Symposium Elements/ Sessions”)

Housing & Meals:  Information will be sent out later regarding conference discounts on housing.

For more information, please email Ray Graham, K-12 interest section chair, at ray_graham@byu.edu.