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 firstname.lastname@example.org 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 email@example.com.