2014 Higher Ed and Adult Ed Mini-Conference

UPDATE: Registration is now open for the mini-conference.

UPDATE: I-TESOL mini-confrence – Flier

Saturday, March 8, 2014 Intermountain TESOL

University of Utah  – Union Building (Panorama East)

Register for our combined mini-conference at the University of Utah ITESOL.org

One $15 registration includes two presentations and lunch.

CONFERENCE PROGRAM

8:30 – 9:30 – Conference Registration

9:00 – 10:00 – Featured Presentation (emphasis on Higher Ed) Content-Based Instruction in the Context of Higher Education

10:00 – 11:00 – Featured Presentation (emphasis on Adult Ed) A Balancing Act: Content – Based Instruction in a Corporate Culture

11:15 – Lunch

Speakers

KRISTIN HILLER

Kristin Hiller is a PhD candidate in the Department of Linguistics at the University of Utah. She’s a graduate fellow in the Center of Teaching and Learning Excellence, University of Utah. She has taught in Russia and China and has specialized in teacher education and training, materials development, and educational leadership. Kristin currently is working on the final stage of her dissertation. 

HOLLY ANDREWS

Holly Andrews has an MA in Applied Linguistics from the University of Utah and is an independent workplace ESL contractor who has several years experience teaching business English and ESP in corporations in the U.S. and India as well as experience in an IEP in Bulgaria. Holly will demonstrate how the Content – Based Instruction is implemented in the context of a corporate culture that necessitates language learning.

 

SPECIAL INTEREST GROUP LEADERSHIP

Higher Education

Chair: Nicholas David
Vice-Chair: Jenia Ivanova

Adult Education

Chair: Holly Andrews
Vice-Chair: Lioudmila Magdalina