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August 18, 2007

Industry Events- 42nd Annual TESOL Convention and Exhibit

Hello Readers,

While 2008 might seem far away, you might want to start penciling in some of the TESOL conferences that you want to attend now.

The 42nd Annual TESOL Convention and Exhibit will take place April 2-5th, 2008 at the New York Hilton and Sheraton in New York, NY. The theme for the convention is "Building Communities of Practice, Inquiry, and Creativity".

Although the deadline for paper submission has already passed, there is still plenty of time...

... to register to participate.

The TESOL convention annual convention offers English language training professionals from around the globe for professional development in the field. By participating, you can exchange ideas and practices, learn about the current trends in TESOL, become a part of a professional network, find mentors for your research projects, become familiar with the latest books and resources in TESOL, and learn more about advocacy efforts around the world.

If you think you might be interested, keep April 2-5, 2008 open. Look for updates about the convention at the TESOL website at: http://www.tesol.org/s_tesol/seccss.asp?CID=1518&DID=8281

Hope that helps!

Carol Rueckert
Writer, ESL Lesson Plan
E-mail: crueckert@eslemployment.com
Blog: www.esl-lesson-plan.com

"I hear, and I forget. I see, and I remember. I do, and I understand." - Chinese Proverb

*For the COMPLETE list of Industry Events mentioned on ESL-Lesson-Plan, click HERE!

About the author of this entry:
Carol, a native English-speaker who hails from the small town of St. Joseph in Minnesota, USA, worked in China for more than 7 years. During that time, she worked with students of all ages and levels. She worked at universities, private language schools, grade schools, international schools, and did private tutoring as well. Besides teaching, she also worked as a head teacher, an education manager, and a material development manager. In addition to working on this newsletter, she also writes a monthly column for Time Out Beijing. Carol is also currently working on her MA in TESOL at Oxford Brookes University in England. Look for her posts on the ESL-Jobs-Forum discussion boards!

Posted by crueckert at August 18, 2007 06:41 AM

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