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Friday, November 18
 

11:00am PST

Designing Outreach Network for Immigrant Integration
While the number of adult English learners in CA is soaring, the enrollment in many ESL programs is declining. The presenters will share a bold vision for a network of outreach efforts that will connect ESL adult learners to classes and services that lead towards academic, career, and civic integration.

Speakers
avatar for Ilse Pollet

Ilse Pollet

Co-Director, South Bay Consortium for Adult Education


Friday November 18, 2016 11:00am - 12:00pm PST
Exhibit Hall (Grand Hall)

11:00am PST

Instant Engagement with Instagram
Capture students’ interest with engaging Instagram activities, challenges, and announcements that enrich the learning experience. Empower students to build bridges between images and text inside and outside the classroom walls. Presenter will showcase a variety of Instagram assignments that can be adapted for a variety of ages, levels and skills.

Speakers
avatar for Denise Maduli-Williams, Ron Lee Tech Award Recipient

Denise Maduli-Williams, Ron Lee Tech Award Recipient

Assistant Professor, ESOL & English, San Diego Miramar College
I have been honored to be a teacher for the past 21 years! I earned my B.A. in English & Linguistics from Cal Poly State Univ., then joined the Peace Corps and taught English in Botswana. Next, I taught in NYC public high schools while earning my M.A. in TESOL from Columbia University... Read More →


Friday November 18, 2016 11:00am - 12:00pm PST
Exhibit Hall (Grand Hall)

11:00am PST

Pragmatic Practices in Assessments, Group Activities, and Homework that Inspire Student Accountability
English language learners study in challenging settings, susceptible to feeling overwhelmed by academic expectations. Building the foundation of accountability assists learners to take ownership of their language study, resulting in deeper language education. This poster exhibits assessments, group activities, and homework practices that elicit pragmatic practices to inspire student accountability.

Speakers
avatar for Tauheeda Babar

Tauheeda Babar

ESL instructor/Team Lead, Quarry Lane School
avatar for Kimberly Wanner, The Quarry Lane School

Kimberly Wanner, The Quarry Lane School

ESL Teacher, The Quarry Lane School
I teach ESL courses at Quarry Lane School. I graduated with my BA in Liberal Studies and pursued graduate school in Germany as an international student, earning my MA in Humanities. During my time abroad, I taught at Universitaet Heidelberg, and worked as an English teacher. Both... Read More →



Friday November 18, 2016 11:00am - 12:00pm PST
Exhibit Hall (Grand Hall)

11:00am PST

The Use of Smartphone Applications in Korean College Students’ English Learning
This study is designed to investigate how Korean college students use their smartphone applications in learning English. One hundred fifty-six Korean college students participated in the study. Results show that mobile technology is rapidly becoming more ubiquitous and accessible to a large number of college students in Korea.


Friday November 18, 2016 11:00am - 12:00pm PST
Exhibit Hall (Grand Hall)

11:00am PST

Understanding Immigration in Our Multicultural America
Understanding Immigration in Our Multicultural America. The poster session will introduce The Magic Paper, a brief historical novel about Mexican-Americans writing for middle school to adult ELLs and literacy students, and six other readers in the Hopes and Dreams series, intended to build understanding of and between immigrant groups.

Speakers
avatar for Andy Burrows

Andy Burrows

Pro Lingua is a small publishing company located in Brattleboro, Vermont. We dedicate ourselves to producing superior language teaching materials.We sell our books directly to teachers and schools and through all bookstores and major distributors in the United States and overseas... Read More →


Friday November 18, 2016 11:00am - 12:00pm PST
Exhibit Hall (Grand Hall)
 
Saturday, November 19
 

8:30am PST

A Digital Toolbox for the Online Classroom
This poster session will introduce essential digital tools for online educators. The presenters will demonstrate how to use them and share their experiences in teaching online.


Saturday November 19, 2016 8:30am - 9:30am PST
Exhibit Hall (Grand Hall)

8:30am PST

Job Hunting in the U.S.: A Content-Based Approach to Teaching Grammar
What good is a college degree without a job? For international students, finding a job after graduation is a daunting task. This practical poster session will present methods used to teach L2 students about job hunting in the U.S., giving them the language skills needed to be a competitive applicant.

Speakers
avatar for Jennifer Evans

Jennifer Evans

Graduate Student in Linguistics/TESL, California State University, Northridge


Saturday November 19, 2016 8:30am - 9:30am PST
Exhibit Hall (Grand Hall)

8:30am PST

Personalized Vocabulary Logs
This poster shows how students in an academic program keep a vocabulary log in a way that is meaningful to them. Students enjoy the freedom to personalize their log. The poster shows the steps of the assignment, which culminates in an oral quiz based on their chosen words.


Saturday November 19, 2016 8:30am - 9:30am PST
Exhibit Hall (Grand Hall)

8:30am PST

Slipping in Slang: Hilarious, Vital, and Disastrous Slang Dos & Don'ts
“Slangman” David Burke (Author of 60 language books) gives an informative, hilarious presentation on the newest slang your students are using that YOU need to know! "Slangman" will also present a show-and-tell of actual exported products whose names got lost in translation and cost companies embarrassment and millions of dollars!

Speakers
avatar for David Burke

David Burke

Author, Slangman Publishing
Being a polyglot, David Burke was all too familiar with the confusion that can come from not knowing a language’s slang or idioms. His love of language has, in part, led him to write and publish a range of books on this topic. His career has included a regular segment on Voice of... Read More →


Saturday November 19, 2016 8:30am - 9:30am PST
Exhibit Hall (Grand Hall)

8:30am PST

Thinking Routines and Conversation Strategies Using CBI with EFL Students
This poster session explores CBI courses where EFL students of varying language levels work together in groups to build short ranking, analyzing, debating, generalizing, and strategizing monologues using ideas generated from thinking routines. These monologues along with the instruction of conversation strategies serve as a basis for small group discussions.



Saturday November 19, 2016 8:30am - 9:30am PST
Exhibit Hall (Grand Hall)