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Invited Speaker Sessions

Abstracts of the invited speaker sessions will be available soon.


Harmony in Communication and Leadership
Presenter
: Lark Doley


Motivation and the Vision of Knowing a Second Language

Presenter
: Zóltan Dörnyei


Heritage Cultures and Languages in the Second Language Classroom
Presenter
: Joy Peyton


Awakening the English Learner: Innovation in a Competitive Education System
Presenter
: Vincent Flores

 
Implementing Language Programs Across Regions
Presenters
: German Gomez, Ana S. Ramirez, Rina de Gongora

 
English Language Teaching in China: State-of-the-Art
Presenters:
Peiya Gu, Jun Liu, Qiang Wang, Shaoqian Luo, Zhihong Huang, Alice Murray

 
“But We ARE Language Teachers!” Preparing Secondary English Teachers
Presenter
: Candace Harper

 
Creating Curriculum for the Best Language Course Ever Taught
Presenter
: Eli Hinkel

 
Anxiety and Beliefs: On Learners, Teachers, and Pink Dresses
Presenter
: Elaine Horwitz

 
Developing Intercultural Awareness
Presenter
: Joe McVeigh

 
Out of the Mouths of Babes
Presenter
: David Nunan

 
Binational Collaboration Broadens Professional Horizons for Mexican Teachers of English
Presenter
: Higinio Ordoñez


Towards Resourceful Speakers
Presenter
: Alastair Pennycook


Multiple Englishes in Multiple Contexts: Intercultural Communication in TESOL
Presenter: Lucy Pickering


From Colonial Legacies to Postcolonial and Globalizing Surges in TESOL
Presenter
: Vaidehi Ramanathan


Do You Have to Know Arabic to Teach in Qatar?
Presenter
: Dudley Reynolds


Newspaper-Assisted English Learning and Teaching in a Chinese Context
Presenter
: Shen Gang, Huang Qing, Zeng Qingkai

 
Harmonizing Culture in and of the Classroom Through Technology
Presenter
: Claire Bradin Siskin


Tuesdays With Omsk: Telementoring and Telecollaboration in  Culture Learning
Presenter: Pete Smith


Grab 'Em and Hold 'Em: Making Subject Matter Come Alive!
Presenter
: Mary Gordon Spence


Reflections on Teaching: An Elegant and Powerful Profession
Presenter
: Marge Tye Zuba


Common Core Standards and ESL: Theoretical and Methodological Issues
Presenters
: Guadalupe Valdes, Kenji Hakuta, Linda Harklau, Diane Larsen-Freeman, Elana Shohamy


Constraints and Opportunities in U.S. Language Minority Teacher Education
Presenter:
Manka Varghese


Dialogue and Language Learning: Directions in Research and Teaching Practices
Presenter:
Gergana Vitanova