Pre- and Postconvention Institutes (PCIs)

Practical Workshops for English Language Teaching Professionals

Pre- and Postconvention Institutes (PCIs) offer in-depth, hands-on professional development at the TESOL convention. Selected by the Professional Development Committee, these workshops are designed and led by experts in the field. The topics address the professional development needs that convention planners and past PCI participants have identified.

This year PCIs will be held Monday, 4 April; ​Tuesday, ​5 April; and Saturday, ​9 April. Topics include
  • content-based instruction
  • computer-assisted language learning
  • pronunciation
  • writing
  • materials development
and many more!

Space is limited, so register early—and take advantage of early registration prices.

Half-Day PCIs

TESOL members:  US$​​160
Nonmembers:        US$​​200

Full-Day PCIs
TESOL members:  US$​​240
Nonmembers         US$​300

You do not have to register for the convention to participate, but you must register for each PCI you plan to attend. 

Monday, 4 April 2016
Tuesday, 5 April 2016
Saturday, 9 April 2016