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TESOL International Convention & English Language Expo

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As the largest organization focused exclusively on English language teaching for speakers of other languages, TESOL annually hosts more than 6,500 people from across the United States and around the world at the international convention. Educators at all levels attend to find a productive exchange of ideas and information and to feel the embrace of a dynamic professional community.

Download Convention Handouts

Session handouts are available through the Itinerary Planner (the handouts are uploaded by the session presenter.) In the Itinerary Planner, search for the session, then select the link. If handouts are available they will be listed and linked under the session description.

Opening Keynote
John Hunter

Wednesday, 20 March 2013, 5:30 pm

Solving for X: Critical Thinking and Problem-Solving Essentials

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James E. Alatis Plenary
Thomas Nakayama
Thursday, 21 March 2013
8:30 am

The Project of Critical Intercultural Communication

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Presidential Keynote
Suzanne Panferov
Thursday, 21 March 2013, 2 pm

Our Heritage: The TESOL Journey in Developing Great Teachers

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General Session Keynote
Aram deKoven
Friday, 22 March 2013, 8:30 am

Subconsciously Held Bias: Exposing the Myth of Racial Colorblindness

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General Session Keynote
Bonny Norton
Saturday, 23 March 2013, 8:30 am–9:30 am

Identity and Language Learning Across Time and Space

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