Celebrating Over 35 Years of Excellence in English Language Teaching and Professional Development

and Professional Development

PTE Events

Upcoming events

    • Friday, October 29, 2021
    • 5:00 PM - 5:45 PM
    • bit.ly/PennTESOL

    Selective Mutism and Multilingual Learners

    Prof. Emily Doll

    TESOL Conversations include a 30-minute presentation followed by 15 minutes of discussion.

    No pre-registration required.

    • Saturday, November 13, 2021
    • 9:30 AM - 2:00 PM
    • Zoom (TBD)
    • 252

    The theme of this virtual conference is "The Power of Cultural Responsiveness: Creating Fluency in a Responsible Way." 

    We are very pleased to welcome Paul Nation as our Keynote speaker.  Dr. Nation is Emeritus Professor at Victoria University of Wellington, New Zealand.  He is known internationally for his work on teaching and learning vocabulary.

    Our plenary speaker is Nicole Brun-Mercer.  Dr. Brun-Mercer is the Associate Director of English Language Support Programs at Boise State University and has published extensively on cultural responsiveness and inclusivity.

    The call for conference proposals has been extended through November 1.

    Registration is free: click the "Register" button on this page. Current membership in Penn TESOL East through November 13 is required to register.  Visit PTE's membership page to become a member or to renew an existing membership, and then return to this page to register for the conference.

    Registrants will receive more information about the conference as it becomes available, including the conference schedule and links for accessing presentations.  This information will be distributed by email to registrants.

    The conference Zoom will open at 9:30 AM.  Sessions will start promptly at 10:00 AM.

    Attendees who are not current members of TESOL International, and who have not had a membership within the past 5 years, will be eligible for a raffle of 3 TESOL memberships!  

    • Friday, November 19, 2021
    • 5:00 PM - 5:45 PM
    • bit.ly/PennTESOL

    What Makes a Good Writing Rubric?

    Prof. William Albertson

    TESOL Conversations include a 30-minute presentation followed by 15 minutes of discussion.

    No pre-registration required.

    • Friday, December 17, 2021
    • 5:00 PM - 5:45 PM
    • bit.ly/PennTESOL

    Extensive Reading: Effective, edifying, engaging?

    Prof. Linda Fellag

    TESOL Conversations include a 30-minute presentation followed by 15 minutes of discussion.

    No pre-registration required.

Past events

Friday, September 24, 2021 TESOL Conversations
Friday, August 27, 2021 TESOL Conversations
Friday, July 30, 2021 TESOL Conversations
Friday, June 18, 2021 TESOL Conversations
Friday, May 28, 2021 TESOL Conversations
Saturday, May 08, 2021 Virtual Spring Conference, Discovering Effective Pedagogical Strategies for Today's Language Learners
Saturday, November 21, 2020 2020 PennTESOL-East Virtual Fall Conference - Nov. 21, 2020
Saturday, November 16, 2019 2019 Pennsylvania TESOL-East Fall Conference
Saturday, November 17, 2018 2018 PennTESOL East Fall Conference
Saturday, April 14, 2018 PennTESOL-East Spring Conference 2018
Saturday, November 04, 2017 2017 PennTESOL-East Fall Conference
Saturday, April 22, 2017 PennTESOL-East Spring Conference 2017
Friday, February 17, 2017 PTE Wine and Cheese Event 2017
Saturday, November 05, 2016 PennTESOL-East Fall 2016 Conference
Saturday, April 16, 2016 PennTESOL-East Spring Conference 2016
Friday, February 19, 2016 PTE Wine and Cheese Event 2016
Saturday, November 07, 2015 PennTESOL-East Fall 2015 Conference
Wednesday, February 25, 2015 PennTESOL-East Spring Conference 2015
Friday, February 20, 2015 PTE Wine and Cheese Event 2015
Saturday, November 08, 2014 PennTESOL-East 2014 Fall Conference
Saturday, April 26, 2014 Spring Fling 2014, Mini-Conference: 04/26/2014
Friday, February 21, 2014 Winter 2014, Wine & Cheese: 02/21/2014



Powered by Wild Apricot Membership Software