Upcoming Chapter Conferences and Workshops


Orange County Chapter

Date: Saturday, November 8, 2014
Event: Fall Workshop

CATESOL, Orange County Chapter’s Fall Workshop “Beyond Repeat After Me”: Teaching Pronunciation With Imagination” features Marla Yoshida on Saturday November 8, 2014 at California State University, Fullerton. Strategies in teaching and practicing pronunciation include hearing, seeing, moving, and touching. Some activities focus on proverbs, quotations, calendars, family trees, story telling, dialogs, and skits. Ms. Yoshida has taught English as a Second Language for more than twenty five years in the US and Japan. She is currently an Academic Coordinator and TEFL instructor at UC Irvine, Extension International Programs. She has taught the Teaching Pronunciation Skills Course there for ten years, done teacher training in Japan and Korea, and in 2005, she received UCI Extension’s Distinguished Instructor Award.

The workshop falls into the morning hours for a convenient half-day workshop from 8:00 am to 12:30 pm. Registration includes breakfast, light snack, workshop presentation, poster sessions, and publishers’ displays. The cost will be $35 for CATESOL members with reduced rates of $20.00 for CATESOL student members and $30.00 for non-member students. CATESOL non members pay $50, but by joining CATESOL, you can take advantage of the CATESOL member rate. You can join at Join Now. On-site registration is discouraged but will be available at a surcharge of $20.

Online Registration

Poster Presentation Proposals being accepted through 10 Oct 2014. See Flyer for more details.

For inquiries, please contact our coordinator, Femia Scarfone, at our chapter’s new email address: catesolocchapter@gmail.com.

Steinbeck Chapter

Date: February 7, 2015
Event: Panel Presentation and Workshop: "Teaching within Intercultural Classroom Contexts
Site: TBA

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Orange County Chapter

Date: Saturday, May, 2, 2015
Site: Biola University

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