2021 Spring Conference

Riding the TIDE: Transformation * Inclusion * Diversity *Engagement

Welcome! With current challenges in English language education, our spring conference explores the themes of transformation, inclusion, diversity, and engagement. Our goal is to embrace the new landscape in education and foster innovation with a positive outlook. We hope you can join us virtually to share your expertise and insights.

CATESOL Spring Virtual Conference 2021 Committee

Schedule: May 7 & 8, 2021

Friday, May 7, 2021: 1 pm-7 pm PDT

Saturday, May 8, 2021: 9 am- 2:30 pm PDT

Volunteers

Call for Onboarding Team

Are you tech-savvy? Do enjoy serving others?

We are looking for volunteers to help onboard presenters and attendees, host sessions, and answer questions about using the event platform Training will be provided.

Interested? For more information, email our Onboarding Team Leader, Jacqueline Lopez Vega jacqueline.vegalopez@gmail.com 

Thank you! 

Keynote Speakers

More information coming soon.

CATESOL Website

Are you a CATESOL member? Do you know how to navigate through our CATESOL website? Do you know how to sign up for different Message Boards to get up-to-date workshop information, job posts, and more?

Visit the CATESOL website to find out more.

Proposals

CATESOL Spring Virtual Conference 2021 proposals are accepted exclusively from CATESOL members.

Live Virtual Presentations

Chapters and Chapter Members

Proposal deadline March 10, 2021, 11:59 pm PDT

Chapter Proposal Form

Proposal Rating Rubric

For more information, contact your Chapter Coordinator or email Kara Mac Donald, Chapter Chair, at kmacd@rocketmail.com.

Interest Groups and IG Members

Proposal deadline March 10, 2021, 11:59 pm PDT

Interest Group Proposal Form

Proposal Rating Rubric

For more information, contact your Interest Group Coordinator or email Bentley Cavazzi, Interest Group Chair, at spring21@catesol.org

Teaching Tip Videos

Proposals open to all CATESOL members

Proposal deadline March 20, 2021, 11:59 pm PDT

Teaching Tip presentations are short, specific, and pedagogically-focused sessions in the form of pre-recorded videos.

Proposal Form & Submission Guidelines

For more information, contact Kathleen Bailey, Teaching Tips Chair, at kwbailey@sdsu.edu

Exhibitors and Sponsors

More information coming soon.

Registration 

Conference registration opens on March 9, 2021.

Early Bird registration rate will be available from March 9 to April 7, 2021 (PDT).

TESOL affiliate members who supply proof of membership may register at the CATESOL member price.

Early Bird

Deadline April 7, 11:59 pm PDT

  • Regular membership: $40
  • Non-members: $55
  • Student Members: $15
  • Student Non-Members: $25
  • Group registrations (minimum 5): $30 (must be group payment)
  • Presenters: $20

Regular Registration

Deadline April 30, 11:59 pm PDT

  • Regular membership: $50
  • Non-members: $65
  • Student Members: $25
  • Student Non-Members: $35
  • Group registrations (minimum 5): $40 (must be group payment)
  • Presenters: $20

Late Registration

After May 1st

  • Regular membership: $60
  • Non-members: $75
  • Student Members: $25
  • Student Non-Members: $35
  • Presenters: $20
  • No Group registrations 

Presenters and Board Members

  • $20