WAESOL, the Washington state affiliate of Teachers of English to Speakers of Other Languages (TESOL), is a professional, non-profit organization whose purposes are to:
  • Promote scholarship
  • Disseminate information related to ESOL
  • Strengthen instruction, teacher training, and research in the teaching of English to speakers of other languages

Date: Saturday, October 23, 2021; Online
Visit waesol.org for membership, conference information, and to learn more about WAESOL.

Recordings will be posted by November 1st.

Clock hours will be available for both the live conference and the recorded sessions. Please note: Clock hours can only be earned once for a particular session either during the live conference or as a recording.  
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Saturday, October 23

10:30am PDT

Create a Learning Environment That Connects with Students
We care enough to provide a nurturing environment of learning for our students. I can help you to increase learning time, establish routines/procedures, eliminate warnings, and empower your students to take responsibility for their actions. You will be able to use these strategies in class the next day.

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Annette Lind

Educator, Washington State Educator
Clinical Supervisor, Workshop Presenter, Teacher, WGU Graduate (MS in Curriculum and Instruction; BA in SPED and Elementary Ed.)I love sharing my ideas with others while I continue to learn new things every day.

Saturday October 23, 2021 10:30am - 11:15am PDT
Mt. Adams
  Other, Workshop
  • Target Audience k-12

11:30am PDT

Bilingual Lessons for People and the Planet
Introduce environmental stewardship to elementary students while building literacy skills for dual-language learners. Engage in games, an interactive story, and data representation for academic enrichment in science, mathematics, social studies and language arts.


Jonas Cox

Gonzaga University

Saturday October 23, 2021 11:30am - 12:15pm PDT
Mt. Adams

2:30pm PDT

Creating Safe and Healing Learning Spaces for our New Neighbors
Come gain an understanding of 1) the global refugee crisis and the impact of forced migration; 2) the context of families arriving in WA from Afghanistan and many other countries; 3) trauma informed approaches to education and how to create a safe and healing learning space for newcomer students.

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Rachel Kurz

Senior Education & Learning Program Manager, International Rescue Committee
Rachel Kurz has over seven years’ experience in non-profit and program management, and ten years’ experience in international relief and development. She has predominately specialized in education in emergencies, responding to the Syrian refugee crisis from Lebanon, and currently... Read More →

Saturday October 23, 2021 2:30pm - 3:15pm PDT
Mt. Adams
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  • Exploring TESOL Career Paths
  • Instructional Strategies
  • Issues of Equity
  • Mindfulness
  • Other
  • Policy and Advocacy
  • Research
  • Social-Emotional Care
  • Supporting Students with Disabilities
  • Technology
  • Trauma
  • WAESOL Community
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