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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Monea Beene

MRB Educational Consulting
Monea Beene currently serves as an Assistant Principal full-time and is an Educational Consultant and public speaker part-time. Monea is an innovative, forward thinking leader with a relentless drive to achieve the vision of any organization that supports education and instruction. In her educational tasks, Monea brings experience working with minority scholars (ELs in particular) from Texas public schools. Prior to serving in her current role, Monea served as a classroom teacher of ELs, worked to charter focus groups and support systems to meet the needs of teachers of ELs and assisted in curriculum writing for Reading, Writing, and Middle School Intervention courses, all to support increased student achievement.
​Monea, a  transformational servant-leader, approaches problems and challenges with a creative, optimistic, yet dissecting lens.  Her inspiration and drive stems from the growth and development of other local educational leaders and the students who are directly impacted. Monea believes in leading and learning in a unified manner with integrity and dedication. 
Monea’s educational background consists of two graduate degrees, both from Sam Houston State University in Instructional Supervision and in Educational Administration and Bachelors of Science in Interdisciplinary Studies in Education from Stephen F. Austin State University. 
As a professional committed to lifelong learning, she is working on achieving her Doctorate at Prairie View A&M University in Educational Leadership and reads immensely to continuously grow in her craft.

My Speakers Sessions

Saturday, October 23

3:30pm PDT

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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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