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TESL Canada 2012 Conference Symposia

Thursday, October 11, 2012

The pre-conference symposia on Thursday, October 11 are a dynamic range of sessions that cover timely issues and areas in our field.  We invite you to join us for these pre-conference workshops and symposia led by experts from many institutions and agencies.  The Symposia schedule at a glance is noted below.  NOTE: the pre-conference symposia are proving to be very popular this year - register soon!

Also, please note that refreshments and lunch are included with any symposia registration.

Time

Event

7:30-9:00

Registration   (Campus Activity Centre 1st Floor)

8:15-8:45

Conference Welcome

 

 

 

 

Morning Symposia

9:00-12:00

Symposia A: Intercultural Communication: Creating a 3rd Cultural Space   (CAC 348)

 

9:00-12:00

Symposia B: CLB and CEFR in the Canadian Context: Different Needs, Complementary Approaches?   (TRUSU Boardroom, CAC) 

9:00-12:00

Symposia C: Assessment for Learning: New Tools and Innovations   (TRU Resident Centre Multimedia Room (1st floor))

 

9:00-12:00

Symposia D: Great Expectations: Students' Challenges in Meeting Norms of Academic Writing   (OL 127) 

 

12:00-1:00


Lunch

 

 

 

Afternoon Symposia

 

1:00-4:00

Symposia E: CLB Support Kit: Bringing the Revised CLB into the Classroom   (TRU Resident Centre Multimedia Room (1st floor)) 

1:00-4:00

Symposia F: Pathways to Success – Highlighting Current Innovations in Settlement Language Delivery   (TRUSU Boardroom, CAC) 

1:00-4:00

Symposia G: Preparing IEPs for the Canadian Workplace: Perspectives and Programming   (OL 127)

1:00-4:00

Symposia H: Correcting and Integrating L2 Pronunciation   (CAC 348)

 


4:30-7:00


President's Welcome Reception   (Grand Hall, CAC)

 


Please click here for detailed information including the schedule, symposia descriptions, and presenter biographies.

Note that registration for these symposia is separate from the conference and that it includes refreshments and lunch.