Join us at the WATESOL Fall 2018 Conference!
Saturday, October 6th | Trinity Washington University
Keynote: Building Community and Collaboration in the Classroom: Examples from Teachers
Speaker: Luciana C. de Oliveira, President of TESOL International Association
Dr. Luciana C. de Oliveira is President (2018-2019) of TESOL International Association. She is Professor and Chair of the Department of Teaching and Learning at the University of Miami, Florida. Her research focuses on issues related to teaching English language learners (ELLs) at the K-12 level, including the role of language in learning the content areas, and teacher education, advocacy and social justice. Currently, Luciana’s research examines scaffolding practices for teaching the content areas to ELLs in elementary classrooms.
Luciana is the series editor of five volumes focused on the Common Core
and ELLs (2014-2016) with TESOL Press. She has authored, co-authored,
edited, or co-edited 21 books and has published over 180 refereed
journal articles and book chapters. Luciana has over
20 years of teaching experience in the field of TESOL and was an
elected board member for the TESOL International Association (2013-2016)
before being elected President. Among many awards and honors, she was
the recipient of the Mid-Career Award (2017) by
the Second Language Research special interest group and the Early
Career Award (2012) by the Bilingual Education Research special interest
group of AERA.
Conference registration is now open!
Groups (of members)
$80 from opening until 9/29
Student & Volunteer Teacher Members
(as space is available)
$35 from opening until 9/29
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