Chapters

5 Speakers the Highlight at
OC Chapter’s Fall Workshop

Dec 22nd, 2016 | By

—Attendees were fortunate to welcome five speakers at the CATESOL Orange County Chapter’s fall professional-development workshop: Bruce Rubin, the plenary speaker, followed by featured speakers Dave Coleman, Roger Dupuy, Laura Jacob, and Meg Parker. The workshop was held Saturday, December 10, at California State University, Fullerton. Bruce Rubin: “Critical Thinking in ESL: Sequence, Substance, Style,
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Meet Steinbeck Chapter’s Vibrant New Leadership

Dec 22nd, 2016 | By
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By ONDINE GAGE —Under vibrant new leadership, the Steinbeck Chapter of CATESOL has hosted a film event and a conference-share potluck, and it is gearing up to hold the Northern Regional Conference at Pacific Grove Middle School on April 1, 2017. SAVE THE DATE!!! Special thanks to Netta Avineri as outgoing chapter coordinator! Evening of
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IE’s First Iron Educator Conference Produces Champion Lessons

Dec 22nd, 2016 | By
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By ROBERT OROZCO —The Inland Empire Chapter successfully piloted its new and innovative fall conference, “The Iron Educator,” on Saturday, October 8, in Riverside. Iron Educator attracted a number of talented teachers throughout the Inland Empire and beyond to participate in this pressure-filled workshop opportunity. The goal was to come together and make a team
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OC Chapter to Feature 5 Speakers in Special Fall Workshop

Sep 24th, 2016 | By
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By FEMIA SCARFONE —The CATESOL Orange County Chapter is proud to announce a very special format for its full-day Fall Workshop on Saturday, December 10, 2016, at California State University, Fullerton (CSUF). The workshop will feature Bruce Rubin of CSUF as the plenary speaker, followed by featured speakers Dave Coleman, Roger Dupuy, Laura Jacob, and
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IE Events: A Summer Rendezvous,
and Iron Chef Meets ESL Lesson Design!

Sep 24th, 2016 | By

—Seventeen members of CATESOL’s Inland Empire Chapter participated in a brief end-of-summer imaginary getaway to France by gathering for lunch on August 28 at Le Rendez-Vous Café in Colton. Members enjoyed French cuisine and competed for prizes based upon their knowledge of French culture. It was also a great opportunity to network with some recent
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SGV Presents Fall Workshop: Stepping Stones to Success

Sep 24th, 2016 | By

CATESOL San Gabriel Valley Chapter’s fall event, Stepping Stones to Success, will be held from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Saturday, October 1, at Mt. San Antonio College (Mt. SAC), where we will share our ideas for making our diverse students and instructors successful. Visit our Facebook page (https://www.facebook.com/events/898913966880515/) or our website (http://catesolsgv.weebly.com/events.html), and
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Strategies That Work! OC Chapter Spring Workshop
Shifts Focus to Learning

Mar 19th, 2016 | By
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By FEMIA SCARFONE —The Orange County Chapter of CATESOL hosted a fabulous fun-filled Spring Workshop on Saturday, February 13, with the help of Biola University’s Department of Applied Linguistics and TESOL. A variety of exhibitors, excellent poster presenters, and lots of prizes rounded out the day! As participants were arriving, presenter Rob Jenkins of Santa
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Inland Empire Celebrates Holiday Potluck, Announces Spring Workshop

Mar 19th, 2016 | By
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By ROBERT OROZCO —Dozens of teachers and TESOL students gathered for CATESOL Inland Empire’s Annual Holiday Potluck on Saturday, December 12, 2015. Attendees came appareled in “Elf”-themed clothing from the movie of that title, ready to meet other professionals and learn more about what the Inland Empire Chapter offers. The event began with an assortment
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SGV Chapter Marks First Year

Mar 19th, 2016 | By

—CATESOL San Gabriel Valley Chapter has successfully completed its first year! Our wonderful, first chapter coordinator, Sakeena Ali, has been succeeded by Liza Harwell, who will lead continuing and new members of our board. You can see pictures of our board members and information about them on our website (http://catesolsgv.weebly.com/about.html). The university representative position is
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Dive Into Classroom-Management Strategies
at OC Chapter Workshop

Dec 22nd, 2015 | By
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By CAROL BANDER —Please join CATESOL, Orange County Chapter, and Biola University’s ESL Program on Saturday , February 13, 2016, for a fun-filled and informative workshop at Biola University. Rob Jenkins will be addressing the topic “Effective Strategies With a Purpose.” Learn how to manage your classroom more effectively through making every minute count. Rob
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