Orange County

Responding to Multilingual Writers Effectively AND Efficiently

May 19th, 2015 | By
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By NOOSHA RAVAGHI —How to respond to multilingual writers effectively and efficiently was Dr. Dana Ferris’s topic at the CATESOL Orange County Chapter’s professional-development workshop on Saturday, May 2, 2015. At the event, cohosted by the chapter and Biola University, participants had the opportunity to learn about giving feedback from Dr. Ferris, the author of
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OC Workshop: A How-To on Writing Feedback

Mar 13th, 2015 | By

By FEMIA SCARFONE —Dr. Dana Ferris will address the topic “Responding to Multilingual Writers—Effectively and Efficiently” at CATESOL Orange County Chapter’s full-day Spring Workshop on Saturday, May 2, 2015, at Biola University. Dr. Ferris is professor of Writing at the University of California, Davis, where she directs the second language writing program. She is the
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Beyond “Repeat After Me”: OC Workshop Features Pronunciation

Dec 20th, 2014 | By
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By CAROL BANDER —That 168 people registered and enjoyed Marla Yoshida’s workshop on Saturday, November 8, 2014, and that 75 out of 95 participants rated the topic excellent attests to the fact that pronunciation is a hot topic. At the event, cohosted by CATESOL, Orange County Chapter and the TESOL Club at California State University,
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OC Chapter’s Fall Workshop to Feature Pronunciation

Sep 22nd, 2014 | By

By CAROL BANDER —Speaker Marla Yoshida will address the topic: “Beyond ‘Repeat After Me’: Teaching Pronunciation With Imagination” at the approaching CATESOL, Orange County Chapter’s Fall Workshop on Saturday November 8, 2014, at California State University, Fullerton. Ms. Yoshida has taught English as a second language for more than 25 years in the US and
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OC Chapter Spring 2014 Workshop Gets Creative

May 16th, 2014 | By
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“Serious Fun: Creativity in the Classroom” at OC Chapter Spring 2014 Workshop By FEMIA SCARFONE —On Saturday, April 12, the Orange County Chapter hosted its biannual workshop featuring Christopher Stillwell, editor of Language Teaching Insights From Other Fields: Sports, Arts, Design, and More (in press; nominated for a British Council ELTon Award for Innovation in
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OC Fall Workshop: Beyond “Repeat After Me”

May 16th, 2014 | By

Beyond “Repeat After Me”: OC Fall Workshop to Feature Pronunciation By CAROL BANDER —It’s not too early to start marking your calendars for CATESOL, Orange County Chapter’s Fall Workshop, to be held on Saturday, November 8, 2014, at California State University, Fullerton. The speaker, Marla Yoshida, will address the topic “Beyond ‘Repeat After Me’: Teaching
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OC Chapter to Feature Christopher Stillwell

Mar 22nd, 2014 | By
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OC Chapter to Feature Christopher Stillwell With Serious Fun—Creativity in the Language Classroom By FEMIA SCARFONE —If you’re like me, you’re probably always on the lookout for ways to enhance language learning by being more creative in your classrooms. The Orange County Chapter of CATESOL and the Department of Applied Linguistics and TESOL at Biola
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