Editor’s Note

Editor’s Note

Mar 18th, 2017 | By
Karen Bleske

—Hello, CATESOL News readers. I hope this issue finds you well and ready for spring. Spring kicks off CATESOL’s Regional Conference season, and this issue features reports on the LA Regional from three winners of the Education Foundation stipend that is intended to help students attend the conferences. Reports on April’s Northern Regional and the
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Editor’s Note, Winter 2016

Dec 22nd, 2016 | By
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—Hello, CATESOL News readers. Happy New Year! I hope this issue finds you well. It is even more jam-packed than usual, with news and photos from CATESOL’s big event of the year, the annual conference, held in November in San Diego. CATESOL’s new president, Karen Russikoff, offers her reflections on the event, “Embracing the Past—Planning
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Editor’s Note, Fall 2016

Sep 24th, 2016 | By
Karen Bleske

—Hello, CATESOL News readers. I hope this issue finds you well! Now that summer is over and the fall season is under way, be sure to check out the preview of CATESOL’s big event of the year. The 2016 annual conference, with the theme of “Embracing the Past—Planning the Future,” is to be held this
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Editor’s Note, Summer 2016

May 10th, 2016 | By
Karen Bleske

—Hello, CATESOL News readers. I hope this issue finds you well! Among other things, it includes the wrapup of the 2016 regional conference season and features the last reports from the awardees of the CATESOL Education Foundation stipend; in this case, the recipients both attended the Northern Regional Conference in April. And it also features
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Editor’s Note, Spring 2016

Mar 19th, 2016 | By
Karen Bleske

—Hello, CATESOL News readers. Spring is the season for regional conferences, and this issue features a report on the just-past San Diego Regional, along with accounts from four recipients of the CATESOL Education Foundation stipend that helps defray the cost of attending a conference. One awardee reports on her experiences at the San Diego Regional
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How to Submit to CATESOL News

Mar 19th, 2016 | By

The CATESOL News runs a wide variety of articles, but one of the most important qualifications is that they be of interest to the membership of CATESOL. Topics include, but are not limited to: Teaching: Lesson plans and ideas that teachers can use in the classroom, projects, practices, reflections Events: Previews and wrap-ups of annual
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Editor’s Note, Winter 2015

Dec 22nd, 2015 | By
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—Hello, CATESOL News readers. Happy New Year! I hope you find this latest issue of CATESOL News of interest as you move into 2016. CATESOL’s new president, Sydney Rice, introduces the theme of CATESOL’s next year as an organization, and TESOL’s president, Andy Curtis, writes about the power of language teaching for saving lives. Also
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Editor’s Note, Fall 2015

Sep 29th, 2015 | By
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—Hello, CATESOL News readers. By now you are likely looking forward to November’s CATESOL Annual Conference in Anaheim. This issue of the CATESOL News offers a preview of the conference, during which the new, 2015-2016 Board of Directors assumes its position. For those who find the workings of the Board mysterious, Past President Ellen Lange
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Editor’s Note, Summer 2015

May 19th, 2015 | By
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—Hello, all. Here is another issue of CATESOL News to tide you over through the summer. Featured this time around are the three regional conferences that were held this spring; many of the reports were written by the recipients of the CATESOL Education Foundation stipend to help part-time teachers attend the regionals. Orange County and
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Editor’s Note, Spring 2015

Mar 13th, 2015 | By
Karen Bleske

Now that all CATESOL publications are online, and have been for a full year, I thought I’d take a minute to write about the differences between them. We have three: The CATESOL Journal, the CATESOL News, and the CATESOL Update. Each serves a different purpose. The CATESOL Journal (www.catesoljournal.org) is the official journal of CATESOL.
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