Who Should Attend

Area K-12 content teachers, ELL/ESL teachers, Bilingual Specialists and other education professionals who are working towards English language learner (ELL) success. 

Attendees will choose from a selection of presentations and discussions by university faculty and instructors, and experienced K-12 educators from Wisconsin and Minnesota. Your registration fee covers workshop materials and refreshments. Free parking available on site.

Offered in partnership with the UWRF College of Arts and Sciences Department of English and WITESOL.

Workshop Content

This year's workshop will feature the following topics and speakers:

Language Acquisition or Learning Disability? Indicators for Informed Opinions
Diane Jacobson, UWRF

Goal Setting: Motivating Your ELs to Level UP!
Ina Ziegler and Laura Byard, Minneapolis Public Schools

Technology for Supporting English Language Learners
Dawn Shimura, Oshkosh Area School District

Adapting Tabletop Games for the English Language Classroom
Conan Kmiecik and Alex Hatheway, UWRF

Storyboards and Student Generated Videos
Ami Christensen, UWEC

Panel Discussion

Poster Presentations and Networking Opportunities

Registration Details

Advanced registration is required to attend this workshop. The registration fee is $40 for Wisconsin TESOL (WITESOL) members and $45 for all other individuals. To register online and pay with a credit card, go to "Register Now". You may also download this paper registration form and send it in with a check. The last day registrations will be received is March 31, 2015.


Withdrawals and Refunds

A request for withdrawal must be received in writing (mail, fax, or email) prior to March 31, 2015 in order to be eligible for a partial refund (registration fees less $10 processing fee).  In lieu of a withdrawal, you may send a substitute for each registered individual.

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Offered in partnership with UWRF College of Arts and Sciences Department of English and Wisconsin TESOLlink.