40 years TESOL Greece

Call for Participation

The 40th Annual International
TESOL Greece Convention

"The 5 Ts of TESOL:
Teach, Train, Transform, Transcend, Trust"

Titania Hotel, 52 Panepistimiou Street, Athens

2nd - 3rd March, 2019

Dear Colleague,

We are pleased to announce the title, venue and date of the 40th Annual International TESOL Greece Convention, “The 5 Ts of TESOL: Teach, Train, Transform, Transcend, Trust”, which will be held at the Titania Hotel, 52 Panepistimiou Street, Athens, on 2nd-3rd March, 2019.  The Convention aims to offer a weekend of professional development through presentations and workshops on all aspects of ELT.

We are happy to announce our four invited international plenary speakers: Luciana de Oliveira, Barbara Hoskins Sakamoto, Malcolm Mann and Dorothy Zemach.

We would like to invite you to submit your proposal and to join us in celebrating not only TESOL Greece’s 40-year pursuit of excellence, but also the ways in which ELT is being celebrated by professionals who Teach their learners and are Trained themselves to Transform their classroom and their materials in order to Transcend learning and build Trust. 

You are invited to participate actively in the Convention by giving a presentation, workshop, or multimedia demonstration/workshop. We encourage submissions which deal more with the practical aspect of teaching and which discuss the role of language in developing mature, thinking and independent individuals who learn to connect and communicate with the world around them and who share and support each other and see life as an interactive workshop.

Important information: 

Please note that a professional presentation should not be used to advance a book, publisher, author, course or examination.TESOL Greece members are particularly sensitive to the distinction between commercial and professional presentations.

Types of Presentation:

  • Workshopor Multimedia Demonstration/Workshop (45 minutes) Practice-Oriented presentations, which show rather than tell. The presenter helps participants solve a problem or develop a specific technique through a series of structured hands-on activities.
  • Talk (45 minutes) A formal instructive talk given by (a) subject specialist(s).

Responsibilities of presenters:

  • Once your proposal has been accepted, please refrain from changing the content and concept of your session.
  • You will need to provide handouts for the anticipated number of attendees.
  • No presenter can refuse attendance to any TESOL member.

How to submit:
Please fill in the online application form below by October 30th,  2018.We would like to inform you that handwritten or typed summary information faxed or mailed to the TESOL Greece office cannot be accepted . For your convenience, you can fill in and submit the online form.

Feel free to print out this announcement and post it in your office or staff room.

On behalf of TESOL Greece, we thank you for your interest. We are looking forward to seeing you at the Convention.

Best wishes,

The TESOL Greece Board of Directors, 2018 – 2019

TESOL Greece 40th Annual International Convention Call for Participation
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