Workshop Schedule

2017 WORKSHOP SCHEDULE

2016 WORKSHOP SCHEDULE

 

  • December 15 - Christmas Get-together by all members (tentative date)

 

2015 WORKSHOP SCHEDULE

  • February 21 - Building a Career in TESOL
    • Prof. Akli Hadid, Korea University
  • March 21 - Constructing Writer's Identity: Demystifying and Encouraging 'Voice' in EFL Writing
    • Ben McBride, PAGODA
  • April 18 - Games and Communicative Activities: Not Just Entertainment
    • Prof. Tory S. Thorkelson, Hanyang University
  • May 30 - Bridging the Digital Divide: Examining Online Education in Asia (national conference theme)
    • Gavin Dudeney, Glenn Stockwell, and James Larson
  • June 27 - Creating Compelling Lessons through Contextual Awareness
    • Prof. George Whitehead, The University of Suwon
  • August 22 - Social Event by all members and guests at King Bar, Itaewon
  • September 19 - Curriculum Development
    • Dr. Deborah Elizabeth Cohen, Gyeongju University
  • October 10-11 - Transitions in Education, Transition in ELT: Learning Through Inquiry (international conference theme) 23rdAnnual Korea TESOL International Conference, COex, Seoul
  • November 21 - Exploring Myths in Education
    • Adam Coates, Gyeonggi-do Institute for Foreign Language Education (GIFLE)
  • December 19 - Christmas Get-together by all members at Left Coast, Itaewon

 

2014 WORKSHOP SCHEDULE

  • January 18 - Korean life cycles: understanding Korean culture for teaching content
    • Akli Hadid
  • February 15 - 50 Tech Tools in 50 Minute
    • Prof. Stafford Lumsden, Sookmyung YL TESOL Center
  • March 29 - Think Global, Teach Local (chapter conference theme)
    • Keynote Speaker: Dr. Sandra Mckay, University of San Francisco
  • April 19 - The Gentle Art of Discipline
    • Prof. Fusselman, Seoul National University of Education
  • May 24 - Adding-on Productivity with Google Drive
    • Prof. Dan Craig, Sangmyung University and Prof. Joshua Adams, Sejong University 
  • June 21 - First-time Presenters
    • Questioning and Critical Thinking in the 2nd Language Classroom
      • ​Prof. Scott DeWaelsche The University of Suwon
    • Communicative Language Teaching in the ESL & EFL Contexts
      • Prof. Sheero Lee Lagrimas, Gyeongju University
    • Product-based CLT Approaches: Text-based vs. Competency-based Approaches
      • Prof. Josephine Bejer, Gyeongju University
    • An Approach to Teaching Current English in a Student-centered Manner
      • Prof. Vincent Gilhooley, The University of Suwon
    • English for a Specific Purposes in the ESL Context
      • Prof. Cat Ariosa, Gyeongju University .
  • August 23 - "Needs Analysis in the Language Classroom: Addressing the Disparity Between Present Situation and Target Situation Needs
    • Prof. Sherro Lee Lagrimas, Gyeongju University
  • September 20 - Differences Between the Korean School System and the American School System
    • Prof. Akli Hadid, Kaya University
  • October 22 - KOTESOL International Conference, COex, Seoul
  • November 22 - Write In a Flash: Using Short Memoir and Short Fiction in Teaching ESL Composition
    • Dr. Miles White, Gyeongju University
  • December 12 - Christmas Dinner

 

2013 WORKSHOP SCHEDULE

  • January 19 - Classroom Management: Preventing Problems Before They Start
  • February 16 - Error Correction
  • March 30 - KOTESOL Seoul chapter conference no workshop this month
  • April 20 - Guided Teacher Reflection for Busy Teachers
    • Roger Fusselman
  • May 18 - Do They Get It? Six Techniques for Monitoring…
    • Heidi Vande Voort Nam
  • June 15 - First-time Presenters
    • In June, we will have a special workshop for first time presenters. Instead of having one presenter talk for 2 hours, we will have four first timers present for 25 minutes each. If interested in facilitating one of these sessions, please send me a proposal following the guidelines that I posted before (scroll down the page a bit here to find that)
  • July 20 - Seoul Chapter Picnic - No Workshop
  • August 17 - TBA
  • September 21 - Chuseok
  • No Workshop
  • October - International Conference - No Workshop
  • November 16 - TBA
  • December - TBA

 

2012 Workshop Schedule

 

2011 Workshop Schedule

  • Feb. 19 - English Incorporated: A job-based model of Classroom Management 
    • Lena HyoSeon Hong, Brian Hyunjin Hong
  • March 26 - KOTESOL Annual Conference
  • April 16 - From Cradle to Classroom: Dunstan’s Baby Language Theory and Implications for caregivers and teachers
    • Dwight Lubiniecki
  • May 21 - Teaching Mixed Levels
  • July 9 - The Joy of Glee - Using musical television to create exciting lessons about contemporary American English and popular culture.
    • Lisa Levine
  • Sept. 17 - Group work – Individual Responsibility and Grading
  • Oct - KOTESOL 10th International Conference
  • Nov. 19 - Working with Culture in the Korean English Language Classroom
    • Robert Kim
  • Dec. 10 - Intrinsic and Extrinsic Motivation (and Discipline) In the EFL Environment
    • Tory Thorkelson