2019 Annual Conference

Navigating New Terrain in EL Education

Adapting and navigating have become a way of life for English language professionals.  Join us as we share our experiences and strategies with this ongoing reality at the 2019 WAESOL Conference on Saturday, Oct. 26th at Renton Technical College.

Dates:

  • Friday, October 25 (Pre-conference Workshops)
  • Saturday October 26 (Annual Conference)

Location: Renton Technical College, in Renton, WA

We are very pleased to announce that author, researcher, and teacher, Dr. Keith Folse, will deliver our 2019 conference keynote.  Thank you to National Geographic Learning for sponsoring this year’s keynote.

Save with Early-Bird Registration through October 1st:

  • $65 for WAESOL Members ($70 after October 1st, $95 on-site)
  • $105 for non-members ($110 after October 1st, $135 on-site)

Visit the Registration page for more information and to register.

Download the 2019 Conference Poster to print and share.


2019 WAESOL Conference Schedule at a Glance

All day • Publishers’ Exhibits in Building I – Rogers Campus Center  

7:45 – noon • Registration/Clock Hours in Campus Center Lobby
8:00 – 9:00 am • Coffee, Morning Refreshments in Campus Center Cafeteria
8:50 – 9:00 am • Welcome to the 2018 WAESOL Conference
9:00 – 10:00 am • Keynote Address, Mandy Manning
10:00 – 10:30 am • Publishers’ Coffee Break in Publishers Exhibition Area
10:30 – 11:15 am • Concurrent Sessions I
11:30 – 12:15 pm • Concurrent Sessions II
12:00 – 1:15  pm • Lunch in Campus Center Cafeteria • (included w/registration)
1:00 – 1:15  pm • WAESOL Annual Business Meeting
1:30 – 2:15  pm • Concurrent Sessions III and Poster Sessions
2:15 – 2:45  pm • Publishers’ Coffee Break in Publishers’ Exhibition Area
2:45 – 3:30  pm • Concurrent Sessions IV
3:45 – 4:30  pm • Concurrent Sessions V
4:30 – 5:00 pm • Hot Hors d’oeuvres, Grants & Awards, Publishers’ Raffle


Pre-Conference Workshops on Friday afternoon, October 25, 2019.

These  half-day professional development workshops (1:00 to 4:00) are designed to provide opportunities to discuss and examine relevant topics and important issues in greater depth.

Exhibitors and publishers visit the Exhibitors’ page for more information.

Become a WAESOL member now or during registration.  As a member, in addition to discounted conference registration,  you are also eligible to apply for Grants, Awards, and Scholarships.

K-12 Clock Hours will be available for each day.