Invitation to MSU: Conference on Content-Based Instruction

NGL MSU ELC Conference April 13

H. A. Rehm

Michigan State University’s English Language Center is teaming up with National Geographic Learning to present a professional development opportunity for higher education ESL instructors. MSU invites members of Ohio TESOL to attend “Integrating Content-Based Instruction Through Relevant Materials,” a one-day conference held in Brody Hall on MSU campus on Saturday, April 13th, 2013.

Speakers include two National Geographic Explorers, and reading fluency expert Dr. Neil J. Anderson of Brigham Young University. Seven MSU faculty members will also present on CBI, and National Geographic Learning publication reps will be there to share materials.

Attendance is free, and includes continental breakfast, lunch, and parking validation. To register, RSVP to Angela Shields at angela.shields@cengage.com by Friday, April 5th.  For more information on the presenters, please see the links below.

Content Presenters: National Geographic Explorers:
Tim Samaras:  http://www.nationalgeographic.com/explorers/bios/tim-samaras/
Trevor Frost:  http://www.nationalgeographic.com/explorers/bios/trevor-frost/

ESL Instruction Presenters:
Featured specialist, Neil J Anderson:  http://linguistics.byu.edu/directory/nja3/

MSU ELC Faculty members: http://elc.msu.edu/about/faculty/
Leah Addis
Kimberly Benedicto
Collin Blair
Jim Desler
Carlee Salas
Matthew Rynbrandt
Elizabeth Webster

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