Welcome to BC TEAL. We hope this website provides a central meeting place and on-line community for EAL professionals throughout BC. Our goal is to advance the profession of teaching English as an additional language by facilitating professional development for all of our members.
The 2014 TCF Climb for the Cause – Grouse Grind will take place on Sunday September 21st at 10am. The Climb for the Cause is the major fund-raiser for the TCF Refugee Award which provides an annual award of approximately $3000 for a refugee wishing to study at a post-secondary educational institution in British Columbia.
Identity is the theme of this issue.
The 2014 Lower Mainland Regional Conference will be held on Saturday, November 22nd, 2014 at Vancouver English Center (VEC).
The conference will be centered on “Celebrating Learner Success“.
More details are available at: http://www.bcteal.org/conferences/
We look forward to welcoming all of you to this exciting event!
Sheila Mattila and Don Bury
PD Committee Co-chairs
September 21, 2014 – TCF Climb for the Cause – Grouse Grind 2014
October 4, 2014 – BC TEAL Interior Regional Conference at Selkirk College
November 22, 2014 – BC TEAL Lower Mainland Regional Conference at VEC
November 22 – 29, 2014 – EAL Week
February 21, 2015 – BC TEAL Island Regional Conference at Global Village
March 25 – 28, 2015 – TESOL 2015 in Toronto
May 22 – 23, 2015 – BC TEAL 47th Annual Conference at UBC
October 2 – 3, 2015 – Tri-TESOL in Seattle
October 29 – 31, 2015 – TESL Canada co-hosted by ATESL in Lake Louise