2019 Lower Mainland Regional Conference

2019 Lower Mainland Regional Conference

Date: Saturday, November 16, 2019

We hope you’ll join us for our 2019 Lower Mainland Regional Conference taking place at Lasalle College on Saturday, November 16th. This year’s theme is “Beyond Burnout: Resiliency in EAL”.

Plenary Speaker

We are very pleased to announce Dian Henderson as the plenary speaker.

Dian Henderson, senior lecturer and ESL Department Chair at Thompson Rivers University, has been an educator for 35 years, teaching in a variety of contexts from elementary to junior high, from working with immigrants to teaching in Asia and Latin America. Her commitment to authenticity and Appreciative Inquiry informs her teaching and leading.

Call for Proposals

The Call for Proposals is now closed. The deadline for proposal submission was Monday, October 7th, 2019.

Before You Submit:
1. Ensure that you have read Proposal Guidelines and Proposal Selection Criteria.
2. Ensure that all fields are complete and that the submission is checked for accuracy and clarity.

Please note that confirmed presenters will receive a 20% discount on registration fees. Kindly wait to register until you receive confirmation that your proposal has been accepted. Confirmed presenters will be emailed a discount code to be used during registration in time to take advantage of early-bird pricing

If you have any additional questions, please email admin@bcteal.org.

Call for Proposal – online Submissions

Conference registration is open!

Register now to take advantage of Early Bird rates, available until Friday, October 18th.

NB: Members need to be logged in to their BC TEAL account to access member rates.

Online registration is available until Wednesday, November 13th at midnight. Registration will also be available on-site on Saturday, November 16th. Lunch is included in your registration. For institutions wishing to pay a bulk registration for their instructors, kindly contact the TEAL office at admin@bcteal.org.


A big thank you to our sponsors:  Lasalle College (Host and Refreshment sponsor) & University Canada West (Silver sponsor).





For sponsorship opportunities, please contact the BC TEAL office at admin@bcteal.org.

Early Bird
(before October 18)
BC TEAL Member
Early Bird (before October 15)
Discounted BC TEAL Member
Early Bird (before October 15)
Early Bird (before October 15)
Additional Information
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