BC TEAL 2016 Annual Conference

April 28, 2016

Block Timeframe Room Event
Pre-Conference Institute 9.00-12.00 SFU Surrey PCI Morning Sessions

Laurel Pollard “Countering Burnout with Zero Preparation Activities”
Saskia Stille “Content and Language Integrated Learning: Supporting Educational Purposes of Language Teaching”

13.30-16.30 PCI Afternoon Sessions

Ryan Drew “Using Existing CLB Assessment Tools in a PBLA Environment”
Li-Shih Huang “The What and the How of Teaching Speaking to Adult Learners”
Paula Mannington, Michelle Ronback & Tanis Sawkins “Ever Thought of Moving into Leadership?”

18.00-20.00 PCI Evening Session

Shelly Sanchez Terrell “Language to Go! Mix it Up with Mobile Devices”
Amea Wilbur and Diana Jeffries “Creating Inclusive Classrooms: How to Support Students who’ve Experienced Trauma”

April 29, 2016

Block Timeframe Room Event
Conference Day One 8.00-16.00 SFU Surrey Registration & Publishers' Area

Note that this schedule is subject to change.

8.30-10.15 Morning Workshops

View the schedule with session descriptions and presenter info at https://bcteal2016.sched.org/. This year’s conference book will not contain session descriptions. Last minute changes to the schedule will be updated immediately at https://bcteal2016.sched.org/ and should be considered the most up-to-date information available.

10.45-12.00 Plenary Speaker

Lindsay Clandfield

12.00-13.00 Lunch

Lunch is included in registration fee.

13.00-14.45 Afternoon Workshops

View the schedule with session descriptions and presenter info at https://bcteal2016.sched.org/. This year’s conference book will not contain session descriptions. Last minute changes to the schedule will be updated immediately at https://bcteal2016.sched.org/ and should be considered the most up-to-date information available.

15.15-16.15 AGM + Poster Sessions

Attend the BC TEAL AGM to find out about the past year’s activities as well as vote for incoming directors. Non-members are welcome.

16.30-18.00 Surrey City Hall Wine + Cheese and PechaKucha

Join us for networking and entertainment. This event is free, but please be sure to RSVP with your registration.

18.30-20.30 Central City Brew Pub Celebration Dinner

Limited tickets are available to join the plenary speakers and other members of the BC TEAL community. The cost is $60 for a 3-course meal, including 1 drink and gratuity.

April 30, 2016

Block Timeframe Room Event
Conference Day Two 8.00-15.00 SFU Surrey Registration and Publishers' Area

Note that this schedule is subject to change.

9.00-10.15 Plenary Speaker

Shelley Sanchez Terrell

10.45-12.30 Morning Workshops

View the schedule with session descriptions and presenter info at https://bcteal2016.sched.org/. This year’s conference book will not contain session descriptions. Last minute changes to the schedule will be updated immediately at https://bcteal2016.sched.org/ and should be considered the most up-to-date information available.

12.30-13.30 Lunch

Lunch is included with registration fee.

13.30-14.00 TCF Awards

Ceremony for TEAL Charitable Foundation award winners, including the David C. Lam scholarship for high school students and the Refugee award winners.

14.15-15.00 Afternoon Workshops

View the schedule with session descriptions and presenter info at https://bcteal2016.sched.org/. This year’s conference book will not contain session descriptions. Last minute changes to the schedule will be updated immediately at https://bcteal2016.sched.org/ and should be considered the most up-to-date information available.

15.15-16.00 Round Table Discussions

Join informal discussion groups to talk about areas of interest.

16.00-16.15 Publishers' Draw

Put your nametag in the bin for a chance to win prizes.


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