You’ll find sessions presented by members active in our English Language Arts Teachers of English (ELATE) group that address the needs of those who work in teacher education at the college level. There are also sessions pertinent to teaching English in the two-year college, assessment in composition courses, first-year writing, and current research in the field. If you teach college English, you’ll be intrigued by a range of interesting sessions on literature. There’s truly something for everyone!
Throughout the Convention there are nearly 200 sessions designated of interest to college-level educators. Here are a few of the topics:
Of course! The English Language Arts Teacher Educators (ELATE) group puts together a special program with hundreds of sessions for those who are engaged in the preparation, support, and continuing education of teachers of English language arts/literacy. Sample session topics include:
Featured College Sessions: The College Section has designed special sessions that address current issues in the field that reverberate through our classrooms.
ELATE Luncheon: Celebrate the accomplishments of ELATE (English Language Arts Teacher Educators) members and enjoy a keynote address.
Friday, Nov. 17, 11:30 A.M.–1:30 P.M.
College Section Workshop: Join us for an immersive learning experience for college teachers.
Saturday, Nov. 18, 2:45–5:30 P.M.
Each year the Annual Convention features a carefully selected set of sessions devoted entirely to current research in the field, bringing together different perspectives on critical issues. You will be able to search the Research Strand on our online program to explore more than 100 sessions.
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