2012 Special Event Flyer

The TESOL 2012 is right around the corner. Below are a few important SLW-IS related events that you may want to pencil in. Note that more information will be available at the SLWIS booth and you can click here for a list of SLW-related sessions..

1. SLW-IS Intersections & Academic Session: Save the date for the following  intersections and the academic session. More information on all the SLW related presentations will be available at our booth.

Academic Session:

Examining methodological complexities in second language writing research.

March 29/2012 at 10:00AM 12:45PM in Franklin 5 in the Marriott.

SLW-IS & ESP-IS Intersection:

The privileged status of English and multilingual writers across disciplines.

March 29 2012 at 1:00PM 2:45PM in Room Franklin 8 in the Marriott.

NNEST & SLW & AL Intersection:

Developing competence in NNES writing: A focus on genres.

March 30, 2012, 1.00-2.45 pm, Room Franklin 10 of the Marriott

CALLIS & SLW & MW Intersection:

Going Beyond the Textbook in Second Language Writing with CALL.

March 29, 2012 from 10:00 AM - 11:45 PM in the Technology Showcase (next to the Electronic Village).

2. SLW-IS Business Meeting.

This meeting is open to all of you who would like to join to a meeting to discuss various important IS matters, connect with other teacher-scholars and brainstorm ideas for 2013 proposals.

Thursday, March 29, 6:45-8:15pm 109-B Convention Center.

3. Proposal Review Training:

Please note that TESOL will have a new proposal evaluation criteria starting with the next year's convention. For those of you who are interested in reviewing proposals for TESOL 2013, there will be a reviewer training for proposal reading on Thursday, March 29 at 11:00 a.m., 2014 C Convention center. Note that there is also an open forum on convention proposal review. If you cannot attend the Thursday session, please try to join the session on Saturday, March 30 10-11 a.m., 201A, Convention Center.

4. SLW-IS Night:  

Please join us on Thursday, March 29, at 8:00 pm at Field House ( to have a drink and get to know more friends of SLW. The Field House is only a few minutes walk form the convention center. More information on this informal event will be available on the boot.