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MATSOL 2015 Conference

I have a specific dietary requirement -- Can I order a special meal?
MATSOL and the Sheraton Framingham hotel will do their best to accommodate special dietary meals for the plated lunch on Thursday and Friday. However, requests must be made in advance by Wednesday, April 29 -- You must fill out this online form to make a meal request. We cannot accept requests made by email. You will receive a meal ticket at registration to use at lunch.

Am I registered for the conference?
All conference participants are sent an individual email receipt confirming their conference registration. If you did not receive a confirmation, you can check your registration receipts online

Can I still register for the conference?
Conference registration is closed. Pre-registration is required for attendance. There will be no on-site registration.

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Advocacy Update

Ask your state legislators to support two important bills to improve ELL education in Massachusetts. 
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Professional Learning

 MATSOL Coaching Courses
Literacy Coaching: Integrating SEI into Literacy Coaching
Math Coaching: Supporting Teachers of English Language Learners in the Math Classroom

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Member Benefits

  • Membership in MATSOL Special Interest Groups (SIGs).
  • Access to members-only resources and E-lists.
  • Subscription to MATSOL publications and MATSOLworks job posting.
  • Reduced registration fees for conferences and events.
  • Support for MATSOL's advocacy on behalf of all ELL/ESOL educators, our students, and their families. 
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MATSOL 2015 Conference

Conference Keynotes (May 7-8)

Raúl Gonzalez III, Artist & Illustrator
The Book I Wanted to Read as a Kid
Ofelia García, City University of New York
Translanguaging: Reconceptualizing Language and Education

Pre-Conference Institutes (May 6)

- Teachers of ELLs as Learning Specialists
- From Awareness to Best Practice: Tiered Instruction, Intervention, and the Special Education Referral Process for ELLs 

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