Community College ESL Conference

Focus on ESL: Challenges & Changes in Higher Education

Friday, October 27, 2017
Mass Bay Community College

Wellesley, MA

Call for Proposals

Proposals due September 15, 2017
Complete a proposal online:

Information needed:

  • Presenter name(s) and contact information
  • Session title
  • Session type (45 minutes): Presentation/Report, Interactive Workshop, Roundtable Discussion
  • Topic area: Methodology & Instructional Practices, Assessment, Teaching with Technology, Learning Communities & Linked Classes, Advocating for Community College ESL
  • Session abstract (50 words for conference program)
  • Session description (250-300 words for proposal jury)

Contact the Conference Committee with questions regarding proposals and conference content:
Contact the MATSOL Office with questions regarding membership or registration:

Keynote Speaker

Sargang Sekhavat, Federal Policy Director, MA Immigration and Refugee Advocacy Coalition (MIRA)


8:30 - 9:10 AM:  Registration and Breakfast
9:15 - 10:00 AM:  Workshop
10:10 - 10:55 AM: Workshop
11:00 - 11:45 AM:  Workshop
12:00 - 1:30 PM:  Lunch and Keynote Address
1:40 - 2:15 PM:  Evaluation and Wrap-up

Registration Fees

Current MATSOL Member: $25.00
Non-Member: $65.00 (includes membership)

Registration will open in the fall!

Organized by the MATSOL Community College ESL Faculty Network