MATSOL Currents is the association's official newsletter. It is published twice a year.


Submit to MATSOL Currents

We welcome submissions to MATSOL Currents:

  • An article about your school, program, or classroom.
  • An issue of concern to our field.
  • A book or resource review.

Please refer to our submission guidelines for more details and ideas: Web page / Print PDF alt

Submission Deadlines
  • Fall/Winter Issue -- October 15
  • Spring/Summer Issue -- April 15

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Join the Publications Committee

MATSOL is looking for volunteers to join the Publications Committee, responsible for editing and publishing two issues of MATSOL Currents each year (Spring and Fall).


Fall/Winter 2015 Issue

  • A Message from Our President
  • All Aboard! A New Organizational Structure for MATSOL by KATHY LOBO & HELEN SOLÓRZANO
  • News from the MATSOL English Learner Leadership Council (MELLC) by ANN FELDMAN
  • MATSOL Participates in TESOL’s Annual Advocacy & Policy Summit by JENNIFER LANCASTER
Get Involved
  • Volunteer Opportunities in MATSOL
  • Submit to MATSOL Publications
  • What’s Happening in MATSOL’s Special Interest Groups?
  • An Update on Adult Education in Massachusetts by STEPHEN REUYS
  • A Visit to the Annual Conference of Northern New England TESOL (NNETESOL) 
  • CATS Academy ELLs Present at MATSOL: The Teacher’s Story by CHRISTOPHER MEOLI
  • 24 It’s All in the Song: The Students’ View of their Presentation at MATSOL by KRISTINA ZHUKOVA, ANASTASIIA GOMMA, HA NGUYEN, & JOHN CHAENG
  • Learning How to Disagree in English by OKSANA SEMENOVA
  • A Leveled-Text Series from Shell Education, Huntington Beach, CA, reviewed by KATHY LOBO
  • Buen Día, Ramón/Guten Tag, Ramón, directed by Jorge Ramirez Suárez, reviewed by ANN FELDMAN
  • ’m New Here, by Anne Sibley O’Brien, reviewed by KATHY LOBO


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