2018 PLS/IEP Conference

For Educators in Private Language Schools and Intensive English Programs

Saturday, November 10, 2018
CELOP, Boston University


The conference will bring together educators and administrators in Private Language Schools and Intensive English Programs (PLS & IEPs) from across the Commonwealth of Massachusetts working with adult English language learners at all levels. 

Call for Proposals 

Share your expertise with ESL professionals in a 50-minute session.
Proposals must be submitted by August 31, 2018 for consideration.

Submit your proposal here: https://goo.gl/forms/pFyIr2NYlSPccy1H2
Required information: Name & Contact Information, Abstract (50 words), Session Description (250 words).



8:15-9:00 am - Breakfast & Conference Check-in
9:00-9:50 am - Session 1
10:00-10:50 am - Session 2
11:00-11:50 am - Session 3
LUNCH - Box lunch included with registration fee
1:00-1:50 PM - Session 4
2:00-2:50 pm - Session 5
3:00-3:50 pm - Session 6


Boston University
Center for English Language & Orientation Programs (CELOP)
890 Commonwealth Avenue, Boston, MA 02215


  • Current MATSOL Member - $25.00
  • Non-Member (includes $40 membership) - $65.00

Registration will open in Fall 2018

View MATSOL registration and payment policies.

Sponsors & Exhibitors

MATSOL would like to thank our sponsors and exhibitors:

  • Boston University Center for English Language and Orientation Programs (CELOP) 
  • TBA


This conference is organized by the MATSOL Private Language Schools Special Interest Group

Contact the Conference Committee with questions regarding proposals and conference content: pls[email protected]matsol.org 

Contact the MATSOL Office with questions regarding membership or registration: [email protected]