MEXTESOL CHIAPAS A.C.
CENTRO DE LENGUAS DE LA FACULTAD DE HUMANIDADES DE LA
UNIVERSIDAD DE CIENCIAS Y ARTES DE CHIAPAS
Call for Proposals
Invite researchers, teacher trainers, publishing companies, ESL/EFL
teachers and undergraduate or graduate students to submit
proposals for presentations at our
9TH REGIONAL CONVENTION
“VISIONS AND EXPERIENCES IN TESOL”
Tuxtla Gutiérrez Chiapas
March 1st and 2nd, 2018
– Cross-cultural communication
– Creativity in ELT
– ESP (English for specific purposes)
– Communicative competence
– Social Networks in the language classroom
– SEN (Special educational needs)
– New generation strategies
Participants may submit proposals for presentations taking into consideration the following
– Workshop 70 minutes: 60-min. hands-on activities and 10 for Q&A
Academic Workshop Very little lecturing by the leader; the emphasis is, rather, on the participants’
activity, which is carefully structured by the leader. The leader works with a group, helping
participants solve a problem or develop a specific teaching or research technique.
The seminar’s official language is English although a maximum of 2 workshops may be held in
Spanish, should the selection committee consider it to be appropriate, depending on the topic and
the presenter’s expertise. Applicants may submit as many proposals as they wish; nevertheless,
the maximum number of presentations assigned will be one plenary and up to two workshops.
Teams may participate with no more than 2 members.
Presenter and attendees will receive Diplomas of Participation from the Universidad de Ciencias y
Artes de Chiapas and Mextesol Chiapas.
Send only your completed two-page Proposal Form and one-page abstract as an attachment in
Word to: email@example.com.