2016 Conference

MATSOL 2016 Conference

May 4-6, 2016
Sheraton Framingham Hotel & Conference Center

2016 Conference

Keynote Speakers

Thursday, May 5
Sonia Nieto

Professor Emerita, Language, Literacy & Culture, University of Massachusetts, Amherst

Friday, May 6
Anne Sibley O'Brien

Author & Illustrator of Multicultural Books

2016 Conference


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  • Join MATSOL or renew your membership to receive the member rate.
  • Register before February 15 to take advantage of the early rate.
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Please note: The MATSOL online registration system is experiencing a technical issue. It should be operational on Thursday, December 16 in the afternoon. Thank you for your patience!

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2016 Conference

Pre-Conference Institutes

Wednesday, May 4, 2016
8:30 am - 3:30 pm
Common Core Standards in Diverse Classrooms: Essential Practices for Developing Academic Language and Literacy

Dr. Susan O’Hara & Dr. Bob Pritchard

Harness the Power of Partnerships for Student Engagement and Achievement

Dr. Debbie Zacarian

SLIFE Institute II: Developing Academic Language Proficiency and Scaffolding Academic Content*

Andrea DeCapua, Ed.D. & Helaine W. Marshall, Ph.D.
*Prerequisite: Completion of the SLIFE I Institute offered by MATSOL in November 2013, April 2014, April 2015, or December 2015. 

2016 Conference

Call for Proposals

MATSOL invites you to to submit a proposal to present at our 2016 Conference. We hope that you will share your ideas, effective classroom practices and research with our colleagues and fellow MATSOL members in the field of ELL/ESOL education. 

Presenters will be notified of acceptance by January 15, 2016.

View the Call for Proposals...