2018-2019 Georgetown ELC Faculty Presentations

2019 TESOL International Convention &
English Language Expo

March 12-15, 2019
Atlanta, Georgia, USA


Advocacy 101: Improving IEP Meetings for Culturally and Linguistically Diverse Students
Sherry L. Steeley, PhD

Facilitating Groups and Building Teams
Suzanne L. Matula, PhD

Grading Group Work and Other Real-world Assessment Challenges
Heather Gregg Zitlau, Stephanie L. Gallop, and Heather D. Weger, PhD (Georgetown Law Center)

Improving Visual Design: Tips for Creating and Using Effective Materials
Stephanie L. Gallop and Kelly Hill Zirker (US Department of State)

Skills-Focused Volunteering and Fundraising Projects
Nancy Overman and Sigrun Biesenbach-Lucas, PhD

Teach Phrasal Verbs Efficiently with Collocations
Nancy Overman


2018 WATESOL Fall Conference

October 6, 2018
Washington, DC


Addressing [Undergraduate and Graduate] Students’ Needs through Differentiated Instruction
Sigrun Biesenbach-Lucas, PhD, and Donette Brantner-Artenie

A Six-Step Approach to Creating Academic Reading Materials
Sigrun Biesenbach-Lucas, PhD, and Donette Brantner-Artenie

Engaging Learners’ Minds: Project-based and Reading Lessons that Foster Critical Thinking
Nancy Overman and Heather D. Weger, PhD (Georgetown Law Center)

Real-world Assessment Challenges and Ways to Address Them
Heather Gregg Zitlau, Stephanie L. Gallop, and Heather D. Weger, PhD (Georgetown Law Center)

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