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Come see us at the following fall and spring conferences! We will update with specific dates and times of presentations and sessions soon.
- The New Ways of Analyzing Variation 42 conference in Pittsburgh, PA: Christine and Anne will give a talk, “Promoting linguistic awareness among secondary English educators,” as part of the panel, “What educators need to know about youth language and identities,” on October 19 from 8:30-10:30 am.
- The Virginia Association of Teachers of English conference in Williamsburg, VA
- The SouthEastern Conference on Linguistics (SECOL81) in Myrtle Beach, SC
- The Conference on College Composition and Communication (CCCC) in Indianapolis, IN
- The American Educational Research Association conference in Philadelphia, PA
Thursday, July 18, from 9am-3pm, Christine Mallinson and Cheryl Dickter will presented about solo status, stereotype threat, and language & culture in the classroom at the workshop “Supporting Student Success in Geoscience at Two-year Colleges” at the College of William & Mary.Friday, July 26, from 10am-3pm, Anne and Christine will lead a National Science Foundation funded workshop on language, culture, and STEM for K-12 educators at the William & Mary School of Education. Interested? Click here to apply to join.Friday, August 2, from 10am-3pm, Anne and Christine will lead a National Science Foundation funded workshop on language, culture, and STEM for K-12 educators at UMBC in Baltimore, Maryland. Interested? Click here to apply to join.
Monday, August 5, from 9am-4pm, Anne led a SURN English Educator Workshop at the William & Mary School of Education
Thursday, August 29, from 9am-4pm, Anne will led a SURN English Educator Workshop at the William & Mary School of Education
Saturday, May 18, from 10am-3pm, Anne and Christine led a National Science Foundation funded workshop on language, culture, and STEM for K-12 educators at the William & Mary School of Education
Thursday, May 30, from 9am-4pm, Anne led a SURN English Educators Workshop at the College of William & Mary, with guest speaker Dwayne Betts
Thursday, June 13, from 9am-4pm, Anne led a SURN English Educator Workshop at the William & Mary School of Education
Friday June 21, from 9am-3pm, Anne led a SURN English Educator Workshop at the William & Mary School of Education
Tuesday, June 24-Wednesday June 25, Anne spoke at the University of Illinois-Chicago Summer Bilingual Institute
Monday June, 25, Anne gave the luncheon address and facilitated e a workshop on “Planning for Language Variation” to the Visible Teaching, Assessment, Learning and Leading (VTALL) group at the William and Mary School of Education
Wednesday February, 29, 2012, Anne presented at the SURN Power Tools for literacy workshop at the William and Mary School of Education.
Thursday March, 8 2012 from 6-7pm, Anne presented a talk entitled” We Must Go Home Again: English Lang Variation & Education Policy in the U.S. South” at the Stanford University School of Education in Palo Alto, CA.
Friday March, 16 2012 from 2-4pm, Anne presented a workshop entitled “English Language Variation in Virginia: Insights for SLPs & Audiologists” at the Speech-Language-Hearing Association of Virginia Annual Conference in Vienna, VA.
Thursday March 26, 2012 from 1:00 pm-2:30pm, Anne & Christine presented a workshop entitled “Advocating for Culturally and Linguistically Responsive Teaching” at the ASCD Conference at the Convention Center in Philadelphia, PA.
Thursday March 29, 2012, from 11:00am – 12:15pm, Anne & Christine presented a paper entitled “English Language Variation in the College English Classroom” at the College English Association Annual Conference in Richmond, VA.
TBD, April 14, 2012, Anne presented a mock faculty lecture at William and Mary Admitted Students Day.
Thursday April 19 2012 from 1:30-2:45, Anne, with Beth Casey, presented a workshop entitled “Valuing African American Language and Culture in the Middle School Years” at the National Partnership for Educational Access Annual Conference” in Chicago, IL.
Saturday April 21st, 2012, Anne participated in a mini-conference organized by the Pre-doctoral Interdisciplinary Research Training (PIRT) Program at the Florida State University and Florida Center for Reading Research.
October 15, 2011 from 4:30 pm-5:15 pm, Anne was the keynote speaker at the 25th Southeast TESOL (Teachers of English to Speakers of Other Languages) conference at the Omni Hotel in Richmond, VA. The conference theme is: “Celebrating Culture and Heritage through Language Teaching,” and Anne will speak on the conference theme.
Saturday, October 29th, time TBD, Anne & Christine presented on a panel with Mary Bucholtz and Julie Sweetland entitled “Sociolinguistics in the Schools: The Next Forty Years of Service in Return ” at the New Ways of Analyzing Variation (NWAV) 40 Conference at Georgetown University in Washington, D.C.
Friday, November, 18th from 12:30 pm to 1:45 pm, Anne & Christine presented on a panel entitled “Using Educator Insight to Design Linguistically Responsive Teaching” at the National Council of Teachers of English Conference in the Palmer House/Salon 1, Third Floor, Chicago, IL
Friday, December 2nd from 1:15 to 2:45 p.m, Anne & Christine presented a workshop entitled “Valuing African-American Language and Culture in The Middle School Years” at the National Association of Independent Schools People of Color Conference at the Convention Center in Philadelphia, PA.
July 10-13, 2011 Anne and Christine gave three presentations and did a book signing at the American Federation of Teachers (AFT) 2011 TEACH Conference in Washington, D.C. Our workshop title is: “Using Knowledge about Language Variation to Support Multicultural Literature Instruction: Models from African American and Southern English.” Our mini plenary title is: “Understanding English Language Variation in U.S. Schools.”
- Sunday, July 10 1:30 p.m. – 2:30 p.m : AFT Pre-TEACH Professional Development Network Conference: Using English Language Variation in US Schools
- Monday, July 11 5:30 p.m. – 6:30 p.m: Mini-Plenary Session: Understanding English Language Variation in U.S. Schools
- Monday, July 11 6:45 p.m. -7:45 p.m. Book Signing Click here to see an official AFT picture of us setting up our book exhibit!
- Tuesday, July 12 9:00 a.m. – 10:45 a.m. Workshop: Using Knowledge About Language Variation to Support Multicultural Literature Instruction: Models from African-American and Southern English
November 3-6, 2010 Anne and her students attended the National Association for Multicultural Education (NAME) conference to present a workshop about community engagement and linguistics and to host a book launch party. Click here for more information.
November 6, 2010 Christine gave a plenary address at the New Ways of Analyzing Variation (NWAV) 39 conference in San Antonio, TX, entitled, “Borrowing and Lending: Contributions to the Study of Language and Social Stratification across Sociolinguistics, Sociology, and Education.” Click here for more information.
November 21, 2010 Anne hosted a meet the author session at the National Council of Teachers of English (NCTE) conference, held in Orlando, Florida. Click here for more information.
December 9, 2010 Anne & Christine launched and signed the book at William & Mary. We launched and celebrated the book and all who helped us get it to print — it was a great event! To see some photos from the event, visit our book Facebook page.
March 10, 2011 Anne & Christine signed books in the UMBC Fireside Lounge on the third floor of the Commons.
April 8, 2011 Anne participated in a round table at the Council for the Study of Community Colleges Conference in New Orleans, LA. Her talk was entitled, “Speaking a Different Language: The Role of English Language Variation on Teaching and Learning.”
April 10, 2011 Anne and Christine signed books at the Teachers College Press booth at the American Education Research Association Conference (AERA). Click here to watch a video of us talking about our book that was filmed during AERA!
April 11, 2011 Anne and Christine presented at the American Education Research Association Conference (AERA). Their paper was entitled, “Language, Education, and Social Equality: Educator Partnerships That Serve Linguistically and Culturally Diverse Students.”
May 11, 2011 from 11am to 12pm Anne and Christine presented at the International Reading Association Conference (IRA) with a book signing that followed from 1-2pm. We present aed workshop entitled, “Using Knowledge About Language Variation To Support Multicultural Literature Instruction: Models From African American And Southern English” at the Orlando Convention Center West Building, W209C.
Monday July, from 9:00-11:00am, Anne welcomed the PLUS students of the William and Mary Class of 2016 to campus.
Sunday July 15-Friday July 27th, Anne participated in Camp Launch in conjunction with the William and Mary School of Education
Wednesday August 1st from 8:00am-4:00pm, Anne will facilitated “Language and Culture Workshops” for Guilford, North Carolina County Schools.
Thursday August 2- Friday August 3, Anne participated in the Virginia Capstone English Academy at James Madison University
Wednesday October 17-20, Anne presented a poster with Cheryl Dickter and Sharon Zuber at the Association of American Colleges & Universities (AAC&U) Diversity and Learning Conference in Baltimore, MD
Thursday November 30, 2012, from 10:00am-3:00pm, Anne facilitated a ” Valuable Voices: English Language Variation in Independent Schools” workshop for the Virginia Diversity Network at the William and Mary School of Education.
Thursday, November 15, 2012, Anne presented a workshop entitled “Easing the Burden of Communication for Speakers of English Varieties at the 2012 American Speech and Hearing Association Convention (ASHA) in Atlanta, GA.
Friday, November 16, 2012, from 4:00 pm – 5:15 pm, Anne presented Navigating Linguistic and Cultural Bias on Commonly Used Reading Assessments on the Linguistic Society of America-National Council of Teachers of English panel at the 2012 NCTE Annual Convention In Las Vegas, Nevada.