Call for Speaker's Proposals

Dear Esteemed Colleagues, Thank you for visiting our Calls for Proposal website for the Panama TESOL Annual Convention 2024. We appreciate your interest in contributing to our convention! We are thrilled to invite you to participate as speakers in our upcoming annual convention, hosted by Panama TESOL. The convention will take place from September 23rd to 28th, 2024, with a focus on Innovations in Language Teaching: A Bridge to Empowerment. As part of our convention, we are seeking dynamic and knowledgeable professionals to contribute to our concurrent sessions, which will be held online via Zoom from September 23rd to 26th, Monday to Thursday. Please note that our speakers are volunteers and do not receive any form of remuneration for their participation. However, we deeply value their contributions and will provide all speakers with a certificate of appreciation for their invaluable input to our convention. If you have valuable insights, experiences, or research findings related to our convention theme, we encourage you to submit a proposal using the form below. These concurrent sessions offer an excellent platform for educators from around the world to engage in meaningful discussions, exchange ideas, and learn from each other's experiences. Thank you for considering being a part of our convention and for your ongoing support and dedication to the field of language education. Warm regards
Zuleika Zapateiro
President, Panama Tesol

    Name and Last name: (*)

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    Abstract: Length of Abstract: Your abstract must be between 50 and 60 words (*)
    Short BIO: Length of Abstract: Your short bio must be 50 words (*)
    Have you presented this topic before (*)
    Session Type: You must indicate what type of session you wish to present (see Types of Presentation in Section 2 below). The proposals committee will look at your preference but may program your presentation differently if they feel it’s appropriate. Successful speakers will be informed of their session type in their acceptance letter emailed at the end of (include the date). (*)
    Audience Focus: You must indicate the audience focus (Higher education, college-level, high school, middle school, elementary, PK) (*)
    Select your preferred dates to present

    Grounds for Disqualification The proposal will be immediately disqualified if: It Is incomplete or does not follow the instructions in this Call for Proposals. Includes identifying information for the presenter(s) such as names and institutions in the title, abstract, or description. Promotes commercial interests. It iIs submitted to multiple strands, whether the proposals are identical or substantially similar. It is plagiarized.
    I have understood and agree on the terms of disqualification (*)