Dates and venue – Annual Convention 2023

English Language Convention 2023 - Inspiring Innovation, Empowering ELT Professionals

Panama TESOL, the Panamanian Association of English Teachers, invites you to participate in our upcoming Annual English Language Teaching Convention 2023. This year, our convention will revolve around the theme of «Inspiring Innovation in English Language Teaching» and will take place from September 18 to September 23, 2023.

The convention offers a unique opportunity for English teachers to expand their skills, gain fresh insights, and stay updated with the latest trends and innovations in English language teaching. By participating, you will benefit from a diverse range of professional development sessions and have the chance to network with fellow educators. The convention will feature a mix of virtual and in-person sessions to accommodate various preferences and circumstances.

The online sessions will be held via Zoom from Monday, September 18, to Thursday, September 21, 2023, between 5:00 p.m. and 9:00 p.m. This allows you to conveniently join from the comfort of your homes or offices. Esteemed speakers and experts will present concurrent sessions covering a wide range of topics, ensuring there is something valuable for everyone. The early bird cost for attending the online sessions is $65, which includes a digital certificate of participation for 16 hours.

Moreover, we are thrilled to host an in-person event on Saturday, September 23, 2023, at the Marriott Hotel in Albrook Mall, Panama City. This immersive experience will bring together five internationally renowned speakers who will share their expertise and inspire you with innovative approaches to English language teaching. It promises to be an exciting and interactive day filled with valuable learning opportunities, networking, and engaging discussions. The early bird cost of attending the in-person event is $55, which includes lunch and a digital and printed certificate of participation for 10 hours. Please note that the cost will increase in September.

Participants have the flexibility to choose their preferred mode of participation. You can attend the virtual sessions only, opt for the in-person event exclusively, or decide to attend both. For those attending both the virtual sessions and the in-person event, the early bird cost will be $115. This comprehensive package includes the online sessions from September 18 to September 21, asynchronous assignments, the in-person event with lunch, and a digital and printed certificate of participation for 40 hours. The cost for this option will also increase in September.

Early bird registration fees - Before August 31st, 2023

When:  Monday Sept 18 to Thrusday Sept 21, 2023  from  5:00 to 9:00 p.m.  (16 hrs)

Where: Online via zoom

How much: $75.00 

(Includes digital certificate of participation for 16 hours).

When: Saturday, Sept 23 – 8:00 to 6:00 p.m. (10 hrs)

Where: Marriott Panama Albrook Mall

How much:$60

(Includes lunch, and a digital and printed certificate of participation for 10 hours).

When: Sept 18 to Sept 23 (40 hrs)

Where: Both online + in-person event

How much: $125

(Includes online sessions from Sept 18 to Sept 21, asynchronous assignments  and the in-person event  which includes lunch, and a digital and printed certificate of participation for 40 hours).