2017 Closer Connections Conference, Pioneering New PATHS: Promoting Acquisition to Heighten Success

November 8 & 9, 2017
Best Western Plus Ramkota Hotel, Sioux Falls

The 2017 Closer Connections Conference,
Pioneering New PATHS:
Promoting Acquisition to Heighten Success
is hosted by LSS and Dakota TESL

Keynote Speakers
Dr. Amer Ahmed will present and facilitate discussion on “Addressing Islamophobia: Dispelling Myths to Break Down Barriers.”

Dr. John Schmidt will present a keynote and workshops on effective instruction in the four skills of listening, speaking, reading and writing.

Topics
Best practices for teaching English language learners
K-12 and adult education topics
Refugee and immigration trends
Cultural awareness

Conference Registration
Registration is $135 which includes sessions, breakfast, snacks and lunch both days of the conference.
Late registration after October 20, 2017 is $150.

Pay by credit card or make checks payable to LSS of South Dakota. Mail to:
Diana Streleck, Dakota TESL President-elect
LSS Center for New Americans
300 E. 6th St., Suite 100
Sioux Falls, SD 57103

Dakota TESL Membership
Dakota TESL membership is $15.

Pay by credit card or make checks payable to LSS of South Dakota. Mail to:
Diana Streleck, Dakota TESL President-elect
LSS Center for New Americans
300 E. 6th St., Suite 100
Sioux Falls, SD 57103

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