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2019 Conference

May 28–31, 2019

Sheraton Framingham Hotel and Conference Center, Framingham MA

MATSOL 2019 Conference Online Program

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Community College Faculty Network

Friday, May 31, 2019 at 2:30 PM–3:15 PM EDT add to calendar
Session Abstract

In this session, members of the MATSOL Community College Faculty Network will facilitate a discussion of topics relevant to Massachusetts community college ESL programs. Topics include: ESL services and resources at our colleges; changes to curriculum, levels, or awarding of credit; advocating for ESL students and faculty; and the future of community college ESL in Massachusetts. We invite high school, private language school, and higher education faculty and staff to share issues and concerns with us.

Session Type

Invited Speaker (45 minutes)

Topic Strand

Policy and Advocacy

Education Sector
PK-12 Education
Adult ESOL
University Intensive English Programs (IEPs)
Community College ESOL
Private Language Schools
PK-12 Focus

High School


Juanita Brunelle, Massasoit Community College
Email Address


Eileen Kelley, Holyoke Community College
Bruce Riley, Cape Cod Community College