Mission

Welcome to the Web pages for TELL-IG, Technology Enhanced Language Learning Interest Group with CATESOL, California and Nevada Teachers of English to Speakers of Other Languages professional organization [catesol.org]

Our interest group is dedicated to finding the most effective, easy, and fun ways to incorporate technology into the language-learning classroom! Whether you are a “newbie” or an expert, come join us as we work and learn together in this exciting, fast-growing, and ever-changing field.

Our Goals:

To alleviate some of the fear associated with technology
To educate our fellow teachers on ways to use technology to enhance language learning
To gather and evaluate resources that can be used by our members and members of CATESOL
To share our knowledge, experience, and expertise in order to better understand and utilize technology
To be actively involved in both the regional and statewide conferences


TELL-IG Coordinators Since the Inception

Joe McVeigh spoke in Saturday Plenary at CATESOL 46th Annual Conference in Anaheim, November 13-16, 2015 on the topic of technology in ESL over the last 50 years. As a part of his presentation he gave a "shout out" to the past TELL-IG Coordinators.

TELL-IG was founded in 1997

2016 -> Susan Gaer
2015 -> Susan Gaer
2014 -> Francisco Pinedo
2013 -> Blair Roy
2012 -> Cindy Wisolfsky
2011 -> Kristi Reyes
2010 -> Branka Marceta
2009 -> Jose Lopez
2008 -> Tatiana Roganova
2007 -> Marian Thacher
2006 -> Marian Thacher
2005 -> Robert Wachman
2004 -> Robert Wachman
2003 -> Vicki Pabley
2002 -> Vicki Pabley
2001 -> Rosemary Graff
2000 -> Elma Cabahug
1999 -> Susan Gaer
1998 -> Elizabeth Hanson-Smith
1997 -> Susan Gaer