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Second Language Educators Conference

Thirtieth Annual Second Language Educators Conference

Canceled due to COVID-19.

Date: Sept. 19, 2020
Sperry Center on the SUNY Cortland campus

8:15 a.m. to 1:15 p.m.

Second Language Educators Conference (SLEC) is a professional development platform for Second Language teachers and teachers-in-training.  The annual event is open to students and all area Foreign Language, Teachers of English to Speakers of Other Languages (TESOL), and English as a New Language (ENL) colleagues.

The free event is held on the SUNY Cortland campus.  The conference fosters an environment of socialization, education, and professionalism.  The program presents a keynote speech delivered by a distinguished member of the Second Language community, a variety of classroom workshops offered through mid-day, and culminates with brief closing remarks.

Keynote Speaker: TBA

Keynote Presentation: TBA

Workshop Topics: TBA  

Final Remarks: Evaluation and RAFFLE!

Conference Links

Conference Coordinators

  • Patricia Martinez de la Vega Mansilla, Lecturer of Spanish, SUNY Cortland
  • Paulo Quaglio,  Ph.D.,  Associate Professor: TESOL and Applied Linguistics, SUNY Cortland
  • For further information email

Hosted by Modern Languages Department, SUNY Cortland

Sponsored by Auxiliary Services Corporation (ASC), and SUNY Cortland’s International Programs Office, Clark Center for Global Engagement, and Modern Languages Department