Tutela: March Newsletter (events, resources and more)

Tutela is a dynamic online community that connects current and future  ESL and FSL professionals across Canada with the content, network and resources.
Events & Webinars

Tutela  Webinars

CCLB Webinar: Untangling Placement vs Progression in PBLA
When: Thursday, Mar 5 | 11:00 AM EST
Presented by: Lisa Herrera and Rana Ashkar

LIGHTS: An Intersection of Second Language Learning and Mental Health 
When: Tuesday, Mar 10 | 1:00 PM EDT
Presented by: Lama Al-abweh and Veronica Torres

ATESL Advocacy webinar: Brave Conversations When: Wednesday, Mar 11 | 8:30 PM EDT
Presented by: Alexandra Marshall

Using ESL Students as Instructional Resources 
When: Sunday, Mar 22 | 7:00 PM EDT
Presented by: Mostafa Hasrati

Group Webinars
Are you a member of the TCET LCTS group on Tutela? If so, don't miss their upcoming webinar on Mar 12th.

More Events & Webinars 

Introducing TESL Ontario's Public Events hosted on Tutela

Interested in these events but not a TESL Ontario member? No problem! You can pay to attend and, as Tutela members, you'll also get unlimited access* to the webinar recording.  

A Consideration of Intercultural Curricula
When: Sunday, Mar 22 | 7:00 PM EDT
Presented by: Alanna Carter

The BlendSync Approach to Teaching ESL - Pedagogy and Technology
When: Thursday, Mar 26 | 8:00 PM EDT
Presented by: Dmitri Priven and Donald Moen

*You must be signed into Tutela at the time of registration.

TESL Ontario's Public Events will appear in the main Events & Webinars section of the site. If you see it listed, it means you can register!

Events & Webinars  Outside Tutela

MacMillan English: Integrating Pronunciation with a Coursebook-Based Syllabus 
When: Wednesday, Mar 18 | 11:00 AM EDT
Presented by: Laura Patsko

MacMillan English: Scott Thornbury P is for Performance 
When: Wednesday, Apr 1 | 11:00 AM EDT 
Presented by: Scott Thornbury

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Get more out of Tutela

This 30-minute session will include how to search and browse collections, specific resources and groups/events.

"How To" Use the Search Functions on Tutela

Monday, Mar 16 | 7:30 PM EDT

Looking for a webinar recording? Click on the blue "Events & Webinars" tab and then filter for "Past Events" from the drop down menu.

New Collection Added:

Curriculum Guidelines

This collection includes resources that support curriculum development.

Check out the new resources added to these collections:

HP5 Resources for Blended Learning

Digital Literacy Tools

Browse All Collections 

Do you have any stories on inclusivity?

Margaret, an EAP Instructor, is looking for short stories dealing with inclusivity that can be used with higher-level ESL students. Share your recommendations here


Check out some of Tutela's new resources:

Working Faster, Working Safer CLB 1-2

PBLA Reading Assessment - CLB 4-II How to Vote in Canada

Comparing Food Labels CLB 4.4 Listening Assessment

Pre-Authorized Payment Form CLB 4.3 Writing Assessment

Reading Community Newspaper CLB 3.3/4.3 Assessment

Featured Resources
Need PBLA posters? Check out these from Conestoga College. (For the larger files, download to view.)

Conestoga College LINC Program Promotions Poster

The PBLA Classroom Poster

Conestoga College LINC Program Beginning, Developing, and Completing Posters

Conestoga College LINC Program Goal Setting Posters CLB 3 to 5

Conestoga College LINC Program LINC to Work Poster

Do you have a list of "go to" resources? Send us your list by email so we can feature them in the newsletter.

More Resources

Thanks to last month's contributors!

We'd like to thank the following individuals for the resources they have shared on Tutela this past month that are now available to all of our members. 

Anita Gupta, Bradley Mckeage, James Robertson, Jody Alston, Shannon McGillivray, Stephanie Leutner, Susan Oguchi and Vanessa Lent. 

Want to share a resource on Tutela? Follow these few simple steps.

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Tutela - the dynamic online community that connects current and future 
ESL and FSL professionals across Canada with the content, network and resources you need to succeed!

March 7, 2020 | Communications Chair

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