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2017 TexTESOL V Conference - Sponsors and Exhibitors Only

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Collin College (Spring Creek Campus)

2800 E. Spring Creek Parkway

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Dear Prospective Exhibitor and District Recruiter:

Last year’s highly successful conference was attended by educators and specialists representing North Texas and neighboring states. This year's conference is looking to be even more spectacular as participants made up of professionals in the field of English as a Second Language in the areas of early childhood, elementary, secondary, higher education, and adult education attend high quality sessions and look for resources to increase student performance and further their own education.

Our theme this year is "Advocacy: Mission Possible."

Since you provide services and/or products which are of use to educators in the Dallas/Fort Worth Metroplex the planning committee invites you to exhibit and advertise your materials at this conference.

Please review this exhibit registration form and contract which gives you a schedule and detailed fees for the installation of displays, participation options, and advertising opportunities. Since space is limited, it is recommended that you register early. To facilitate registration, please complete this online registration form or return your completed exhibit application form (email marie.heath@pisd.edu or Jaysonhammett@hotmail.com) and check by the deadline of August 30, 2017.

If you have any questions please don’t hesitate to contact me. Thank you for your cooperation and interest in the conference.


Sincerely,
Marie Heath & Jayson Hammett
TexTESOL V Representatives


marie.heath@pisd.edu
Jaysonhammett@hotmail.com
682-472-5558



Schedule

7:30 - Registration & Complimentary breakfast

8:30 - sessions begin

12:00 - lunch

4:00 - sessions conclude

Premium Sponsorship Opportunities
Texas Teachers of English to Speakers of Other Languages Region V is proud to offer new sponsorship opportunities. Each donation to TexTESOL V comes with extra perks for your business to ensure premium exposure at both the conference and on the web.

Please reserve TABLE DISPLAY space at the 2017 TexTESOL V FALL CONFERENCE. We agree to abide by all rules and regulations. NO refunds for cancellations.

TexTESOL V tax ID# 75-1839833


Send check and application form to (if not completing online registration):

Tex TESOL V
P.O. Box. #1173
Fort Worth, TX 76101


Email advertisement and company logo to Marco Sheppeck
Marco.shappeck@untdallas.edu
Formats accepted include PDF,JPEG, or Word in Color or Black and White

If you require an invoice, please contact asarker@udallas.edu to obtain an invoice and promo code for your organization.


Keynote: Dr. Michael Hinojosa, Dallas ISD Superintendent

Dr. Michael Hinojosa


Our Keynote Speaker will be Dr. Michael Hinojosa, Superintendent of Dallas ISD. He has a long history in Dallas, having attended DISD schools himself, and is a powerful and inspiring public speaker. Dr. Hinojosa returned to Dallas ISD when he was named by the board of trustees to serve as superintendent in October 2015. Dr. Hinojosa has served 20 years as a superintendent/CEO of six public education systems, including two of the 25 largest school systems in America, Dallas ISD in Texas and the Cobb County School District in suburban Atlanta, Georgia. His career in public education, from teacher and coach to superintendent/CEO, spans more than three decades.

With a firm belief that education and not environment is the key to a student’s success, he has led several school districts to improved student achievement. Dr. Hinojosa’s recognitions include being named 2002 Superintendent of the Year by the Texas Association of School Boards and 2005 Superintendent of the Year by the University of Texas at Austin. He was honored as Distinguished Alumnus by the College of Education at Texas Tech University and as the Outstanding Latino Educator by the Association of Latino Administrators and Superintendents in 2014. He is a past president of the Texas Association of School Administrators. He has served as an educational consultant for various organizations that support public education, including as a master teacher and coach for the American Association of School Administrators and the Association of Latino Administrators and Superintendents.

Dr. Hinojosa, a proud graduate of Dallas Independent School District, holds a doctorate in education from the University of Texas at Austin. He and wife Kitty have two sons, graduates of Princeton University and Harvard University. He has a son from a previous marriage who graduated from Texas Tech University. All three attended Dallas ISD for a significant portion of their K-12 careers.


Featured Speaker: Dr. Feyi Obamehinti, Executive Consultant, Ravir LLC


Dr. Feyi Obamehinti

Dr. Feyi Obamehinti has over 20 years of experience in the educational field. Her career spans teaching experiences in elementary, middle school, high school, undergraduate and graduate levels. Her earlier teaching career was in inner city public schools where she excelled in working with underprivileged students. Her passion for student achievement expanded to empowering and equipping educators at all stages of their practice. A regular consultant for state and federal agencies in areas of grant reviews, instructional practices and program evaluations, Dr. Feyi Obamehinti is highly sought after for strategic partnerships at the local, state and national levels.

She is the author of The Cooperative Teacher Handbook, Incorporating Science Apps in Grades 6-12, and The Values of Immigrant Students on Citizenship as a Trait of Character Education. She is the co-author of The Minority Homeschooler’s Guide and Texas Refugee Student Framework. An epitome of excellence in education, Feyi was nominated for the 2007 Teacher of the Year Award in Irving and DFW Teacher of the Year at Texas Virtual Academy. A dynamic international trainer and speaker, Feyi utilizes her expertise in providing leadership and promoting best practices in teaching and learning. In 2010, Dr. Feyi Obamehinti was appointed to the Texas Education Agency State Review for English Language Proficiency Standards to review the Teacher Edition for Proclamation 2010.

In 2013, she was appointed to the review panel for the Texas 2013 Presidential Awards for Excellence in Mathematics and Science Teaching (PAEMST). Furthermore, Dr. Feyi Obamehinti is a 2011 Barbara Bush Fellowship Award recipient, a research award that promotes literacy among disadvantaged populations.

Feyi obtained a B.S. in Microbiology from University of Texas at Arlington, a M.S. in Education from Peru State College and a doctorate in education from Texas A&M University at College Station.

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