“Empowering Heritage, Community, and Native American Learners through Digital Stories.” Session organized by the Center for Applied Linguistics presenting the Handbook of Heritage, Community, and Native American Languages in the United States: Research, Policy, and Educational Practice (2014, Rutledge). TESOL International Convention: Portland, OR. March 2014. (Invited)
“A Pedagogy of Multiliteracies in ESL Instruction: How and Why.” TESOL International Convention: Portland, OR. March 2014.
“Engaging and Empowering English Language Learners though Digital Stories.” The Fulbright Foreign Language Teaching Assistant Program Conference, Washington, DC. December 2012. (Invited)
Key Note Address: “A Pedagogy of Multiliteracies and Digital Stories in Second Language Education.” International Visitor Leadership Program, Institute of International Education, Washington, DC. March 2012. (Invited)
“Empowering Heritage Language Teaching through Use of Digital Technologies.” With Na Liu and Ana Oskoz. ACTFL 2011, Denver, CO. November 2011.
“A Pedagogy of Multiliteracies in ESL Instruction: Benefits and Challenges.” AAAL 2011 Annual Conference: Chicago, IL. March 2011.
“New Media and Second Language Education: Giving Voice to Cultural Identity through Dialogic Power of Digital Stories.” Discourse 2.0: Language and New Media: Georgetown University Round Table on Languages and Linguistics, Washington, DC. March 2011.
“Language, Culture, and Digital Stories in ESL Instruction.” LALS Seminar Series, School of Linguistics and Applied Language Studies, Victoria University of Wellington, New Zealand. December 2010.
“Language, Culture, and Digital Stories in ESL Instruction.” With Beverly Bickel and Heather Linville. The 44th Annual TESOL Convention: Boston, MA. March 2010.
“Engaging New Narrative Modalities in the ESL Classroom: Digital Stories and the Negotiation of Dynamic ESL Learner Identities.” AAAL 2010 Annual Conference: Atlanta, GA. March 2010.
“Digital Stories as Student-Centered Collaborative Projects in English Language Instruction.” ELL Seminar Series, Department of English Language and Literature, National Institute of Education, Singapore. February 2010.
“Imagining Each Other’s Worlds through Digital Storytelling.” With Beverly Bickel and Heather Linville. Technology and Teaching: Integrating New Applications into the ESL Curriculum, New Jersey Higher Education ESL Conference: Montclair State University, Montclair, NJ. October 2009. (Invited)
“Innovative Ways of Using New Media Technology in Student-Centered Collaborative Projects: Digital Stories in English as a Second Language Instruction.” With Beverly Bickel and Heather Linville. EUROCALL: Gandia, Valencia, Spain. September 2009.
“Imagining Each Other’s Worlds through Digital Storytelling.” With Beverly Bickel and Heather Linville. The 43rd Annual TESOL Convention: Denver, CO. March 2009.