4 Presentations

Plenary & Keynote Presentations

How the Village School Got a New Roof: Leveraging English and Language Ideologies in Education in Mexico

VI International Qualitative Research Conference on Applied Linguistics in English Language Teaching

Guanajuato, Guanajuato, Mexico. June 2018

The Hidden Curriculum of Work in the Primary English Program in Mexico: Neoliberalism and L2 Pedagogy

VI Seminario de Lingüística Aplicada y III Foro de Resistencia Lingüística, Universidad de Guanajuato

Guanajuato, Guanajuato, Mexico. September 2017

Linguistic Funds of Knowledge: Building on Bilingual Students’ Home Language Resources

5th Annual Literacy Research Conference, Middle Tennessee State University

Murfreesboro, Tennessee. January 2017

The Development of Intercultural Awareness in Young Learners

Featured Speaker at the 43rd MEXTESOL International Convention

Monterrey, Nuevo, León, Mexico. October 2016

Ethnographic Language Learning Projects

Plenary Address at the 3rd English Language Studies Research Forum

Riyadh, Saudi Arabia.  April 2016

Becoming a Critical Language Educator: Engaging Social Issues through Pedagogy

Plenary Address

ASOCOPI 2015 (Asociación Colombiana de Profesores de Inglés)

Medellin, Colombia.  October 2015

Ethnographic Language Learning Projects

Best of Affiliates Session

TESOL 2015 (Teachers of English to Speakers of Other Languages)

Toronto, Ontario, Canada.  March 2015

Does English Really Open Doors? A Critical Look at Language Education and Social Class in Mexico

Keynote Speaker at the 2nd International Research Colloquium in Educational Linguistics & Language Education

Puebla, Puebla, Mexico.  October 2014

Reconceptualizing Authenticity in ELT

Keynote address 40th MEXTESOL International Convention

Querétaro, Querétaro, Mexico.  November 2013

A Two-eyed Approach to Critical Language Education

Plenary talk at the 3rd International Symposium on Language Teaching

Chilpancingo, Guerrero, Mexico.  March 2013



Colloquia, Panels & Conferences Organized

Social Class/Socioeconomic Status and Young Learners of English as a Global Language

Co-organizer: Yuko Butler     Discussant: Becky Huang

American Association of Applied Linguistics (AAAL) 2017

Portland, Oregon. March 2017

Texas Language Education Research Conference (TexLER) 2017

Faculty advisor/organizer

University of Texas at San Antonio

San Antonio, Texas. February 2017 

Texas Foreign Language Education Conference (TexFLEC) 2015

Faculty advisor/organizer

University of Texas at San Antonio

San Antonio, Texas. February 2015

Early Foreign Language Education: Interdisciplinary Perspectives

Co-organizer: Becky Huang   Discussant: David Birdsong

American Association of Applied Linguistics (AAAL) 2014

Portland, Oregon. March 2014

Binational Research Colloquium on Educational Linguistics and Language Education in the 21st Century

Conference organizer

San Antonio, Texas. March 2013