NYS TESOL Member of the Month for January 2017
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- Eligibility – Nominee is a current NYS TESOL Member.
- Selection Criteria – Nominee demonstrates a commitment to the field.
– In addition to 12 months of recognition on our web site, each year the
12 Members of the Month will be entered into a Raffle for a
complimentary registration to the NYS TESOL Annual Conference.
– Click the link below and tell us about your nominees contributions
to the field and/or our community of educators and students. A
NYS TESOL committee will review the entries and select the monthly
Meet the NYS TESOL Member of the Month for January 2017
Anna Ciriani Dean
New York City Region
Ciriani Dean began her career language education working as an ESL,
French, and Italian tutor in Dickinson College’s Multilingual Writing
Center in 2011. She subsequently worked as an English teaching
assistant in France and has been employed as an ELL assessment
developer at Educational Testing Service since 2013. Her involvement in
NYS TESOL began in 2015, when she first volunteered for the Applied
Linguistics Winter Conference (ALWC) as a student at Teachers College.
She served as Registration Chair for ALWC 2016 and as On-Site
Registration Chair for the NYS TESOL 2016 Annual Conference. She is
projected to graduate with an M.A. in Applied Linguistics in May 2017
and plans to pursue further opportunities in language assessment and
Serving on the ALWC and NYS TESOL conference committees has allowed
Anna to expand her professional network, deepen her knowledge of
language education, and learn the nuts and bolts of bringing a
conference to fruition. Working and connecting with so many talented
individuals has truly been an enriching experience!
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