The 4thMELEd 2015 Logo annual Minnesota English Learner Education Conference will be October 26-28, 2017!

Registration for the 2017 MELEd Conference is now open! Check out the How to Register page for pricing information and more about group registration.

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Group Registration

Groups of five or more from the same institution can register with a paper form.

Download Group Registration Form here!


2017 Keynote Speakers

MinneTESOL and the Minnesota Department of Education are proud to announce the 2017 MELEd Conference keynote speakers! You can read more about our keynote speakers on the 2017 Keynote Speakers page!

Friday, October 27, 2017

Saturday, October 28, 2017

Tatyana Kleyn

Jaylani Hussein


The 2017 MELEd Conference Call for Proposals is now closed! The deadline for proposals was June 2, 2017. Presenters should have received an email with information regarding their proposals in late July. Please contact us if you have not learned the status of your proposal for MELEd 2017.

You can find more information about how to submit a proposal for MELEd 2018 on our How to Submit Proposals page!

The Minnesota English Learner Education Conference is a partnership between MinneTESOL and the Minnesota Department of Education.  It is a merger of the annual MinneTESOL Fall Conference and the Minnesota ESL, Bilingual, and Migrant Education Conference.

The conference will be held at the DoubleTree meridia Hilton in Bloomington, MN.



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Do you have a question about the fall conference? Check out the Conference FAQ page.

Contact the conference co-chairs with any questions:

Erin Cary:

Darren LaScotte: