Testifiers at MN Capitol
Testifiers at MN Capitol
On March 13, ELLs and MinneTESOL members testified at both Minnesota State House and Senate Education Committee hearings on upcoming bills to support English Language Learners (ELL) in Minnesota. – See more here.


The retired MinneTESOL members now have their own web page! Deirdre Bird Kramer has turned the group’s blog into a MinneTESOL Retirees website.  Please add this website to your toolbar, and also please take her up on her request to send items for her to post! Check here to find the link.

 The MinneTESOL retirees at the September potluck.

The MinneTESOL retirees at the September potluck.
 A great article appeared in the Star Tribune about Amy Hewett-Olatunde, who is a MinneTESOL member and Teachers’ Ed Interest Section leader. Amy talks about why she loves teaching ESL. http://m.startribune.com/?id=251940251

Amy Hewett-Olatunde
MinneTESOL’s former High School interest section co-chair, Scott Hall, is both quoted and pictured in this article from Minnesota Public Radio news titled “Ranks of English learners swelling in Minnesota schools.”