Thursday, December 2, 2021
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Core practices: Using authentic texts and resources

Dorie Conlon Perugini, an elementary Spanish teacher at Glastonbury Public Schools in Glastonbury, Conn., and executive secretary of the National Network for Early Language Learning, shares how authentic resources help her students experience culture, rather than simply learn about culture.

Eastern Kentucky Spanish students shout out loud

Three high schools are helping Eastern Kentucky elementary school students get a taste of Spanish while improving their own skills.

Achieving professional and personal growth through content integration

Shelby County's Kari Jesse shares how she learned to find her inner artist and enrich her Spanish classes by integrating art into her classroom.

Core practices: Teach grammar as a concept and use it in...

Lisa A. Harris, the Virginia Department of Education's specialist for foreign languages and international education and executive treasurer of the National Council of State Supervisors for Languages, delves into how learning grammar can help students make meaning in a foreign language.

A lasting Franco-American partnership between two schools

Jefferson County's Michele Randolph shares her tips on how to establish a lasting international partnership.

KWLA seeking nominations for World Language Teaching Awards

The Kentucky World Language Association is seeking nominations for several awards, which will be announced at the association’s annual conference in September.

GEOO offering travel programs for educators

The Global Exploration for Educators Organization is offering several travel programs for 2017.

Core practices: Backward design of world language curriculum

Kathy Shelton, world language education program specialist at the Ohio Department of Education, shares how backward planning can help teachers implement a proficiency-based curriculum.

The everlasting effects of traveling in a teacher

Lauren Hines, a Spanish and global competency teacher at Murray High School (Murray Independent), shares how her global travel has impacted how students learn in her classroom.

Call for applications for 2017 Visiting Teachers from Spain Program

Apply now to host a visiting teacher from Spain for the 2017-18 school year.