St. Louis volunteers are translating COVID-19 announcements into Spanish. Residents Lourdes Bailon and Gabriela Ramirez Arellano co-created the Facebook group STLJuntos to provide verified information and resources, including St. Louis city’s stay-at-home order, in Spanish. The pair is collaborating with Red Latina, a bilingual digital publication. www.facebook.com/STLJuntos/ ... See MoreSee Less
The University of Utah's Second Language Teaching and Research Center has built a repository of language learning resources that parents and DLI students may find useful during the current crisis. Some resources are generic and some are language specific; all are openly accessible. Please share widely and also let us know if you are aware of any other useful resources. Here is the link to the page: Dual Language Immersion Resources for Teaching Students at Home - L2 TReC - The University of Utah - l2trec.utah.edu/news/utahdliathome/index.php... See MoreSee Less
From Rob Greenhaw, MELL Specialist in MO: The 2020 ELevate: Elevating English Learner Success Conference is scheduled to take place in St. Louis on October 6-7. We are now accepting proposals to present a breakout session (50 minutes), or hands-on workshop (100 min) at the conference. Here is a link to submit a proposal: www.cvent.com/c/abstracts/4c7213e5-37e9-4a76-9835-13330bc3a6eb.
Please consider submitting a proposal or forward this email to others who might be interested. ... See MoreSee Less