November 19-22, 2020 ACTFL 2020 Virtual Virtual Convention The American Council on the Teaching of Foreign Languages (ACTFL) is hosting its annual convention virtually, with high-quality sessions, electronic posters, round tables, and a virtual exhibit hall. The convention will feature three keynote speakers: John Quiñones, Erin Jones, and Nyle DiMarco. www.actfl.org/convention-and-expo... See MoreSee Less
October 24, 2020 Bank Street 21st Annual Language Series Conference Virtual Conference The 2020 Bank Street Language Series Conference: Anti-Racist Language Teaching is a virtual space where educators will share their design of learning experiences for language-minoritized children and nurture understandings of curriculum and pedagogy that validate the language practices of all children.
The 2020 Language Series, “Anti-Racist Language Teaching,” will be held on October 24 as a virtual space for educators to share their design of learning experiences for language-minoritized children and nurture our understandings of curriculum and pedagogy that validate the language practices of...
Coming Soon: Hispanic Language Heritage Webinar Series OELA, in collaboration with GlobalMindED is hosting a two-part webinar series. The purpose of the webinars is to inspire linguistically and culturally diverse students to cherish, nurture and revere their primary culture, heritage, and language so they can realize the short- and long-term personal, educational, and professional benefits of being multilingual.
Join OELA, GlobalMindED and our distinguished guest panelists as we celebrate National Hispanic Heritage Month in honor of the many accomplishments of our Hispanic community and further promote pathways to continued success.
Register now for: Webinar 1: Hispanic Language Heritage: Retention of Heritage Culture and Language(s), September 17, 2020 at 4:00 p.m. ET
Webinar: Teacher Collaboration: Aligning Content and Language Instruction If you are a content or a language teacher/specialist, an administrator, or a professional development/training specialist, this event is for you!
Join presenters from the Office of English Language Acquisition (OELA) and Regional Education Laboratories (REL) Southwest on September 9, 2020 at 3:30 p.m. ET for a discussion on fostering successful content and language teacher collaboration.
This webinar will examine the policy context for content and language teacher collaboration, share research-based practices and resources, and highlight promising practices for teacher collaboration, and professional development in the post COVID-19 context.