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STARTALK/ NHLRC Heritage Language Teacher Workshop for K-16 Teachers of Less Commonly Taught Languages

A 5-day long workshop, July 22-26, 2013 at UCLA. Application deadline April 15, 2013.

Monday, July 22, 2013
Time to be announced.
Royce 314
UCLA

About the Workshop 

This workshop is designed to address issues at the heart of heritage language teaching, including the differences between teaching L2 and HL learners, differentiated instruction, learner strategies, assessment, and more. Workshop participants will create and present a final group project for their language.

STARTALK-sponsored languages are: Arabic, Chinese, Hindi, Persian, Portuguese, Russian, Swahili, Turkish and Urdu. A limited number of additional spaces are available for instructors of other languages. Instructors from K-16 programs and community schools are invited to apply.

There is no charge for the workshop. A limited number of stipends will be available to cover travel and accommodations for out-of-state participants.

To apply: Fill out the online form at http://ucla.in/XV3OQO by April 15, 2013

For more information: Go to the main workshop page at: http://www.nhlrc.ucla.edu/events/startalkworkshop/2013/

Questions? Please contact us by email at cwl@international.ucla.edu

 

For more information please contact

Kathryn Paul
Tel: 310-825-2510
www.nhlrc.ucla.edu/events/startalkworkshop/2013/

Sponsor(s): National Heritage Language Resource Center