May 2004 ::

May 28, 2004

Festival Update: Medals

Medals for winning students and schools are on backorder. We will mail them to you, as soon as possible. We apologize for the delay. Again, congratulations to all that participated!

May 24, 2004

Festival Update: Thank you

The KWLA Board of Directors would like to thank EMC publishing for their support of the KWLA State Foreign Language Festival. Their generous support allowed for the new and improved breakfast provided for judges and teachers.

May 19, 2004

KET airs series for world language teachers

KET is airing the new series Teaching Foreign Languages K-12: A Classroom Practices Library.
Next Air date: On KET3 and Star Satellite Channel 703 Monday, May 24, 8:00 am ET (4 hours) and 12:30 pm ET ( 4 hours), Tuesday, May 25, 8:00 am ET (4 hours) and 12:30 pm ET (4 hours). Learn more

May 17, 2004

2004 State Festival Results

Congratulations to all the students and teachers participating in the State Foreign Language Festival this weekend. We hope to see many of you again next year! The final individual and school results are now posted. Learn more

May 14, 2004

Festival Underway

Thousands of students are meeting once again in the State Foreign Language Festival on the University of Kentucky campus.

May 05, 2004

Testing: Uno, Dos, Tres

KWLA President-Elect, Dr. Gregory Fulkerson, talks about testing foreign languages in the latest issue of District Administration. "In most subject areas, teachers view testing in a negative light. In the foreign language field, excitement over assessment is the norm. And with good reason." Learn more