2005 Conference ::

September 19, 2005

KWLA set's new session record!

More than 40 sessions, 6 half-day workshops will be available to educators during the 2005 KWLA Fall Conference. For complete session descriptions, personal conference planner, and hotel map please download the update preliminary program below. On-site registration for the conference is still available. If you want to save time, print the on-site registration form below and bring with your payment (cash or check) to the registration desk. Is there a new teacher in your school? Have you thought about bringing them with you! This will be our biggest conference yet! See you Thursday, Friday, and Saturday! Download Preliminary Program (PDF) Download On-site Registration Form (PDF)

September 05, 2005

2005 Preliminary Conference Program

KWLA is proud to release the 2005 KWLA Fall Conference Preliminary Program. All information is accurate as of August 31, 2005 and subject to change as it becomes available. A conference planner will be released a week before the conference. - Download Preliminary Program (PDF) (You can pick you your copy of the entire conference program at the registration desk.)

September 02, 2005

2005 Conference Pre-Registration Deadline SOON!

The Pre-Registration deadline for the 2005 KWLA Fall Conference is fast approaching. Pre-registration closes Friday, September 7, 2005. If you have not registered by that time, plan to register onsite. If you are mailing registrations, do not mail anything after September 7. (Registrations must be postmarked by this date.) Registrations postmarked after September 7 will not be processed, and you will need to register on-site. All PASSPORTS are sold out! Congratulations if you were able to register for one of the conference passports. The KWLA board has noted the overwhelming interest in this type of registration is considering other passport options for next year's conference. WORKSHOP space limited! Some of the workshops are extremely popular. W005: Assessment is now closed. W006: Spanish Dance is almost reaching capacity. All other workshops still have spaces available. Online registration is recommended to guarantee your workshop space. IMMERSION DINNERS full! Once again the immersion dinners have proven to be extremely popular and are now full. (There are a few space available for the German immersion dinner.) If you didn't get a chance to reserve your space, you will have plenty of dinning choices in downtown Louisville. Be sure to look for your copy of the downtown Louisville guide inside the conference packet.

August 28, 2005

Space for Immersion Dinners

There are still a few spaces available to attend an immersion dinner on Friday evening of the 2005 KWLA Fall Conference. The French Immersion Dinner at Le Relais and the Spanish Immersion Dinner at De La Torres are now completely filled. Limited space is still available for Immersion Dinners at the Gasthaus and Mayan Gypsy. Learn more

August 19, 2005

Make Your Hotel Reservation Today!

2005 KWLA Conference Just a reminder, that conference attendees are responsible for their own hotel reservations. You can reserve your room online by clicking here or calling the Hyatt at (800) 233-1234 and mentioning the Kentucky World Language Association. Please remember that the conference rate can only guaranteed until August 23rd, however if there are still rooms available in the hotel you can still register under the KWLA name after that date. Don't forget there are other conferences going on in downtown Louisville, so you want to be sure to reserve your room TODAY! All conference attendees with room reservations will be entered into a drawing to have their room paid for by KWLA. (click here for more details!)

June 19, 2005

Win A Free Hotel Room!

2005 KWLA Conference HotelAfter years of growth, the KWLA Board decided to move to a larger conference hotel and is proud to announce the Hyatt Regency Louisville as the new conference hotel. As part of this move and our continued celebration of "2005 - The Year of Languages" we are giving away a free hotel room. How can you stay at the HYATT during the conference for free (up to two nights)? Simply pre-register for the conference and make your hotel reservations by August 23 through the KWLA website. All conference attendees who make their hotel reservations through the KWLA group booking will be entered into a drawing. For each night that you reserve at the Hyatt you will have your name entered into the drawing. Reserve two nights, get two chances to win! The winner will be announced at the Wine & Cheese reception on Friday evening.Make your hotel reservations today!

May 12, 2005

2005 Conference Registration OPENS!!!!

2005 KWLA Conference The 2005 KWLA Fall Conference promises to be another outstanding professional development experience. We invite you to join us in Louisville to hear the success stories, discover the challenges, and find solutions for teaching world languages in today's classroom. Online and Traditional Registration are now Open! Learn more about the 2005 KWLA Fall Conference →

April 04, 2005

Call for Papers Extended

You can still submit a proposal for the 2005 KWLA Fall Conference (September 22-24). Please consider sharing a wonderful teaching idea during the KWLA Shorts, a teaching unit for a 30 minute session, a research paper, or even a 3-hour workshop. Complete the proposal form and submit it by April 1, 2005 as soon as possible.

2005 Conference Proposal Form: On-line | Word | PDF

March 16, 2005

Call for Papers, Presentations and Workshops

You can still submit a proposal for the 2005 KWLA Fall Conference (September 22-24). Please consider sharing a wonderful teaching idea during the KWLA Shorts, a teaching unit for a 30 minute session, a research paper, or even a 3-hour workshop. Complete the proposal form and submit it by April 1, 2005.

2005 Conference Proposal Form: On-line | Word | PDF