August 2006 ::

August 28, 2006

Bridges, not barriers

Cincinnati Enquirer reports on Chinese and other language programs in Northern Kentucky:

chinese.jpg"Everybody around us is teaching their children another language, whether it's English or another second language. They see that as vital for the growth of their country. When I come back, I can see we're giving our kids the opportunity to compete with everybody globally."

August 18, 2006

2006 Fall Conference Registration Opens

Online and Mail Registrations for the 2006 KWLA Fall Conference are now open. Early-Bird Registrations will be accepted until September 6th. We encourage you to take advantage of our fast and secure online registration system. Avoid the lines at the conference and pre-register today!!!
Of course the most exciting registration option is the "Conference Passport". You pay one price and receive not only access to all sessions, meetings, and the exhibit hall, but the choice of either the Mystery Immersion or Dinner Immersion, the choice of either the TPRS workshop or two other workshops, as well as a ticket to the awards luncheon on Saturday. You won't have to worry about tickets or food during the conference, because your special "Conference Passport" name badge will get you in and out of all conference events. "Conference Passports" start at $99. (Save up to $35 versus "a la carte" registration!)
Begin the registration process or print a registration form!

August 09, 2006

Preliminary Conference Program Announced

The 2006 KWLA Fall Conference promises to be another outstanding professional development experience. We invite you to join us in Louisville to hear success stories, discover challenges, and find solutions for teaching world languages in today's classroom. KWLA is proud to offer you a wide variety of sessions and workshops touching all levels of instruction and covering numerous topics of second language acquisition. You'll leave the conference energized with ideas you can use in the classroom and connections that will provide you support throughout the year. Learn more