August 2007 ::

August 30, 2007

NEW Summer Travel Scholarship

The Southern Conference on Language Teaching (SCOLT) provides annual scholarship to Kentucky K-16 teachers to travel to Spain, Mexico, Germany, or Canada. Don't miss out on this wonderful professional development opportunity. Learn More

August 28, 2007

Art Exhibition: Cinco Maestros Michoacanos

The State of Michoacán, Mexico, is home to an esteemed group of master artists. La Secretaría de Cultura of Michoacán pays tribute to the lifetime achievement and work of these renowned artists in a limited number of exhibitions in the United States. The Kentucky Institute for International Studies (KIIS) will host the exhibition in select post-secondary institutions in Kentucky. Learn more »

August 21, 2007

Learning Foreign Languages: Why it Matters

Martha Abbott, Director of Education at ACTFL, speaks with David Inge Of WILL AM 580 in Champaign-Urbana, IL on learning foreign languages in the United States and why it matters. Click here to download the audio file.

August 15, 2007

2007 Conference Registration Opens

Online and Mail Registrations for the 2007 KWLA Fall Conference are now open. Early-Bird Registrations will be accepted until September 7th. We encourage you to take advantage of our fast and secure online registration system. Avoid the lines at the conference and pre-register today!!! Begin the online registration process or print a registration form!

August 03, 2007

Exhibitor Information

Producers and Promoters of Foreign Language Educational Materials: exhibitor information for the 2007 KWLA Fall Conference are now posted online. → KWLA Exhibitor Information

August 02, 2007

Award Nominations

The Kentucky World Language Association is seeking nominations for awards presented annually to educators and leaders in world languages. Awards will be presented at the annual Fall Conference, in Louisville, Kentucky. Please consider nominating a colleague for an award in one of the following categories: → Lifetime Achievement Outstanding Teacher Outstanding New Teacher Outstanding Administrator Amici Linguarum Award To print the Award Nomination Form (PDF) CLICK HERE!