2009 Conference ::

September 17, 2009

Call to the Post:Get Ready!

In anticipation of the 2010 FEI Alltech World Equestrian Games the Kentucky World Language Association is kicking off its 2009 Fall Conference at the Lexington Downtown Hotel on Thursday, September 17. The 2009 KWLA fall Conference, which will be held through Saturday, Sept. 19, will feature hands-on workshops, energizing speakers, foreign-language immersion dinners, and teaching material exhibits by producers and promoters. The conference promises to be an outstanding professional development experience! You can still join us either through some limited on-site registration or via Twitter and Facebook. Simply follow #kwla2009 or join our facebook page.

July 26, 2009

Early-Bird Fall Conference Registration

Don't miss out on Early Bird Pricing: deadline is July 31! 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, and, best of all, at bargain prices. Basic registration with at the Early Bird discounted price begins at just $60, or select from the three passport options that include meals and workshops. To learn more and/or begin the registration process: click here!

May 20, 2009

2009 Fall Conference Registration Opens

Online Registration for the 2009 KWLA Fall Conference is now open. Early-Bird Registrations will be accepted until July 31! Take advantage of early-bird pricing for a record 15 hands-on workshops on topics such as technology, dance, literacy, professional learning networks and more. SAVE, SAVE, SAVE and get the most out of your conference experience. There are a variety of conference passes available that include your conference registration, wine & cheese reception (Friday), breakfast, lunch choices, your 2008/2009 KWLA membership fees AND a choice of workshops. Passes start at just $89.00!

May 16, 2009

2009 KWLA Keynote Speaker Announced

David WarlickKWLA is proud to announce the keynote speaker for the 2009 KWLA Fall Conference. David Warlick, a 30 year educator, has been a classroom teacher, district administrator, and staff consultant with the North Carolina State Department of Public Instruction. For the past ten years, Mr. Warlick has operated The Landmark Project, a consulting, and innovations firm in Raleigh, North Carolina. His web site, Landmarks for Schools, serves more than a half-million visits a day with some of the most popular teacher tools available on the Net. David is also the author of three books on instructional technology and 21st century literacy, and has spoken to audiences throughout the U.S., Canada, Europe, Asia, The Middle East, and South America. Learn more about David on his blog at: http://davidwarlick.com/2cents/