Spanish Painting and the Literature It Inspired (in Spanish)
21 June-24 July 2015
This five week intensive course designed for K-12 teachers and graduate students preparing to be teachers looks at the dialog between masterpieces of Spanish literature and art. Artists and writers to be studied include Velázquez, Goya, Picasso, Calderón, Lope de Vega, Buero Vallejo, Alberti, Arrabal and others.
NEH Summer Fellows accepted to participate in this seminar will have free access to the Museo del Prado, will enjoy lectures from museum curators, and will participate in guided excursions to Toledo, Segovia, and Salamanca.
More information: NEH.BYU.EDU
This just in from the Italian Consulate:
Cari tutti/Dear Everyone
As you may or may not know, a Campaign aimed to raise funds to increase the number of Italian classes and learners in Northern California schools was launched in February 2014.
I am now pleased to circulate the attached grant application form for your schools/your kids’ school to fill in with your projects to increase the number of Italian learners.
Grants will be distributed on the basis of fund availability and in the order they arrive at: firstname.lastname@example.org
Looking forward to receiving your project soon.
Grazie infinite e cordialita’
Education Attache’ | Consulate General of Italy
application form: weloveitalian.org
submit to: email@example.com
PLEASE SCROLL DOWN FOR INFORMATION ABOUT SO-CAL JAMBOREE OCTOBER 25, CLTA SWCOLT Teacher of the Year and MORE!
Announcing CLTA World Language Jamboree 2014
in exciting Anaheim!
• October 25, 2014 8:00 a.m. – 3:45 p.m.
• Includes CLTA membership, cost of conference and meals, handouts if registered by October 15
• Must be a member of affiliate
• Registration $80 (late fee after October 15)
Please click on the url or cut and paste into your browser:
CLTA Affiliates FLA-OC, FLCSD, IEFLA, and MCLASC host
- Presented by the Caifornia Language Teachers Association and
- The California World Language Project.
“Standards-based Instruction in the Context of 21st Century Skills”
- July 22-27, 2012
- University of California, Santa Barbara
- Download information and registration forms.
Hyatt Regency Orange CountyFebruary 27-March 3, 2013
Submit a proposal today to present at the conference.
Paper proposals available now. Online proposal submissions will be available on May 8.
ACTFL is offering two installments of its popular Oral Proficiency Interview (OPI) Assessment Workshop — one at Mills College (“Middlebury at Mills”) in Oakland, Calif., July 5 to 8, and one at Middlebury College in Middlebury, Vt., July 19 to 22. This four-day professional development workshop is designed to introduce language educators to the OPI, the ACTFL rating scale, and the techniques for conducting and rating oral proficiency interviews. Learn more and register.
The American Council on the Teaching of Foreign Languages congratulates the Santa Rosa High School students for winning 3rd place, in the High School Category of the 2012 ACTFL Student Video Contest, “Discover Languages, Discover the World”! See video.