Language in Motion is again pleased to offer scholarships to teachers to attend professional conferences and study "abroad" being held this spring and summer! Most are virtual opportunities. Check out the list below.
Learn more about your area of teaching! Find out new ways to interest your students!
Ideas and inspiration can be discovered at professional conferences and study "abroad" in PA, the region, or the world!
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APPLICATION DEADLINE: Applications for this scholarship are due by email to firstname.lastname@example.org by 11:59 pm, Friday, March 26, 2021. Use the application form linked below.
SCHOLARSHIP AMOUNT: Scholarships for the cost of registration, up to $500 depending on the conference or workshop selected, are available. Apply now! Choose one of the following conferences:
INDIANA UNIVERSITY OF PENNSYLVANIA (IUP) SPRING METHODOLOGY CONFERENCE ON FOREIGN LANGUAGE TEACHING:
Friday, April 16, 2021, on Zoom (Registration is due by April 9, 2021)
Keynote speaker: Eileen Glisan, Ph.D., former president of ACTFL and recipient of multiple awards for her work on standards-based instruction, proficiency assessment, listening comprehension, and teacher preparation.
For further information, see: http://www.chss.iup.edu/spanish/methodsconf/index.html
Preconference sessions are April 22-23.
Sessions will be held Saturday, April 24–Saturday May 1. All time slots are during non-school hours.
For further information, see: https://www.nectfl.org/conference/
CENTER FOR ADVANCED RESEARCH ON LANGUAGE ACQUISITION (CARLA) 2021 SUMMER INSTITUTES FOR LANGUAGE TEACHERS:
Various dates in June and July 2021 online. Some are asynchronous, some synchronous, and others a mix of the two. Registrations supported by this scholarship must be paid by June 15, 2021.
Topics and dates are available at: https://carla.umn.edu/institutes/2021/schedule.html
CONFERENCE CURRENTLY PLANNED TO BE IN-PERSON:
AMERICAN ASSOCIATION OF TEACHERS OF SPANISH AND PORTUGUESE ANNUAL CONFERENCE:
July 8-11, 2021, in Atlanta, Georgia.
Conference Theme: Celebrando la diversidad: El español y el portugués/Celebrando a diversidade: O espanhol e o português
For further information, see: https://www.aatsp.org/page/2021Conference
STUDY ABROAD VIRTUALLY “IN” MARBURG, GERMANY
MARBURGONLINE: VIRTUALEXCHANGE 2021 - MO:VE 2021
A German language course plus a culture course:
VIRTUAL SUMMER STUDY: Germany and Europe in a Turbulent World - History, Politics, Society, and Culture.
Further details TBA.
Funding for these opportunities has been made possible by generous donations from Lititz Mutual Insurance Co.
For more information, contact:
Juniata College, Language in Motion
1700 Moore St.
Huntingdon, PA, 16652
email@example.com, Tel. 814-641-3493, Fax 814-641-3155