There is still time to register onsite and attend the Southwest Conference on Language Teaching from April 24-26, 2014 in Snowbird, Utah.
The theme, "Reaching New Heights Through Proficiency," means reaching new heights of accomplishment in teaching and new heights in altitude at the Cliff Lodge in Snow Bird. View the Conference program and download the conference app on the SWCOLT website. You can also connect with other attending colleages on Facebook.
SWCOLT will offer numerous sessions of interest to teachers of German, including:
Student Led Oral Proficiency Interviews, Jessica Bryan, Brigham Young University
Form, Content, Strategies Tools: Planning and Delivering Instructional Excellence, Rachel Connell, Vista Higher Learning
Verb Basketball, Terry Szink, Timpview High School, UT
Q) Where do Content-Based Instruction, Teaching to Proficiency and Culture Collide? A) The newly designed AP World Language and Culture Exam, Kurstin Bush, Hume Fogg Academic Magnet High School, TN
Reading the World: Supporting Student Success with Culturally Authentic Texts, Cherice Montgomery, Brigham Young University
World Language Proficiency Framework in Action, Ulrike Dannhauer, Laura Nelson, East High School, UT
Creating Your Own iBooks with iBooks Author, Stephen Van Orden, Timpview High School, UT