Workshops on Culture, Technology, Literacy
Short Title: (CERCLL)

 

Date: 01-Jun-2010 - 08-Jun-2010
Location: Tucson, AZ, USA
Contact: Kate Mackay
Contact Email: CERCLL@email.arizona.edu
Meeting URL: http://cercll.arizona.edu/summer10

 

Linguistic Field(s): Applied Linguistics; Language Acquisition

 

Meeting Description:

 

The Center for Educational Resources in Culture, Language and Literacy
(CERCLL) is offering a series of professional development
opportunities
related to language teaching and learning between June 1 and June 8,
2010,
on the University of Arizona campus. These workshops are aimed toward
K-16
language educators and university/graduate-level students, but they
are
open to anyone who is interested. Space is limited! Register early to
ensure your place in the workshops.

 

June 1-2:

 

9 a.m. - 4 p.m.
Developing Intercultural Competence in the Foreign Language Class: Why
and
How?, Gilberte Furstenberg (Massachusetts Institute of Technology)

 

June 3-4:

 

Reconceptualizing Technology in Language Education: Emerging Tools and
Practices (these four half-day workshops can be taken together as a
unit or
in any combination).

 

June 3:

 

9 a.m - Noon
Technology Workshop 1 - Introduction to Teaching Online, Wayne Brent
(University of Arizona)

 

1 - 4 p.m.
Technology Workshop 2 - New Media Technologies in the L2 Classroom,
Jon
Reinhardt (University of Arizona)

 

June 4:

 

9 a.m. - Noon
Technology Workshop 3 - Using Chat Tools in the L2 Classroom, Garry
Forger
and Justin Lebreck (University of Arizona)

 

1 - 4 p.m.
Technology Workshop 4 - Digital Gaming in the L2 Classroom, Jon
Reinhardt
(University of Arizona)

 

June 7-8:

 

9 a.m. - 4 p.m.
Teaching Texts: Pedagogical Stylistics in the Language Classroom,
Chantelle
Warner (University of Arizona)

 

See our summer event webpage for full workshop descriptions and
presenter
details:

 

http://cercll.arizona.edu/summer10.

 

Registration is now open!

 

Early Bird registration deadline: May 12, 2010

 

Scholarships:

 

Registration scholarships are available in limited numbers for K-12
teachers and students. Scholarship application deadline: May 3, 2010

 

Credit:

 

AZ Continuing Education certificates are available for K-12
teachers:June
1-2: Developing Intercultural Competence in the Foreign Language
Class, 12
hours CE June 3-4: Reconceptualizing Technology, 12 hours CE (or 3
hours
per workshop) June 7-8: Teaching Texts, 12 hours CE

 

Questions?

 

Please contact CERCLL by e-mail at cercll@email.arizona.edu, or by
phone at
(520) 626-8071.