World Languages Session for Administrators (SD19-101)
Credits: 0 CEUs/PLUs / Tuition: $0
Status: OPEN / Maximum Size: 30
Instructor: TBA
Date: 10/16/2018 Time: 12:30 PM - 3:30 PM
Location: - West Georgia RESA Grantville, GA (Click for Driving Directions)
Registration Deadline: 10/14/2018


Course Description
Get connected and learn about statewide developments and initiatives in world language education! This session will focus on the structures and initiatives underway to support world language education in Georgia and in the region.  The agenda will include an introduction to local world language partners, a look at ongoing efforts to increase synergy of effort and partnership across the state, an examination of the International Skills Diploma Seal and Biliteracy Seal programs, an overview of world language professional development opportunities online and statewide, a brief look at the impact of Immersion education programs, such as the Dual Language Immersion Model and a brief examination of the relationship of world language and cultural education to global workforce initiatives for the state and nation.

  • Opening and Introductions
  • Presentations by UWG College of Education and World Languages Dept.
  • An overview of World Language programs and initiatives
  • A brief look at immersion education
  • An examination of Georgia’s growing global connections and the relationship of language and cultural education to regional economic development.

Class Notes

This class has been closed.

***Cancellation Policy***

We accept cancellations up to 10 days before a scheduled class. After this date, registrants will be charged and are welcome to send a replacement if they cannot attend. No-shows will be responsible for full payment.