Current Events

Teaching Languages for Intercultural Citizenship and Social Justice

Date: May 26, 2021

Time: 10:00- 11:30AM Arizona, UTC-7 (starting at 10AM PT/ 1PM ET). To see what time this event takes place where you are, visit this URL: https://tinyurl.com/bp84tw

Location: Online

Webinar Presented by Manuela Wagner, Professor in the Department of Literatures, Cultures, and Languages at the University of Connecticut. In this webinar we start by reflecting on connections between teaching languages and preparing our students for the challenges they (and we as a society) face (see UN global issues). Questions include: What should students learn […]

Expanding L2 Learning: Teaching Multimodal Composition through Socioscientific Topics

Date: June 2, 2021

Time: 10:00- 11:30AM Arizona, UTC-7 (starting at 10AM PT/ 1PM ET). To see what time this event takes place where you are, visit this URL: https://tinyurl.com/butm9m6p

Location: Online

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Webinar presented by Jill Castek, Rachel Floyd, Emily Hellmich, Blaine Smith and Wen Wen from the University of Arizona (see their individual bios below). Multimodal projects use multiple modes to communicate ideas. In the digital world, images, sounds, colors and other design features together convey meaning that one mode alone cannot fully express. This webinar […]

Soaring Higher with MACAWS: Integrating iDDL with Other Web Applications to Enhance Language Learning

Date: June 12, 2021

Time: 10:00- 11:30AM Arizona, UTC-7 (starting at 10AM PT/ 1PM ET). To see what time this event takes place where you are, visit this URL: https://tinyurl.com/2sc62cpu

Location: Online

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Webinar presented by: Bruna Sommer-Farias, Adriana Picoral, Shelley Staples, Aleksey Novikov, Mariana Centanin- Bertho (see their bios below). Participants in this free, live webinar will explore the Multilingual Academic Corpus of Assignments – Writing and Speech (MACAWS), an ongoing project building a corpus of assignments (written texts, spoken discourse, and multimedia products such as blogs) […]

Exploring Socioscientific Issues in Language Classrooms

Date: June 19, 2021

Time: 10:00- 11:30AM Arizona, UTC-7 (starting at 10AM PT/ 1PM ET). To see what time this event takes place where you are, visit this URL: https://tinyurl.com/bswyds3e

Location: Online

SSI6_19

Webinar presented by Young Ae Kim, Jieun Ryu, Sojung Chun, Seungmin Eum, Seojin Park, Sunyoung Yang (see individual bios below). Language educators teach languages as well as important fields such as diverse cultures, social justice, interpersonal skills, and multimodal literacy. In addition to these areas, our project expands language education to include socioscientific issues (SSIs) […]

8th Intercultural Competence Conference

Start date: January 27, 2022 - End date: January 30, 2022

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Call for Proposals: Submission deadline June 4, 2021. ICC 2020: Decentering Mobility in Intercultural Education: Engagement, Equity, and Access January 27-30, 2022 A hybrid event in Tucson, Arizona, and online Plenary Speakers: * Uju Anya, Pennsylvania State University, USA * Maria Dasli, University of Edinburgh, Scotland * Jennifer Pipitone, College of Mount Saint Vincent, USA […]