Heritage Language Teacher Workshop, UCLA, July 20-24, 2009

Heritage Language Teacher Workshop
July 20-24, 2009


The workshop is sponsored by Startalk and the National Heritage Language Resource Center. The Startalk sponsored languages are: Arabic, Chinese, Hindi, Persian, Swahili, Turkish and Urdu.  Additional spaces are available for other less commonly taught languages.

This workshop is designed to help language teachers face the challenge of teaching heritage language students. It will prepare them to understand the differences between teaching L2 and HL learners, the issues involved in heritage language teaching, and how to address them.

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Applications will be accepted through June 1, 2009. Notifications will be emailed by June 10, 2009

For additional information, contact kathryn@humnet.ucla.edu