Dual Language/Immersion (DL/I) Events


Here are the upcoming or recent DL/I events such as webinars, meetings, seminars, conferences, and other networking and professional development opportunities:
Event
Dates
Location
Audience
Details

Refresher on mClass: Reading 3D Spanish

September 8, 2016
Fayetteville, NC
DL/I programs using mClass: Reading 3D as their Spanish literacy assessment in K-2
The materials shared during the refresher training on mClass: Reading 3D Spanish are posted in a Google folder called 2016-17 R3D Spanish.

Online Resources:

Please contact Anne Evans (anne.evans@dpi.nc.gov) with any questions.

September DL/I Update

September 20, 2016
10:00-11:00 a.m. via GoToWebinar
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North Carolina DL/I Educators
Topics:
The Spotlight for this quarterly webinar was presented by Dr. Ann Borisoff and her research on applying the Center for Applied Linguistics rubric on dual language/immersion implementation. Other updates and items of interest were shared along with resources.

Archived Webinar
Registration link for September 20 Quarterly DL/I Update Webinar:
Presentation Slides

FLANC Conference

October 7-8, 2016
Durham, NC
K-20 World Language Educators
The Foreign Language Association of North Carolina (FLANC)'s 50th Anniversary Conference took place in Durham, NC, at the Sheraton Imperial on October 7-8.

Please see the FLANC Fall Conference website at http://www.flanc.org/fall-conference to access handouts.

WIDA National Conference

October 12-15, 2016
Philadelphia, PA
PreK-Grade 12 Educators of English language learners
The WIDA National Conference website is at http://widaconference.us/

6th International Conference on DL/I

October 20-22, 2016
Minneapolis, MN
DL/I Educators from around the world
The conference website for Immersion 2016: Connecting Research and Practice Across Contexts is at http://www.carla.umn.edu/conferences/immersion2016/ . Details are posted there about invited speakers, topics, pre-conference workshops, and school site visits.

CAL Leadership Institute

October 25-27, 2016
Washington, DC
DL/I Educators
The Center for Applied Linguistics (CAL) offered an institute called Leading Dual Language Programs for Student Success. Please see the institute's webpage at http://www.cal.org/solutions/institutes/leading-dual-language-programs-october-2016.html
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La Cosecha Dual Language Conference

November 9-12, 2016
Santa Fe, NM
DL/I Educators, Parents, Researchers and Practitioners
La Cosecha offers the opportunity to share best practices and resources, current theory and practice, build networks, and fuel the community's efforts to build a better future for children as we “harvest” the best of our multilingual and multicultural communities. For details, go to the La Cosecha 2016 site at
http://information184.wixsite.com/lacosecha/conference-information
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ACTFL Convention & World Languages Expo

November 18-20, 2016
Boston, MA
Language Educators
The American Council on the Teaching of Foreign Languages (ACTFL) Annual Convention and World Languages Expo is an international event bringing together more than 6,000 language educators from all languages, levels, and assignments. The goal is to provide a comprehensive professional development experience that will have an impact on language educators at all levels of teaching and in turn impact their students to succeed in their language learning process. The program, which will feature more than 700 educational sessions in a variety of formats, will focus on innovative programs, emerging trends that impact the language profession, and research-informed practices. See the ACTFL Convention webpage at https://www.actfl.org/convention-expo
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December DL/I Update

December 20, 2016
10:00-11:00 a.m. via GoToWebinar
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North Carolina DL/I Educators
Spotlight:
Dr. Joan Lachance presented her DL/I research and plans for future DL/I teacher training. Other topids included:
  • DL/I Seminar Agenda for 2/25/17
    To register for the NC DL/I Seminar, go to http://www.flanc.org/spring-conference
  • New Global-Ready Schools & Reminder of Intent to Apply
  • New Course Codes for DL/I Programs
    • Level IV for Middle School
    • DL/I Attribute for High School
  • New ESSA Terminology
  • Reminders . . .

Archived Webinar

Presentation
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Quarterly DL/I Update

February 21, 2017

10:00-11:00 a.m. via GoToWebinar

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North Carolina DL/I Educators
Topics: TBD

Registration link for February 21 Quarterly DL/I Update Webinar:
https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/4639154394426190339

NC DL/I Seminar

February 25, 2017

UNC-Wilmington

DL/I program administrators and/or teachers in North Carolina and the Southeast
The DL/I Seminar is being held in collaboration with the Foreign Language Association of North Carolina (FLANC) Spring Conference.

To see the Session Summaries, go here.

To register for the NC DL/I Seminar, go to http://www.flanc.org/spring-conference

Dual Language Education Fundamentals Workshop

April 27, 2017

Charlotte, NC

DL/I educators
Details:
The Center for Applied Linguistics (CAL) and Santillana USA will be offering this workshop. Please watch the CAL website (http://cal.org/) for details.

Quarterly DL/I Update

May 16, 2017

10:00-11:00 a.m. via GoToWebinar

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North Carolina DL/I Educators
Topics: TBD

Registration link for May 16 Quarterly DL/I Update Webinar:
https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/8883755261781071107

7th International Conference on DL/I

October 2018

Location TBD

DL/I Educators from around the world
To Be Determined




Archives from 2015 - 2016

Event & Date

Materials

Notes
Quarterly DL/I Update Webinar
December 15, 2015

The December 15th Webinar recording is an MP4 file. All of these files are Google files
which you can view or download.

Archived Webinar Recording

Archived Power Point Presentation

Archived PDF of Power Point Presentation

Topics include:
  • Introduction of the the new NC DL/I Programs wiki
  • Registration information for the DL/I Administrator Seminar on March 9-10
  • Details about DL/I program models and instructional time
  • Information about future webinars and conferences for DL/I educators
Quarterly DL/I Update Webinar
February 23, 2016

The February 23rd Webinar recording is an MP4 file. All of these files are Google files
which you can view or download.

Archived Webinar Recording

Archived Power Point Presentation

Archived PDF of Power Point Presentation

Topics include:
  • Spotlight on serving Els in DL/I programs
  • DL/I Instruction Time Fidelity Check tool
  • Preview of upcoming March Administrator Seminar
  • Upcoming events and resources
NC DL/I Administrator Seminar
March 9-10, 2016

Agenda for 2016 Administrator Seminar with presentation materials

March 9, 2016
  • Keynote by Thomas and Collier
  • Breakout Sessions by NC Practitioners

March 10, 2016: School Visits
Quarterly DL/I Update Webinar
April 19, 2016

The April 19th Webinar recording is an MP4 file. All of these files are Google files
which you can view or download.

Archived Webinar Recording

Archived Power Point Presentation

Topics include:
  • Spotlight on Curriculum Map Pilot Training
  • Highlights of March Administrator Seminar
  • Global-Ready Schools and Dirstricts
  • Upcoming events and resources