Join us September 17th – September 18th, 2021 online for our KWLA Conference for professional learning and networking with World Language teachers from around the Commonwealth and beyond.
IN THE NEWS:
– Kentucky has newly adopted World Language standards! You can find the new standards here. Check out the KWLA Fall Conference where standards committee members Dr. Laura Roche Youngworth and Sara Merideth will present on how these new standards were developed and how to begin using them in your classroom!
– KDE has released guidelines for establishing a local Seal of Biliteracy! For more information click here.
-KWLA is excited to share that we have partnered with Avant Assessment! This partnership will allow KWLA members to access the Avant ADVANCE Teacher Training Tool at the discounted rate of $250 (from $299). The goal of our partnership is to provide valuable resources to our educators during such unprecedented times, in addition to raising funds for our beloved association. Click here for more information.
-Congratulations to Kentucky’s own Elena Kamenetzky for being named the 2021 ACTFL Teacher of the Year! We are so excited for her to represent World Language teachers around the country this year! Read more at the Kentucky Teacher.
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