Culture Shock: Developing Authentic Materials for Increasing Foreign Language Proficiency
Sat, August 24, 2013 • 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM
with Danilo Aquino, Laila Familiar, Thomas J. Garza, Mark Hopkins, and Antonella DelFattore Olson
Learn how to develop materials and activities that will increase your students’ cultural literacy and proficiency in a motivating and engaging manner. Examples will be given in Arabic, Czech, Italian, and Russian; however the workshop is applicable to all language classrooms. A hands-on session will follow the presentations...bring your laptop!
Five hours of CPE credit is available for this workshop.
Register* at the TLC Store, links.utexas.edu/cewkwzn, by August 21 to receive lunch!
CLA 1.302B, Glickman Center, The University of Texas - Austin Visit the TLC website for parking and directions.
*A nominal tiered fee is charged to cover materials, refreshments, and lunch: $5 for all students, including graduate students (enter discount code WorkshopStudent when entering payment information); $10 for K-12 teachers (enter discount code WorkshopK12); and $15 for instructors at institutes of higher learning.