Miami University Conference on the Teaching of Languages

Katie Fowler-Cordova with her Fall Semester Class Katie Fowler-Cordova with her Fall Semester Class
Spanish class portrait Spanish class portrait
 Spanish Class on Halloween - Students in costumes  Spanish Class on Halloween - Students in costumes
Spanish Class Spanish Class
The Guggenheim in Bilbao The Guggenheim in Bilbao
Spanish Class in Courtyard Spanish Class in Courtyard
Spanish Class in Courtyard Spanish Class in Courtyard
 Day of the Dead skull and flowers  Day of the Dead skull and flowers
 Student at Gijon Sign  Student at Gijon Sign
Spanish faculty at the UN Spanish faculty at the UN
 Spanish Faculty with Columbian Friends  Spanish Faculty with Columbian Friends
Spanish Class on Halloween - Students in costumes Spanish Class on Halloween - Students in costumes
 Incan carving  Incan carving
 Machu Picchu  Machu Picchu
 Madrid Cityscape  Madrid Cityscape
Mexico City Cityscape Mexico City Cityscape
 Nicaragua - Granada  Nicaragua - Granada
 Portugal - Belam Tower  Portugal - Belam Tower
Portuguese Tiles for sale in a Market Portuguese Tiles for sale in a Market
 Spanish Students in Culinary School  Spanish Students in Culinary School
 Spanish professor in language lab  Spanish professor in language lab
 Student in Gijon  Student in Gijon
Student in Seville Student in Seville
 Unidiversity Dancers  Unidiversity Dancers
 Wares for sale at Unidiversity  Wares for sale at Unidiversity
 Unidiversity Cultural Parade  Unidiversity Cultural Parade
 Professor giving orientation for the Camino de Santiago  Professor giving orientation for the Camino de Santiago
  Professor giving orientation for the Camino de Santiago   Professor giving orientation for the Camino de Santiago
 Imix Hernandez de la Rosa as a skeleton for Dat of the Dead celebration  Imix Hernandez de la Rosa as a skeleton for Dat of the Dead celebration
 Jose Vilches Aguado and Imix Hernandez de la Rosa  Jose Vilches Aguado and Imix Hernandez de la Rosa
 Jose Vilches Aguado teaches about the Day of the Dead  Jose Vilches Aguado teaches about the Day of the Dead
Study abroad students pose in shrubbery Study abroad students pose in shrubbery
Group photo of study abroad students with Miami flag Group photo of study abroad students with Miami flag
 study abroad student with children  study abroad student with children
 six study abroad students in a raft on a river  six study abroad students in a raft on a river
 Study abroad students in front of Spanish ruins  Study abroad students in front of Spanish ruins
 Group photo of study abroad students  Group photo of study abroad students
Group of study abroad students Group of study abroad students
 Jose Dominguez videotaping study abroad students  Jose Dominguez videotaping study abroad students
 Study abroad students hiking in Northern Spain  Study abroad students hiking in Northern Spain
 study abroad students interacting with local guide  study abroad students interacting with local guide
 study abroad group with Miami flag  study abroad group with Miami flag
 Student in front of Gijon city sign  Student in front of Gijon city sign
 Group of study abroad students pose for a picture  Group of study abroad students pose for a picture
  Group of study abroad students pose for a picture   Group of study abroad students pose for a picture
  Group of study abroad students pose for a picture   Group of study abroad students pose for a picture

ANNOUNCING THE 2018 MIAMI UNIVERSITY
CONFERENCE ON THE TEACHING OF LANGUAGES (MUCTL)

CURRICULUM, THEORY AND PRACTICE: REFLECTION TO GUIDE GROWTH

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  • Attend sessions designed to enhance the teaching experience
  • Learn about current trends in language curriculum, theory and practice
  • Share language teaching experiences for today’s classroom
  • Network with experienced and new language teachers
  • Foster reflection strategies to guide growth
  • All languages welcome: Arabic, Chinese, French, German, Japanese, Latin, Russian, Spanish, etc.

Friday, October 12th, 2018, 7:45 a.m. – 4:15 p.m.

Miami University Voice of America Learning Center
7847 VOA Park Drive
West Chester, OH 45069


Co-sponsored by; the Department of Spanish and Portuguese (SPN);
Department of Teacher Education (EDT) School of Education, Health, and Society (EHS)

Kathy Shelton PortraitKeynote Speaker:  Kathy Shelton is World Languages Education Program Specialist, Ohio Department of Education.   

Kathy Shelton is the world language education program specialist at the Ohio Department of Education and is the technology coordinator for the National Council of State Supervisors for Languages (NCSSFL). She leads professional development for world language teachers at the state, regional and national level, covering topics such as proficiency, authentic resources, target language, rubrics and best practices for instruction and assessment. She most recently served as the co-chair of the 2017 NCSSFL-ACTFL task force revising the Can-Do statements for language, and served on the NCSSFL-ACTFL committees creating Can-Do statements for intercultural communication and for American Sign Language.