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1998 NFLRC Summer Institute

Advancing Language Immersion Education:
Pacific Perspectives & International Applications

July 6 through July 24, 1998

partial financial support available

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CALL FOR PAPERS AND PARTICIPATION

Application deadline: February 20, 1998

Drawing on the dynamic successes of language immersion programs in the Pacific, the 1998 Summer Institute will unite experts from East and West. Immersion educators representing all languages and instructional contexts, including indigenous, heritage, and foreign language immersion, are encouraged to apply.

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SYMPOSIUM July 6-10

hand pointing rightApplication deadline: February 20, 1998

The one-week Symposium will facilitate the sharing of resources, ideas, and information about all aspects of language immersion education, including such topics as:

It is a goal of the Symposium to facilitate communication and collaboration so that international initiatives can continue beyond the Institute.

The Symposium will feature:

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WORKSHOP July 13-24

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The two-week Workshop will examine further the themes of the Symposium with special emphasis on 4 modules: Pedagogy, Culture, Technology, and Materials Development. Through presentations, discussions, practice, and demonstrations, participants will carry out projects which will prepare them to meet the challenges of language immersion education and share resources and information with colleagues nationally and internationally.

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TO REQUEST AN APPLICATION

Application deadline: February 20, 1998

To receive an application packet via snail mail, please email us the following contact information at nflrc@hawaii.edu. In the subject header, please type GET SI98 APP.

MAHALO FOR YOUR INTEREST!

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