Update: Access to the recordings of the Back-To-School World Language Teacher Summit with a PD certificate is available through the All-Access Pass.
The highly anticipated World Language Teacher Summit is here! From July 17-21, join us for the biggest summer online conference designed to empower educators like you with valuable insights, practical strategies, and inspiration to support you throughout the beginning of the school year.
World Language Teacher Summit Online Conference Special Back-To-School Edition
The World Language Teacher Summit is a free summer conference dedicated to supporting language educators in their professional growth. Spanning over five days, this virtual event will feature a diverse lineup of expert speakers who will delve into a wide range of relevant topics tailored specifically for Spanish and world language teachers. With a focus on back-to-school preparation, the summit aims to equip educators with the tools and knowledge to create engaging learning experiences for their students.
In this special back-to-school edition…
- Discover practical strategies to create an inclusive and culturally responsive learning environment.
- Get examples of predictive class routines that can lower students’ anxiety and create a supportive learning environment.
- Explore how AI tools like Chat GPT can enhance students’ critical thinking skills.
- Gain valuable insights into positive discipline techniques and create a supportive learning environment.
- Discover how to design interactive worksheets that will enhance your students’ learning experience.
- And more!
19 Sessions That Inspire and Empower
Get ready to be inspired by our exceptional lineup of presenters who will share their expertise and insights during the Summit. Here’s what we will be covering:
Day 1 – Monday, July 17th
- First Week Lesson Plans To Get Students Speaking More All Year Long! by Sherry Sebesta
- 1st Weeks of School: Proficiency, Procedures & Positive People by Allison Wienhold
- But I Only Teach Once a Week! Creating Memorable Experiences in FLES Programs by Albert Fernández
- First Day of Experiences as a Teacher by Ashley Mikkelsen
Day 2 – Tuesday, July 18th
- The One Tool to Support All of Your Students by Christina Margiore
- Empowering Early Learners Through Engaging Topics and Activities by Carolina Gómez
- Strategies to Cultivate Student Buy-in by Bertha Delgadillo
- Positive Discipline in the High School Classroom Validation & Vulnerability by Luisa Acevedo
Day 3 – Wednesday, July 19th
- 3 Spanish Speaking Activities for Any Vocab or Grammar by Jessica Hall
- Practical Activities to Engage Language Students with AI by Fanest Coronado
- World Language Classroom Starter Package and Teacher Toolkit by Heather Luis
Day 4 – Thursday, July 20th
- Cultural Compass: Navigating Diversity in Modern Classrooms by Allison Perryman
- Afro-Latinos and Hair: A Journey of the Past, the Present, and the Future by Jenniffer Whyte
- Your Story, My Story, Our Story: Creating Classroom Culture and Community the First Week of School to Make Your Year a Success! by Trisha McMurray
- Building Community in Your World Language Classroom by Katie Acosta
Day 5 – Friday, July 21st
- Apps and Tools and Games, Oh My! by Amanda Mignault
- Using Canva in The Foreign Language Classroom by Christopher Dabb
- Brain Break for WLT by Michelle Rojas Castillo
- Ideas & Resources For World Language Teachers – How Do We Teach Vocabulary Effectively? by Amy Haney
Exclusive Free Conference Gifts
As a participant in the World Language Teacher Summit, you will receive two invaluable free gifts to further enhance your learning experience. The first is the Playbook, a comprehensive guide filled with session summaries, speaker insights, and practical resources. This Playbook will serve as your go-to resource long after the conference concludes, providing you with ongoing support and inspiration.
Additionally, you will receive a virtual goodie bag filled with exclusive resources, downloadable materials, and special offers from our partners. These valuable resources will complement your teaching practice and provide you with new tools and ideas to implement in your classroom.
Meet Our Special Hostess, Jazz Cole
We are thrilled to announce our special host for the World Language Teacher Summit, the remarkable Jazz Cole. Jazz brings her passion for language teaching and extensive experience to guide us through this incredible event. Her expertise and engaging presence will ensure an unforgettable experience for all participants.
Don’t Miss Out—Register Today!
Remember, the summit is completely free, so invite your colleagues and spread the word. Let’s come together to strengthen our teaching practice and make a lasting impact on our students’ language learning journey.
We can’t wait to see you at the World Language Teacher Summit!