AWLA Conference 2019 | February 15-16
Assessment in the
Catherine Ousselin is a graduate of the University of Kansas with an M.A. in French Language and Literature. She is a member of ACTFL, IALLT, WAFLT, and the AATF of which she is the current Region IX representative. Catherine is the AATF Social Media Manager and Curator, the Chair of the Technology Commission, an avid blogger on World Language curriculum development and technology integration as well as a frequenter participant on #langchat and other Twitter Ed-chats. She teaches French at Mount Vernon High in Washington State where she serves as a Digital Literacy Coach for the school district. Catherine was the 2017 PNCFL Teacher of the Year and a finalist for ACTFL Teacher of the Year.
Arthur Chou is the founder and managing director at Academic Learning Company, SealofBiltieracy.org and DualLanguageSchools.org. Starting the Seal of Biliteracy movement in 2009, Arthur has helped 30+ states establish the Seal of Biliteracy, promote dual language schools, and call attention to education equity and global citizenship.
AATSP Chapter Meeting Presenter Announced
Foreign Language Education from a global and governmental perspective. This meeting will feature Dr. Dieter A. Waldvogel, a retired U.S. Air Force Lieutenant Colonel and former senior Latin America Foreign Area Officer. Dr. Waldvogel also served in tours of duty under the Secretary of the Air Force for International Affairs—Latin America, the System of Cooperation among the American Air Forces and the National Security Agency. He has traveled extensively throughout Latin America, Europe and Asia, including military deployments to South West Asia. Currently, Dr. Waldvogel serves as the AATSP Director of Operations and as an Adjunct Assistant Professor of Spanish at the University of Alabama at Birmingham.
Additional Enrichment & Fun
Tentative Workshop & Session Schedule With Descriptions
AWLA 2019 Pre-Conference Workshops
Round 1 | 12:00-2:00 PM | Friday, February 15, 2019
Round 2 | 2:30-4:30 PM | Friday, February 15, 2019
AATF Spotlight Immersion Workshop
1:00-4:00 PM, Friday, February 15, 2019
Both parts presented in French by Catherine Ousselin.
Campus Maps & Floor Plans Available in Conference Program.
The hotels below are located conveniently on I-65 with many food and shopping options nearby.
Holiday Inn Express
The University of Montevallo no longer offers lodging on campus for conferences and guests.
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