In 2008, STARTALK continued to provide summer language learning opportunities for students to study critical languages and professional development opportunities for teachers of these languages. STARTALK funded summer programs in 30 U.S. states for students and teachers in Arabic and Chinese, as well as adding programs in Urdu, Hindi, and Persian. Over 2600 students and 1000 teachers participated in STARTALK programs.

STARTALK 2008 Video (84MB Quicktime)

Summer Programs

Meetings & Conferences

Presentations at External Conferences