2016 Spring Conference Presentations

May 6–7, 2016 • Minneapolis, MN

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Presenter(s)
(alphabetical by last name)
Title Resources

Dan Conrad

Using the AAPPL Suite in Your Program

Presentation

Helena Curtain, Yalan King, Magaly Lavadenz, Ping Liu, Claudia Ross

Guiding Principles for Early Literacy Experiences for Beginning Learners of Chinese

Presentation
Handout 1
Handout 2

Pam Delfosse, Greta Lungaard

Proficiency-Based Practices in STARTALK Programs

Presentation

Jennifer Eddy, Michael Everson

TeacherFolio 2.0: Alignment for Success

Presentation
Classroom Look-Fors
Observation Note Taking Tool

Mayeen Farooqui, Mohammad Aleem

NEW Features on LangCred.org!

Presentation

Leslie Grahn, Deborah Espitia

Responding to the Needs of All Learners in the Differentiated Classroom

Presentation
Handout 1
Handout 2
Video

Government Representatives Government Office Hours Presentation

Marjorie Hall Haley

Secrets to Running a Successful Teacher Program

Presentation

Betsy Hart, Pam Delfosse, David Ellis Morning Plenary: Planting Seeds for Growth Presentation

Iman Hashem, Brandon Zaslow

Online Materials for Arabic Language Teacher Development

Presentation

Magaly Lavadenz, Elvira Armas, Myriam Met

The STARTALK Professional Learning Pilot Module for Instructional Leads

Presentation

Magaly Lavadenz, Ping Liu, Yalan King

Developing the K-5 Chinese Word Frequency Dictionary for L2 Learners

Presentation

Yutao Liu, Dali Tan, Alan Cheung

Classroom Management for Learning STARTALK Principles

Presentation

Myriam Met

Successful Student to Student Target Language Use

Presentation
Handout

Aleidine Moeller, Sheri Hurlbut

How to Develop Learner-Centered STARTALK Programs

Presentation

Aleidine Moeller, Julie Sykes

Make LinguaFolio Online Work for Your STARTALK Program

Presentation

Rita Oleksak, Janice Dowd, Jimmy Wildman, Meiching Chang

Planning Field Trips for Culture, Content, and Language Learning

Presentation
Handout

Rakesh Ranjan

The STARTALK Hindi Audiovisual Module Project

Presentation
Handout

Adam Ross

Leveraging Technology to Transform Learning in the Foreign Language Classroom

Presentation

Nicole Rumeau

Planning and Implementing Your Program with SOPHIE

Presentation

Nicole Rumeau, Natalie Corbin

Using Social Media for Publicity and Community Development

Presentation

Paul Sandrock

Developing Higher Levels of Performance in Each Mode of Communication

Presentation

Paul Sandrock

Using STARTALK Curriculum and Learning Plan Templates to Plan Assessment for Learning

Presentation
Handout 1
Handout 2
Video

Elizabeth Sandstrom, Nataliya Ushakova, Kateryna Ratushnyuk

Meeting Teacher and Student Learning Targets in Combination Programs

Presentation
Video

Thomas Sauer, Alyssa Villarreal

Finding STARTALK Treasures: Identifying and Using STARTALK Professional Learning Resources

Presentation

Thomas Sauer, Alyssa Villarreal

From Principle to the Classroom: Tools to Support STARTALK-endorsed Principles

Presentation

Gaby Semaan, Alysha Timmons

Participant Engagement and Learning with Technology: Transcending the Basics

Presentation

Duarte Silva, Ying Jin, Claire Albert

Essential Leadership Actions to Support a Successful Student Program

Presentation
Activity II
Activity III
Activity IV
Video

Dali Tan, Shaoyu Chi

NOVA STARTALK e-Tower: An OER to Help Learners Reach Higher Chinese Language and Culture Proficiency

Presentation

Laura Terrill

Ready to Launch: New Program Orientation

Presentation

STARTALK Team Leaders

Aligned with a Growth Mindset: Student Programs

Presentation
Video

STARTALK Team Leaders

Aligned with a Growth Mindset: Teacher Programs Presentation
STARTALK Team Leaders Cultivating Growth: Planning for Learning in Student Programs Presentation
Video
STARTALK Team Leaders Cultivating Growth: Planning for Learning in Teacher Programs Presentation

Instructional Resource(s): 

  • Student
  • Teacher

Teaching Experience: 

  • Beginning
  • Experienced

Material Type(s): 

  • Curricula
  • Assessment
  • Instruction
  • Learning Plan/Lesson Plan
  • Administration

TELL Domain(s): 

  • Learning Tools
  • Collaboration