Grant Applicant Webinar Series

The 2018 Grant Applicant Webinar Series has concluded. You can view slides and notes from the webinars below.

Thank you for your interest in applying for a STARTALK summer teacher education or student language program grant. The webinars below provide information about the proposal development and review process. We want you to be successful in helping us achieve our objectives:

  1. To increase the number of students enrolled in the study of critical-need languages
  2. To increase the number of highly effective critical-language teachers in the U.S.
  3. To increase the number of highly effective materials and curricula available to teachers and students of these critical-need languages

We support your commitment to building sustainable and effective language education programs through the STARTALK Principles for Effective Teaching and Learning:

  • Implementing a Standards-Based and Thematically Organized Curriculum
  • Facilitating a Learner-Centered Classroom
  • Using the Target Language and Providing Comprehensible Input for Instruction
  • Integrating Culture, Content and Language in a World Language Classroom
  • Adapting and Using Age-Appropriate Authentic Materials
  • Conducting Performance-Based Assessment

View slides and notes from the 2018 Proposal Applicant Orientation webinar below:

2018 STARTALK Proposal Applicant Orientation Webinar Presentation

Applicant Webinars for Logistics and Budget

This separate webinar is a question and answer session about the online application tool, budget, and contract requirements. View slides and notes from the STARTALK Applicant Webinar on Logistics and Budget below:

2018 STARTALK Logistics and Budget Webinar Presentation

Webinar Schedule

Date Time (EDT) Topic Link to Register

Tuesday, August 15

5:30 – 6:30 PM

2018 Grant Application Overview

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Thursday, August 24

12:00 – 1:00 PM

2018 Grant Application Overview

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Wednesday, September 6

6:00 – 7:00 PM

2018 Grant Application Overview

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Monday, September 25

7:00 – 8:00 PM

2018 Grant Application Overview

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Thursday, September 28

4:30 – 5:30 PM

2018 Grant Application -
Logistics and Budget

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Monday, October 2

1:00 – 2:00 PM

2018 Grant Application Overview

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Tuesday, October 3 9:00 – 10:00 AM 2018 Grant Application Overview Register for this Webinar

Wednesday, October 11

1:00 – 2:00 PM

2018 Grant Application - 
Logistics and Budget

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Instructional Resource(s): 

  • Student
  • Teacher

Material Type(s): 

  • Administration