Sarah Brady | September 13, 2018
On Thursday, September 20, 2018 from 4:00-5:00 p.m., NC DPI and the UNC Global Area Studies will host an informational webinar to learn more about how teachers can get student teams involved in the Learning Through Languages High School Symposium to be held Wednesday, December 12.
Participation in the live broadcast of the webinar results in an email receipt with 1 contact hour towards a CEU for licensure renewal. Note: LEAs or districts and charter schools must approve professional development offerings.
Informational webinar: September 20
Application deadline: September 28
Notification of acceptance: October 5
Team applications are due in late September, and those wanting to find out more details can register for the webinar using this form.
In this research competition, NC world language high school students will have the opportunity to showcase their language, research and presentation skills in a scholarly environment. Participation in the symposium is free and teams are selected to participate via application process. Eligible students include those who study Arabic, Chinese, French, German, Italian, Japanese, Russian or Spanish. Participating students are encouraged to be at Level III or higher, or heritage speakers. For more information and to fill out an application for your students, please visit the website, read answers to frequently asked questions or watch this video about the program.