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How Far We’ve Come: Hindsight is FLANC 2020

Call for Proposals for the 2020 Fall Conference is Now Open!!

Proposal deadline is March 6, 2020

For more information visit the Fall Conference Page


Submit your proposal(s) today!

Registration for Spring Conference on March 7, 2020 at UNC Charlotte is Now Open!!

Congratulations to our Top 10 sessions from our 2019 Fall Conference!
Many of these presentations will be featured at our Spring Conference on March 7, 2020 at UNC Charlotte. They are listed here in alphabetical order by lead presenter:

Leslie Baldwin, "Give Me a Break! Brain Breaks in the Target Language"
Lisa Bartels and Shelby Cole, "Listen Up! Interpretive Listening in the World Language Classroom"
Valerie Daratony and Anne Thomae Elias, "Defying Gender Rules"
Peter Dola and Sunny Cordray, "Going Viral with the Pieces of the Social Media Puzzle"
Bethanie Drew and Erin Carlson, "Level Up! A Framework for Improving Student Writing"
Bobby Hobgood, "Simple Strategies for Engaging Learners Before, During, and After Class"
Amanda Ireland-Desmond, "Digital Breakouts: The Ultimate Puzzle to Solve"
Christopher Jahdai Jeffords, "Hey, Where Did All the Desks Go? Exploring the Deskless Classroom"
Brooke Rosell, "Bring Literacy to Life in the World Language Classroom"
Carmen Scoggins, "There Is an I in Equipos"

And a special congratulations to Amanda Ireland-Desmond, who will be representing FLANC as our Best Of presentation at SCOLT on March 26-28, 2020 in Mobile, Alabama!
Thanks to all who presented at FLANC!

Bonnie Wang - FLANC 2019 Teacher of the Year

Bonnie Wang is the recipient of FLANC 2019's Teacher of the Year (K-12) Award. Bonnie Wang is passionate about Chinese and teaching others the language and culture. Ms. Wang’s innovative, creative approach and her deep desire to do the best for her students and her colleagues are just a few reasons she deserves the title of FLANC’s 2019 K-12 Teacher of the Year!

Congratulations, Bonnie!

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It is the mission of the Foreign Language Association of North Carolina to promote opportunities for all students from kindergarten through post graduate studies to develop a high level of competence in at least one language in addition to their own; to provide leadership, support and service to those committed to language learning; and to coordinate the efforts of all those involved in education to make language learning in programs of excellence a reality for all.