Welcome to FLANC!
Foreign Language Association of North Carolina
|October 2-4, 2014 - FLANC Fall Conference in Winston-Salem, NC|
|March 1, 2014 - FLANC Spring Conference Highlights
Keynote Address: "Never Give Up"
Jessica Garner, Cabarrus County PK-12 Curriculum Coordinator
|Spring 2014 Conference Webpage|
|Spring 2014 Conference Program|
|iWLT: The Incredible World Language Teacher!
FLANC 2013 Fall Conference Highlights
|Friday Morning FLANC 2013 Tour|
|Video Tour of FLANC 2013 Exhibit Hall|
|FLANC 2013 Conference iWLTs Video|
2015 Events - Mark Your Calendars
March 2015 - FLANC Spring Conference tentatively scheduled in Wilmington, NC
October 2015 - FLANC Fall Conference tentatively scheduled in Durham/Triangle, NC
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.
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February 27, 2014
FLANC 2014 Spring Conference Sponsor Announced!
Please join us in welcoming Carolina Training Associates (CTA) ti the FLANC family as a 2014 Spring Conference sponsor! We are pleased to have CTA join us in Asheville this year as our Morning Break sponsor. They will be onsite during the first half of the Spring Conference to share with all attendees the SANS Learning System (more information HERE). Pamela Admas from CTA offers, "This will be an excellent resource for teachers who are looking for ideas on use of technology in the foreign language classroom and lab. -- So make sure you say hello to Pam while attending the Spring Conference in Asheville Saturday!
January 20, 2014
FLANC 2014 Spring Conference Registration is Now Open!
Come and join us for our 'other' conference in Asheville, NC. With the Department of Foreign Languages at the University of North Carolina at Asheville, we invite you to see the 'Best of FLANC' as we share the top sessions from our Fall Conference. Members get a $20 discount off standard fees. So come join us in beautiful Asheville March 1st. For additional information, click HERE or visit our online registration page here. We look forward to seeing you in Asheville!
January 17, 2014
Hilton Teacher Treks Program
Sponsored by Hilton Worldwide, the Hilton Teacher Treks Program is meant to bring people together and foster greater understanding between the U.S. and other countries. This program allows U.S. primary and secondary level teachers to go abroad for 2-3 weeks to travel, explore and experience culture firsthand. The Institute of International Education (IIE) administers the Hilton Teacher Treks Program on behalf of Hilton Worldwide. Details at http://www.iie.org/en/Programs/Hilton-Teacher-Treks-Program
January 15, 2014
NC DPI Anaylsis of Student Work (ASW) Wiki
The ASW wiki includes updates and training materials for the Spring 2014 piloters from AP/IB, Arts Education, Healthful Living, World Languages, and other designated content areas. Any interested stakeholders can access these materials online at: http://ncasw.ncdpi.wikispaces.net/
**Please note that only Spring 2014 Pilot participants may receive CEU credit from DPI for completing the training modules during the 2013-2014 school year.**
The ASW process will be the way that the measurement of student growth for these teachers will be linked to teacher effectiveness for Standard 6 of the NC Educator Evaluation System (NCEES) beginning with the 2014-2015 school year. Questions about the proposed ASW process can be directed to Educator Effectiveness by sending an email to email@example.com or visiting the Educator Effectiveness Model website at www.ncpublicschools.org/effectiveness-model.