Institute for Global Studies
214 Social Sciences
267 19th Ave S
Minneapolis, MN 55455

Phone: 612-624-9007
Fax: 612-626-2242

2013 CARLA Summer Institutes for Languages Teachers

Offered by the Center for Advanced Research on Language Acquisition (CARLA) at the University of Minnesota.

The Institutes for Summer 2013 are:

Using the Web for Communicative Language Learning & Professional Development
July 8-August 11, 2013 (5-week online course)

Using Technology in Second Language Teaching
July 15-19, 2013

Content-Based Language Instruction and Curriculum Development
July 15-19, 2013

Developing Classroom Materials for Less Commonly Taught Languages
July 15-19, 2013

Culture as Core in the Second Language Classroom
July 22-26, 2013

Focusing on Learner Language: Second Language Acquisition Basics for Teachers
July 22-26, 2013

Improving Language Learning: Styles- and Strategies-Based Instruction
July 29-August 2, 2013

Developing Assessments for the Second Language Classroom
July 29-August 2, 2013

Immersion 101 for Chinese and Japanese: An Introduction to Immersion Teaching
June 24-28, 2013 (Teacher Session); June 24-25, 2013(2-day Admin Session)

Immersion 101: An Introduction to Immersion Teaching 
July 22-26, 2013 (Teacher Session); July 22-24, 2013 (3-day Admin Session)

Meeting the Challenges of Immersion Education: Biliteracy Development in Dual Language/Immersion Classroom
July 29-August 2, 2013

Each of the institutes is a highly interactive blend of theory and practical application. Teachers will be engaged in discussion, networking, theory-building, and hands-on activities that relate to the topic of the day.

For more information on these seminars, the graduate credit option, and for registration, visit the CARLA website. You may also contact CARLA via e-mail.