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Early Language Learning

TEACHING INTERCULTURAL AWARENESS A global approach to global languages  Samantha Bremner, OFLA Early Language Learning Chair, Zid Zid Our students have more access than ever to the world. From pictures of national monuments to what a popular social media influencer … Continue reading

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WHAT’S THE GOOD WORD? Julie Frye, OFLA Scholarship Chair French Teacher, Lexington High School  You may have seen the question on social media. You may be in the habit yourself. “What question?” you may ask. “What habit?” you might be … Continue reading

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Secondary Language Learning

OHIO’S SEAL OF BILITERACY The What, Why, When and How of the Process OFLA Secondary Language Learning Committee:  Maureen Gerber, Perrysburg High School, Chair,  Alexis Blum, Minster High School, and Kerry Parker, Edison High School  The Secondary Language Learning Committee … Continue reading

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Technology Integration

A FLIPPED LANGUAGE CLASSROOM Leah Henson, OFLA Technology Integration Chair Miami University, Senior Lecturer Have you heard that one year of a high school world language course is equivalent to one semester of the same language at the university level? … Continue reading

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Around the State

Ryan Wertz and Kathy Shelton, World Language Consultants Ohio Department of Education New Ohio Learning Standards for K-12 World Languages and Cultures in the Home Stretch At the December meeting of the State Board of Education’s Teaching, Leading and Learning … Continue reading

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ANNUAL AATF-OHIO VISITS THE TOLEDO MUSEUM OF ART Megan Murphy, AATF-Ohio Vice President   French Teacher, Maple Heights High School  AATF-Ohio organized a meetup on January 25 for members at the Toledo Museum of Art. Seven members gathered to take a … Continue reading

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AATG OHIO SPRING 2020 MEETING Gene Aufderhaar, AATG Ohio Past President Van Wert High School Ohio AATG Meet-and-Greet 50-minute Session Time Slot: 7 Friday, April 3, 4:30-5:20 p.m. Room: Salon F-G

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