Category Archives: Vol. 53, No. 1 – Fall 2014

Secondary Language Learning

Fall, a Busy and Reflective Time Debbie McCorkle, Unioto High School, OFLA Secondary Language Learning Committee The fall is a busy time for the Secondary Language Learning Committee! During this season, members of the Committee will be field testing a … Continue reading

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Teacher Education & Licensure

Storytelling in FL Classroom: Toward More Use of a Powerful Tool Gaby Semaan, University of Toledo/Assistant Professor, Director of Middle East Studies and Coordinator of Arabic Program, OFLA Teacher Education and Licensure    Storytelling is an old art that is … Continue reading

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Technology Integration

OFLA Technology Integration Dr. Bryan R. Drost, Shaker Heights High School, OFLA Technology Integration Chair A huge thank you to everyone who attended the two technology integration workshops we had at the end of summer.   I know that all of … Continue reading

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ODE Around the State

Focus on Using the Target Language in the World Language Classroom Ryan Wertz, Kathy Shelton and Paula Sondej, World Language Consultants, Ohio Department of Education A new school year in Ohio brings with it a renewed focus on fostering communicative … Continue reading

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AATF

AATF Ohio News   Mary Townsend, Kettering Fairmont High School, AATF Ohio Vice President French Immersion Weekend for Teachers Not an English word was spoken as two dozen dedicated French teachers from across Ohio gathered at Mohican State Park, near Loudonville, … Continue reading

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AATG

AATG News Deborah Page, University of Cincinnati, American Association of Teachers of German Representative Ohio AATG Fall Conference and Meeting The annual conference and meeting of the Ohio American Association of the Teachers of German will be November 7-8, 2014, … Continue reading

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AATSP

AATSP Buckeye-News Jennifer Pike, Oak Hills High School ¡Hola a todos! I am so excited to join the AATSP team as Vice-President for the 2014-2016 term! I teach at Oak Hills High School, in a suburb of Cincinnati, and am … Continue reading

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