E25 Speak up! How to be a language advocate

Fri, 11/22: 2:30 PM  - 3:20 PM 
Exhibitor Workshops 
Room: Exhibitor Workshop Room #1, Exhibit Halls D-E 
Ignite the courage and gather the tools you need to speak up for languages. Whether you are a teacher advocating for language proficiency to parents or school administrators, or advocating at local, state, or national levels to promote language education, this session will help you develop your advocacy goals and create an action plan to achieve them. We'll hear from leaders in the language advocacy field and discuss the challenges and opportunities of language advocacy.
Sponsor: Wayside Publishing


Michele Olah, Wayside Publishing
Jay Ketner, Wayside Publishing

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Non-language specific

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