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February 12, 2009
 
Spotlight

Featured Presentation

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Resources for Teaching Spanish to Hispanic Bilingual Students in the United States

Presenters include
Joy Kreeft Peyton, CAL

2009 Spanish in the United States and Spanish in Contact With Other Languages Conference
February 19 – 21, 2009
Miami, Florida
Learn more.


Application Deadline for the 2008 G. Richard Tucker Fellowship Set for April 13

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A new Tucker Fellow is selected annually for a 4-week residency at CAL's office in Washington, DC.
Learn more.

CAL Turns 50 on February 16, 2009
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Visit our CAL50 Web site for more details about special events and resources connected to our anniversary celebration.



Support CAL50
Learn About Our Online Archive Project
CAL is using CAL50 donations to support our project to provide free online access through our Web site to a wealth of useful and hard-to-find resources. The CREDE archived Web site highlighted below is one of the first steps in this important project. The next project under consideration is to post past issues of the Linguistic Reporter, CAL’s newsletter from 1959 to 1983, which includes many substantive articles that are still relevant today.

Your Contributions Count
Even small contributions will help us make more of our resources available online.

Make your online contribution today.

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Browse the CREDE Web Site
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Visit our revamped Web site highlighting CREDE (the Center for Research on Education, Diversity & Excellence), a CAL project from 1996 to 2004. Many of the resources can be downloaded for free; selected resources are also available for purchase in print.

Download These Free Online CREDE Resources

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The Sheltered Instruction Observation Protocol: A Tool for Teacher-Researcher Collaboration and Professional Development
Learn more.

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Two-Way Immersion 101: Designing and Implementing a Two-Way Immersion Education Program at the Elementary School Level | Learn more.


Institute on Teaching Reading to English Language Learners Set for May

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CAL is offering a training of trainers institute in May to help trainers provide professional development for educators who teach reading in classes with English language learners.

Learn more and register.


Conferences Update

American Association for Applied Linguistics (AAAL)
2009 Conference

March 20 – 24, 2009    
Denver, Colorado

Special CAL50 Presentation:
Applied Linguistics for a Changing World: Connecting Research and Practice | Learn more.

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Visit our booth

Teachers of English to Speakers of Other Languages (TESOL)
2009 Convention

March 26 – 28, 2009    
Denver, Colorado

Special CAL50 Presentation:
Looking Ahead: Connecting Culture and Language in the U.S. Classroom | Learn more.


February 2009 is Discover Languages Month

CAL is pleased to continue to support ACTFLís Discover Languages campaign to raise public awareness about the benefits of language learning.

Read CALís latest Spotlight on Language.

Visit ACTFLís Discover Languages Web site.

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For comments and suggestions for CAL News, email us at CALNews@cal.org.

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