School's out & summer vacation is on!
At IWLA, we hope you are enjoying some much-deserved down time & a more relaxed pace this summer.
For those who are still thinking about PD, here are a few suggestions:
*Follow IWLA on Facebook or Twitter for ongoing updates & share your blog posts, travel photos, and news with us there!
*Review #langchat Twitter transcripts for ideas or catch up on your favorite language blogs
*Check out the IWLA Pinterest board with session materials from past conferences.
*Submit your proposal for a session at #IWLA16 in October
Looking for information about the 2016 conference?
If you are looking for the Job postings, they are now under the Resources menu, and recent additions are included in the Blog posts on the right-hand side of this page.
Want to keep up-to-date on important announcements? Make sure you're receiving our e-mails and following IWLA on Social Media.
The IWLA Executive Board is continuing their efforts to represent World Languages in Iowa.
Pictured (from left to right): Stacy Amling (Treasurer), Jason Noble (President-Elect), Linda Quinn Allen (President), Carrie Morris (Secretary), Kat Akers (Past President/Conference 2016 Chair), Pam Wesely (Vice President), and Loni O'Grady (Advocacy).
The Executive Board will continue their work on behalf of Iowa world language teachers, advocating for world languages and collaborating with the Iowa Department of Education to move forward with model competencies, organized by proficiency level, for our state. We are also pursuing the Seal of Biliteracy in Iowa. More information coming soon!