Upcoming Events

En esta sección tendremos información de eventos que les pueden interesar a los instructores de español como lengua de herencia. Please get in touch with us if there is a relevant event that you would like to advertise or share with the community.

American Association for Applied Linguistics
March 24, 2018 - March 27, 2018
Sheraton Grand Chicago, Chicago Illinois

Nationally and internationally, the AAAL conference has a reputation as a comprehensive and stimulating conference including in-depth colloquia and paper sessions, topical and thought-provoking plenary presentations, excellent book exhibits, and plentiful opportunities for networking.

One of the conference strands is Bilingual, Immersion, Heritage, and Language Minority Education (BIH). This strand highlights a range of research that... Read more

The 5th Symposium on Spanish as a Heritage Language: Transnational Communities in the Midwest
April 5, 2018 - April 7, 2018
University of Iowa, Iowa City

Our subtopic for this symposium is Transnational Communities in the MidwestThe movement of people, media, language and literacies that gradually flows back and forth between two or more nations in a sustainable manner is called transnationalism. Among these, language and literacy are the most important elements to maintain proficient bilinguals, and this is particularly... Read more

Heritage Spanish Summer Workshop
June 7, 2018 - June 8, 2018
The University of Texas at Austin

COERLL would like to invite you to attend our 4th Heritage Spanish Summer Workshop on June 7-8 at the University of Texas at Austin. This year we will be featuring speakers Flavia Belpoliti (Texas A&M Commerce), Gabriela Zapata (Texas A&M), as well as José Esteban Hernández and Yanina Hernández (UT Rio Grande Valley). We will... Read more

Teaching Heritage Languages and Learners, CARLA Summer Institutes for Language Teachers
July 9, 2018 - July 13, 2018
Center for Advanced Research on Language Acquisition, Minneapolis, MN

Participants in this workshop will examine social justice topics, community-based learning for growing heritage language (literacy), and authentic assessments for heritage language development. Participants will collaborate; connect experiences of heritage teachers and learners to research on multilingual development; and learn how to bring communities, classrooms, and digital storytelling together to create powerful heritage language learning... Read more

Segundo congreso de la Academia Norteamericana de la Lengua Española
October 5, 2018 - October 7, 2018
Biblioteca del Congreso de los Estados Unidos, Washington D.C.

Este congreso se celebrará en el marco del 45o aniversario de la fundación de la ANLE, con el lema “El español, lengua, cultura y poder de Estados Unidos hispánico”. El mismo será celebrado en la Biblioteca del Congreso de los Estados Unidos en Washington, D. C. del 5 al 7 de octubre de 2018. Se... Read more

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