Our conference theme/title this year is: “Tweet Languages, Tweet #FLANC”
Fall Workshop and Conference will be Friday, November 7 (workshop) and Saturday, November 8 (conference) at Berkeley City College: 2050 Center St, Berkeley, CA 94704
- Fall 2014 Conference Registration Form (files in docx and pdf format) / You can also register online
- Group Registration Form for FLANC Conference (Affiliate Organizations)
- Registration form for presenters
- Conference Program
- Exhibitor Information Letter (pdf file)
- Exhibitor Reservation (doc file)
FLANC Friday Workshops, November 7, 2014, 4:00-6:00 PM, Berkeley City College
This step-by-step workshop will walk you through setting a customized Facebook Group for your classes. We will examine many of the features and experience sample activities and the integration of other social media applications. Bonus: Security / privacy settings and lists! In English with examples in Spanish. For secondary and post-secondary levels.
(2) “What’s So Scary About Common Core? NOTHING!” – presented by Nancy Salsig, Berkeley World Language Project, with Carol Sparks, California State University, East Bay.
In this session participants will explore the alignment of Common Core Literacy and World Language Standards. They will practice reading strategies with culturally authentic texts. Participants will experience a variety of strategies they can teach their students to help them achieve the Standards. In English with examples in French, Spanish and English. For all levels.
A FLANC first / Por primera vez en FLANC
Saturday November 8th, at the exhibits, acclaimed Cuban short story writer, Nancy Alonso will be available to sign books.
Alonso is a writer known for her ability to describe circumstances of everyday life in Cuba with insight, empathy and humor. At FLANC she will share information about her short stories and answer questions about how Cuba has changed and is changing in the 21st century.
Two books will be available for sale.
Closed for Repairs (an English translation of Cerrado por reparación) Humorous stories about the Special Period in Cuba – $10
Disconnect/Desencuentro a bilingual edition of Alonso’s 3rd collection of short stories with original illustrations – $12
Para los maestros de español:
Nancy leerá algunos de sus cuentos en La Peña en Berkeley de 5:00 a 7:00 el sábado, 8 de noviembre. Entrada gratis.