TFLA 2018 Spring Workshops
TFLA is happy to announce five full-day regional workshops to be held this February and March. Each workshop offers 6 hours of professional development credit and deals with proficiency methodology and unit design. Four of the workshops, held in Waco, Wichita Falls, and San Antonio, will be held at regional educational service centers, which will also handle the registration. The workshop for the Gulf Coast region will be held at First Colony Middle School in Sugar Land, and only registration for this program will be held through TFLA. Registration for the other workshops will be held through the Region Service Centers.

Here are the dates, titles, locations, and presenters for each workshop:

Fri., Feb. 23 "Starting the Path to Proficiency: Integrating the New TEKS in LOTE Classrooms," held at Region 12,  Waco , presented by  Nella Spurlin .
Registration  through Region 12.

Fri., March 2 "The Language Factor: Developing a World Language Classroom that Successfully Fosters Students' Proficiency and Performance," held at Region 9,  Wichita Falls , presented by  Karla O'Donald .
Registration  through Region 9.

Sat., March 3 "Planning for Proficiency: Unit Design--Developing Proficiency Units that Incorporate the New TEKS, " held at Region 20,  San Antonio , presented by  Teresa Tattersall .
Registration  through Region 20.

Sat., March 3 :  "Planning for Proficiency: Unit Design for the LOTE Classroom," held at First Colony Middle School in  Sugar Land , presented by  Brittany Lindsey .

Fri., March 23 "Unit Design for Language Proficiency in the LOTE Classroom," held at Region 12,  Waco , presented by  Nella Spurlin .
Registration  through Region 12.‚Äč

For more information about workshop content, cost, and registration, please go to the TFLA website "Planned Events" page .

Participants must be TFLA members .

MayDell Jenks
Executive Director
Texas Foreign Language Association