School Closure Resources & Professional Development
Webinars and training opportunities for teachers
Clock Hours: WAFLT is currently working on a procedure to provide Clock Hours for participation in
these trainings and webinars. Please watch this page and our Facebook page for updates.
Past webinar recordings & resources
ACTFL: Resources in response to COVID-19 including free ebooks, VLM learning modules/webinars,
AAPPL resources and much more.
OSPI World Languages: Resource hub for Washington State
AATF Curated Curricular & Authentic Resources page for thousands of organized resources.
International Education resources
Global Classroom Program at the World Affairs Council of Seattle: Global Competence Certificate for students
Professional Development workshops are sponsored by various Washington State World Language organizations
and school districts. WAFLT is often a co-sponsor of these events, however, even if an event is posted on this site,
it might not be sponsored by WAFLT. Additionally, these events will be shared on our Facebook and Twitter pages for reference.
Spring Regional 2020: Central Washington University - Cancelled
TBA - CLTA Workshop (Open to ALL world language teachers)
Comprehensible Language Acquisition with ACTFL's 6 Core Practices
Presenter: Catherine Ousselin
Time: April 25th
Location: The Westside School
10404 34th Ave SW, Seattle, WA 98146
CLTA-WA Summer workshop
Time: August 29th or 30th 2020
Edward Wang and Amanda Wisniewski will each be delivering a 1.5 hr mini workshops on Self Efficacy:
Meitsu Chuang-Mendel and Jeremy Smith will be leading a 3 hr workshop on Student Voice, Student Choice:
Go Real: Creating Relevant and Engaging Learning Experiences for K-12 Chinese Language Learners
Time: August 17 2019, 9:00am – 4:00pm w/ 1 hour lunch break @ 12:00pm (6 hours total)
Main Presenter: Dr. Wei-ling Wu—Independent Consultant
Co-presenter: Xi Sun—Chinese immersion program teacher Target
Audience: K – 12 Chinese Instructors
Location: Communications Building (CMU) 120, University of Washington, Seattle, WA
Cost: Free for CLTA-WA members; $20.00 for non-members
(CLTA-WA annual membership fee: $30.00 for July 1, 2019 – June 30, 2020)