In-Service Conference on the Teaching of Foreign Languages

2015 Fall In-Service Conference

Teaching the Cultures and Communities Standards
Music and Film in the K-12 Classroom
Workshops led by local high school teachers

Saturday, September 26, 2015
8:00 a.m. - 1:50 p.m.
Millersville University, McComsey Hall

You will learn great strategies to get your students engaged in the target language and culture in their communities, and you will be able to share your own experiences and ideas during presentations from:

  • Kevin Bisignani of Emmaus High School
  • Jennifer Campbell of Manheim Central High School
  • Nate Campbell of Manheim Central High School
  • Renee Campeau of Warwick High School
  • Megan Flinchbaugh of Manheim Central High School
  • Amie Savidge of J.P. McCaskey High School 

Professors from MU's Department of Foreign Languages will introduce the sessions.

There will be opportunities for you to collaborate in small groups with your colleagues to discuss strategies and ideas for all levels and to work on activities for immediate implementation in the classroom. We encourage you to bring related materials you would like to discuss or share. 

Register Now

Registration fee of $30.00 (students and retirees $20) includes lunch.
Deadline for registration is September 19, 2014.

After filling out the online registration form, you will receive a confirmation email. Print the email, and mail it along with payment to: 

Millersville University
Department of Foreign Languages - Conference
PO Box 1002
Millersville, PA 17551 

Please make checks payable to Millersville University.

Conference schedule:

8:00  Continental breakfast and registration
8:45  Welcome and introduction
9:00  Session 1: TV ads, clips, and programs
10:15  Break
10:25  Language-specific immersion session: Movies and documentaries (in French, German, Spanish, and English for teachers of other languages)
11:30  Lunch
12:30  Session 4: Music
1:40  Conference wrap-up

We look forward to exchanging ideas with you! 

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Past Conferences

The In-Service Conference has been hosted by MU for over forty years. Click Here for information about past conferences.