- El XXXI Congreso de AESLA (Asociación Española de Lingüística Aplicada) 2013 se celebrará en la Universidad de La Laguna el 18 al 20 de abril de 2013. Para más información, haz click aquí.
- First International Conference on Bilingual Education in a Globalized World:
Comparison between Spain and the United States
Alcalá de Henares, May 9-11, 2013
Call for Papers
The Instituto Franklin - UAH will be hosting this International Conference in order to create an open forum for debate among specialists and people interested in education and bilingualism.
Topics: Each paper presentation will last 20 minutes and must be related to the following topics:
Economic aspects: how are bilingual programs financed in the US and Spain; governmental institutions that participate and how; how will bilingualism be financed in the future?
Political aspects: the politics of bilingualism in the US and Spain, election campaigns and bilingualism, immigration and bilingualism.
Social and cultural aspects: changes in the American and Spanish societies due to bilingualism; the challenges that families face and how they are dealing with them.
Linguistic aspects: teaching American - British English in Spain; teaching Peninsular and Latin American Spanish in the US. Spanglish.
Psychopedagogical aspects: methods of bilingual education; new technologies; quality seals, learning psychology, methods and models of learning new languages.
Deadline for proposals submission: January 30th, 2013.
Coordinadora de Congresos y Eventos
Tel.: +34 91 885 4461
- The American Council on Education (ACE) and the Association of International Education Administrators (AIEA) announce the 13th meeting of the Internationalization Collaborative, a network of more than 100 institutions that addresses critical issues in campus global engagement.
Click here for a preliminary agenda and to register now.
*What: ACE/AIEA Internationalization Collaborative*
*When: Saturday, February 16, 2013, 9:00 am - 5:30 pm*
*Where: New Orleans Marriott, New Orleans, LA*
*Registration Deadline: Friday, February 8, 2013*
The program is designed for higher education leaders with responsibility for campus-wide global initiatives, including senior/chief international officers, provosts, deans, department chairs and program directors. A team of leaders from the same institution is ideal.
Topics for the 2013 Collaborative include:
- The President as a catalyst for internationalization
- Realigning the institution to integrate international and broader goals
- Acquiring the knowledge and skills to participate effectively in institution-wide strategic planning