For School District Leaders:
How Can Immersion Work in Our District?
Gregg Roberts, World Language & Dual Language Immersion Specialist for the Utah State Office of Education
Friday, November 2, 2012
12:00 – 2:00 PM
Hotel Viking in Newport
|12:30 – 1:30||Implementing the Vision of the Rhode Island Roadmap to Language Excellence Initiative:How Can Immersion Work in Our District?
Gregg Roberts, World Language & Dual Language Immersion Specialist for the Utah State Office of Education, will share Utah’s experience in implementing dual language immersion programs state-wide and advise district leaders on how this could be done in Rhode Island.
|1:30 – 2:00||Q & A with Gregg Roberts|
|After Gregg’s talk, school district leaders are welcome to join the afternoon sessions of the Colloquium on International Engineering Education at the Hotel Viking:|
|2:30 – 4:00||Alumni Cases Plenary:Showcases the impact of international engineering and co-op programs on alumni careers, especially of those alums who have been a couple of years out in the work force.|
|4:00 – 5:30||Information and Poster SessionNetwork with and learn from students and colleagues in the field of international engineering education. Organizations and students will present posters of their programs and experiences abroad combining the study and application of languages with engineering.|