Header Image Header Image

Archived Content from Conference Held in May 2007 

Home | Themes | Workshops | Schedule | Registration | Location & Accommodations

Bridging Contexts, Making connections

Program Schedule

For a list of sessions, please download and open the Conference Booklet (PDF).
You can search within the PDF for a keyword or presenter name

Thursday, May 31, 2007


9 am – 6 pm


10 am – Noon

Pre-Conference Workshops


1:30 – 3:30 pm

Pre-Conference Workshops


5:00 pm

Opening Plenary: Equipping Teachers to be Language Explorers
Elaine Tarone, University of Minnesota


6:30 pm

Reception / Cash Bar


Friday, June 1, 2007

8:00 am

Discussion Sessions

9:00 am

Morning Plenary: A Functional Linguistic View of Formative Classroom Assessment of Learning through Language
Bernard Mohan, University of British Columbia


10:15 am

Breakout Sessions

12:30 pm

Lunch / Exhibits

2:00 pm

Afternoon Plenary: Language Immersion Teacher Education and Hawaiian Medium Schools:A Story of Innovation and Collaboration
William H. “Pila” Wilson, & Keiki Kawai'ae'a, University of Hawai’i Hilo


3:15 pm

Breakout Sessions

5:30 pm

Optional Dinner Groups


Saturday, June 2, 2007

8:00 am

Discussion and Breakout Sessions

9:15 am

Breakout Sessions

9:55 am

Breakout Sessions

10:35 am

Breakout Sessions

11:30 am

Lunch / Exhibits

1:00 pm

Breakout Sessions

1:40 pm

Breakout Sessions

2:20 pm

Breakout Sessions

3:15 pm

Closing Plenary: The future of foreign language educators: Are we on our way to becoming dodos?
Timothy G. Reagan, Central Connecticut State University


4:15 pm



Articulation of Language Instruction
Assessment of Second Language
Content-Based Language Instruction
Culture and Language Learning
Immersion Education
Learner Language
Less Commonly Taught Languages
Maximizing Study Abroad
Pragmatics/Speech Acts
Strategies for Language Learning
Technology and Language Learning

Summer Institutes
Presentations, Workshops, and Events
Advanced Practices Certificate


CARLA Update Newsletter
CARLA Staff and Faculty
Get on the Mailing List

CARLA Publications
CARLA Bibliography
Content-Based Lessons/Units
LCTL Database
Learner Language Activities
Immersion Education Archives
Pragmatics Bibliography
Proficiency Handbook/Lessons
Spanish Grammar Strategies
Virtual Assessment Center
Virtual Item Bank

YouTube Facebook
Center for Advanced Research on Language Acquisition (CARLA) • 140 University International Center • 331 - 17th Ave SE • Minneapolis, MN 55414 | Contact CARLA
© Regents of the University of Minnesota. All rights reserved.
The University of Minnesota is an equal opportunity educator and employer
Last Modified: December 21, 2018 at 11:17