Summer Workshop | New Perspectives and Techniques for Teaching Spanish as a Heritage Language (SHL)

Heritage spanish workshop 2019
Monday, June 10, 2019 - 08:30 CDT to Tuesday, June 11, 2019 - 12:00 CDT
University of Texas at Austin, Glickman Center (Patton Hall - RLP 1.302B)


Heritage Spanish instructors of all levels (K-12, higher ed) are welcome to attend this series of mini-workshops led by faculty from Texas A&M, Texas A&M Commerce, Houston Baptist, UTRGV, UT Austin and Baylor. 

Mini-workshop topics:

  • Grammar and vocabulary
  • Ortografía
  • Language arts approach/metalinguistics
  • Starting a heritage Spanish program
  • Technology (including podcasting)
  • Open Educational Resources 

There will also be a panel of students to talk about the impact of heritage classes on their education, and a poster session of graduate student research. 

This workshop is organized by the Texas Coalition for Heritage Spanish (TeCHS). 

Cost: $50 for faculty and teachers, $20 for graduate students (breakfast and lunch included on the first day, breakfast included on the second day). 


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Sponsored by: 
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The University of Texas at Austin