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Friday, July 12 • 10:30am - 11:30am
The Game-Changer: “Persona Especial” Student Interviews

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This year long activity works with all languages and levels, but there are a few techniques that make it run smoothly. After you've done this for a while, students get the confidence and skills to have meaningful and accurate conversations in  the target language.  (no more, "me llamo es...").  Teacher: "How many of you think you could have a good half hour conversation with someone what spoke no English?"  Students: "Of course! How easy! Do you think we're  stupid, señor? "

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Bryce Hedstrom

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Bryce Hedstrom loves teaching. He has taught at K to college levels for more than 30 years. He received the Best of Colorado Award from the Colorado Congress of Foreign Language Teachers (CCFLT) and was later president of the organization.He taught Spanish at the college level for... Read More →

Friday July 12, 2019 10:30am - 11:30am CDT