[lg policy] Immersion Conference 2012: Early Registration Deadline is June 29

Harold Schiffman hfsclpp at GMAIL.COM
Sat Jun 23 14:16:30 UTC 2012

Forwarded From: CARLA <carla at umn.edu>
Date: Fri, Jun 22, 2012 at 4:24 PM

Immersion Conference 2012: Early Registration Deadline is June 29

   Subscribe <http://ecommunication.umn.edu/t/306212/2584096/17486/0/> to
CARLA Newsletters                  Can't see the graphics? View this on the
web <http://ecommunication.umn.edu/t/306212/2584096/97004/0/>
Facebook] <http://ecommunication.umn.edu/t/306212/2584096/96998/0/> [image:
Twitter] <http://ecommunication.umn.edu/t/306212/2584096/96999/0/> [image:
More...] <http://ecommunication.umn.edu/t/306212/2584096/97000/0/> [image:
University of Minnesota]<http://ecommunication.umn.edu/t/306212/2584096/11847/0/>
CARLA Email Header]<http://ecommunication.umn.edu/t/306212/2584096/17482/0/>
CARLA color bar][image: CARLA color bar]

*Conference Announcement**Please Post/Distribute*
  [image: CARLA color bar][image: CARLA color bar]

* Register Now! <http://ecommunication.umn.edu/t/306212/2584096/103721/0/>*
*The early bird registration deadline is June 29, 2012.*
Immersion 2012:
Bridging Contexts for a Multilingual World
[image: Brochure Cover]
Download Conference Brochure (PDF)

*October 18-20, 2012*
*Crowne Plaza Riverfront Hotel*
*St. Paul, Minnesota, USA*

Featured Plenary Speakers

*Donna Christian**
Center for Applied Linguistics, USA *
*Ester de Jong**
University of Florida, USA*
*Tīmoti Kāretu**
Te Panikiretanga o Te Reo,
Te Wānanga o Aotearoa, New Zealand
**Roy Lyster**
McGill University, Canada *
*Merrill Swain**
University of Toronto, Canada*

Conference Description

The fourth international conference on immersion education brings together
researchers and educators from one-way world language immersion, two-way
bilingual immersion, and indigenous/heritage immersion for language and
culture revitalization to engage in research-informed dialogue and
professional exchange across languages, levels, learner audiences, and
sociopolitical contexts. This unique conference includes five plenaries, many
paper presentations and
two lunches and a fun dinner-dance.  And, for an additional fee,
participants can choose from the following options:

   - Wednesday School
   of 7 different immersion education contexts
   - Thursday Pre-conference
   options in the morning and 10 in the afternoon

For More Information

Find out more information<http://ecommunication.umn.edu/t/306212/2584096/103720/0/>and
register <http://ecommunication.umn.edu/t/306212/2584096/103721/0/> on the
conference website.

  [image: graphic - colored bar]

The Center for Advanced Research on Language Acquisition (CARLA) at the
University of Minnesota houses one of several Title VI Language Resource
Centers funded by the U.S. Department of Education to improve the nation's
capacity to teach and learn foreign languages effectively. CARLA supports a
number of coordinated programs of research, training, development and
dissemination of information relating to second language teaching and

CARLA emails are designed to give second language teachers and researchers
current information on the programs and projects currently operating under
the auspices of CARLA. You are also invited to visit the CARLA website at
For more information about all the Title VI Language Resource Centers,
visit our joint site at

We hope that you enjoy receiving periodic updates from CARLA. We encourage
you to share this email with colleagues who may be interested.  Anyone can
sign up to receive updates from CARLA at
.* If you would like us to take you off the list*, please e-mail the center
at carla at umn.edu.

  [image: graphic - colored bar]
Center for Advanced Research on Language Acquisition (CARLA)
140 University International Center • 331 17th Ave SE • Minneapolis, MN
 © 2012 Regents of the University of Minnesota. All rights reserved.
The University of Minnesota is an equal opportunity educator and employer
Last modified: Friday, 27-January-2012.
 *Twin Cities Campus:* Parking &
Maps & Directions <http://ecommunication.umn.edu/t/306212/2584096/71611/0/>
Directories <http://ecommunication.umn.edu/t/306212/2584096/71612/0/>
Contact U of M <http://ecommunication.umn.edu/t/306212/2584096/71613/0/>
Privacy <http://ecommunication.umn.edu/t/306212/2584096/71614/0/>
  [image: graphic - colored bar]

N.b.: Listing on the lgpolicy-list is merely intended as a service to its
and implies neither approval, confirmation nor agreement by the owner or
sponsor of the list as to the veracity of a message's contents. Members who
disagree with a message are encouraged to post a rebuttal, and to write
directly to the original sender of any offensive message.  A copy of this
may be forwarded to this list as well.  (H. Schiffman, Moderator)

For more information about the lgpolicy-list, go to
-------------- next part --------------
An HTML attachment was scrubbed...
URL: <http://listserv.linguistlist.org/pipermail/lgpolicy-list/attachments/20120623/b8a9a7c2/attachment.html>
-------------- next part --------------
This message came to you by way of the lgpolicy-list mailing list
lgpolicy-list at groups.sas.upenn.edu
To manage your subscription unsubscribe, or arrange digest format: https://groups.sas.upenn.edu/mailman/listinfo/lgpolicy-list

More information about the Lgpolicy-list mailing list