FLAVA President’s Message – August 2018

FLAVA President’s Message – August 2018

Dear FLAVA Members,

I trust that this finds most of you in the midst of teacher preparation week or going full steam ahead in the classroom. Welcome back to what I hope will be your best year yet!

Here are a few conference reminders along with a special article by Sonia Brandon.

  • Please consider attending the FLAVA Fall Conference (theme: Languages Enlighten the World) in Williamsburg from Oct. 4-6, 2018. Early Bird registration, which includes your membership and Thursday and Friday lunches, closes on September 16th. Click here to register.


  • Click here to see a copy of the program for the fall conference.


  • Hotel rooms will be held at the special FLAVA rate through September 8th. Wednesday night is sold out, but Thursday and Friday night rooms are still available. Click here to register.


  • The photography online contest is open – click here for details.


  • There will be a Friday night Talent Show and Karaoke again this year. Please register to be a part of this fun event.

  • Sonia Brandon, Spanish and French teacher at Fork Union Military Academy, enjoyed her time studying in Alcala, Spain because of FLAVA’s nomination for a Spanish Embassy scholarship. Click here to read the article.  


Wishing you the best for this school year,

Sue Robertson
President , Foreign Language Association of Virginia

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