Congratulations to the winners and honorees at FLAVA 2019! David Cox FLAVA Excellence in Teaching K-12 Award The 2019 David Cox FLAVA Excellence in Teaching K-12 Award winner is Amy Petersen. Amy is a Latin teacher and World Languages Department Chairman at Midlothian High School. She serves as the advisor for the Latin Club […]
At last year’s FLAVA fall conference, Andy Martin of Rockbridge County was awarded a scholarship to study in Salamanca, Spain. Learn about his experience over this past summer here.
Dear Colleagues, Hope this finds each of you enjoying the “Lazy Days of Summer” as you prepare for another school year! In this note, I am sharing several important things with you. So, please take the time to read this and share with your world language friends. If you would like some innovative ideas for […]
Dear Colleagues, The Spanish Embassy graciously has agreed to award one of our members with a scholarship to study abroad in Spain for the summer of 2020. Here is the link to learn more about the programs available for 2019. The actual opportunities for 2020 have not been posted at this time. If you are interested in applying to […]
Let Languages Unlock Your World Please join us for FLAVA’s annual fall conference 3-5 October in Williamsburg, VA. Learn more and register here. We look forward to seeing you there!
Do you teach high school students? Let them know about this exciting new option for incoming UVA first year students to spend their fall semester studying in Valencia Spain, either on a Spanish track or a Pre-Health track. http://uvaglobalfirst.as.virginia.edu/valencia-first
Are you willing and ready to be a member of a great team? The FLAVA Executive Board has two openings; one for the position of President-Elect and one for Communications Coordinator (formerly known as Secretary). You may nominate a member (with nominee’s permission) or you may self-nominate by sending nominee names directly to […]
Greetings and Happy New Year from SCOLT! As you begin 2019, I would like to ask you to reach out to all FLAVA members and encourage them apply for the 2019 SCOLT Study Abroad Scholarships. Our donors have been so generous and we will once again offer the following scholarships for language educators: […]
ACTFL sponsors a wonderful program called Leadership Initiative for Language Learning (LILL). FLAVA is encouraged to nominate a person to participate in this leadership training opportunity. Each of you deserves consideration! So, take a look at the attached information and form and apply by February 10, 2019 if interested. If chosen as FLAVA’s nominee and […]