Workshop Descriptions

The FLAVA Workshop Series has gone virtual! Take a look below to learn about our next workshop. Then register here. You will receive an emailed link to the Zoom session before the workshop.

October 29, 2020: Virginia World Language Updates with Dr. Harris
with presenter Dr. Lisa A. Harris, VDOE Specialist for Foreign Languages and International Education


The next FLAVA Teacher Workshop is scheduled for Thursday, October 29, 2020 (4PM – 6PM) via Zoom. In that workshop, Dr. Lisa Harris, the VDOE specialist for World Language and International Education, will share the background and proposed changes to the World Language SOL and solicit feedback from teachers and language leaders.


Virginia World Language Updates with Dr. Harris

In this workshop, participants will gain an understanding of the new proposed proficiency-oriented framework and the process remaining to approve the proposed revisions to the standards. In addition to the SOL, the workshop will incorporate two additional new documents that support world language learning for students with disabilities, and the development of dual language/ immersion programs.


Participants who register (by October 26) will receive an email with the link to this workshop on Zoom prior to the presentation and a FLAVA certificate of attendance, if they complete the exit ticket survey at the end of this workshop. ­­­­


Check back soon to learn about future workshops!