Article: Businesses Value Native Languages (PDF) - posted November 12, 2014
On September 30, 2013, the University of Maryland Center for Advanced Study of Language (CASL) convened an international forum on language education and policy entitled "Languages for All? The Anglophone Challenge."
At right: In May 2014, KSWLA member Yumi Foster organized a
Japanese Festival on the campus of Wichita State University to raise awareness of Japanese language and culture.
Kansas Needs French! (PDF)
t can be helpful for teachers looking for support for their programs.
Advocacy Resources from ACTFL's website:
These links will lead you to helpful websites where you’ll find information and suggestions about implementing various approached to advocacy. Some of them focus on issues other than foreign language education, but the techniques they describe will work for you as well. Still others contain links to other websites with useful information.
The Language Educator Article - Getting the Word out About Language Learning
The Language Educator Article on Advocacy – You Don’t Have to Be an Experienced Lobbyist to Make a Difference