Kansas World Language Association

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Johnson County Community College Spanish Immersion Retreat 2017 for Teachers 

Join us April 21-23, 2017, at the Donaphin Lake Retreat and Conference Center in Excelsior Springs, MO. 

Thanks to Johnson County Community College and McGraw-Hill Publishing, the total cost of the retreat, which includes five meals, two nights lodging (double occupancy) and all activities at the Doniphan Lake Retreat & Conference Center, is only $70.00 (which is non-refundable). A private room option is available for a small additional cost. Space is limited to 24 participants. 

* Immerse yourself in Spanish throughout the retreat. 
* Maintain or improve your fluency with activities at Advanced and Superior ACTFL proficiency levels. 
* Meet other Spanish instructors and share ideas on teaching and life in general during informal conversations. 
* Watch and discuss a Hispanic movie and/or short videos. 
* Listen to Hispanic music and podcasts while enjoying the natural beauty of Heartland's rustic surroundings. 
* Sing and play traditional Hispanic games. 
* It is possible that non-credit hour learning experience points could be issued by the sponsoring school, contingent on district approval and consistency with the stated goals in the individual teacher's professional development plan. 

Transportation to/from Johnson County Community College and the Donaphin Conference and Retreat Center will be provided upon request.
Here are the links for the double and single upgrade. This includes food, activities and room.
Spanish Immersion Retreat 2017

Spanish Immersion Retreat 2017- Room Upgrade

Contac:Christina Wolff HCI/LI/LRC supervisor
12345 College Blvd. Box 31
Overland Park, KS 66210t913 469-8500