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Oct 19, 2024, 9:00 AM CDT
Emporia High School
Theme: Unlocking Global Opportunities Through Language Education The UnConference is a dynamic 1-day event designed to foster open dialogue and collaboration among language education professionals.


  • If you register on October 1, 2024 or after, we will be unable to guarantee a box lunch for you. Please contact Elizabeth Wilson at with inquiries about lunch. 

  • Sorry, refunds will not be issued. If you require reimbursement, please work directly with your school or affiliation.

  • If you need to pay by check, contact Nanette Bergen at

College Credit 

Earn up to 3 hours of graduate-level semester units of credit for each conference, workshop or webinar that you complete with Kansas World Language Association (KSWLA) and Benerd College - University of the Pacific. At only $62 per semester credit, you may choose to earn up to 3 graduate-level credits for implementing what you learn directly into your classroom or program setting. Primarily designed for salary advancement and/or recertification requirements, the credits offered are practical, meaningful and affordable.
IMPORTANT: Only conference attendees may apply for and earn this college credit. A certificate of attendance is required. More information here.

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As language teachers, we know that learning a second language is a means to opening doors around the world. The theme of Unlocking Global Opportunities can manifest itself in many ways, and we would like to consider sessions that fall into any of the following strands: Curriculum & Assessment, Teaching Strategies, Culture & Global Citizenship, Diversity & Differentiated Learning, and Technology. If you have any questions, please reach out to Rachel Benson, KSWLA Past President ( or Elizabeth Wilson, KSWLA Vice President (


We look forward to your ideas! Proposal Deadline is June 15, 2024.

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