NOBLE – Network of Business Language Educators – has put this series of webinars together for language for specific purposes teachers and professionals from different fields who support interdisciplinary studies: language, culture and specific disciplines.

You can register for the webinars for free and the recordings will be available on YouTube shortly after the presentations. This is an amazing resource for educators who are looking for innovative ways to create global connections for their students and to integrate areas of study. What’s great nowadays is that we can access these valuable resources for free and we can learn from the experiences and tips of professionals in the field who are going beyond typical approaches to create lifelong learning opportunities for students! Thanks so much for sharing!

List of webinars:

December 10, 2013. Connecting Students to the “Real” World. Annie Abbott, University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign.

January 14, 2014. Developing A High School “Spanish for Leadership” Course. Cristin Bleess, Castle View High School, Colorado.

January 28, 2014. “Students’ Own Careers as a Specific Purpose”. Darcy Lear, Career Coach, Chicago.

February 11, 2014. Building a Career Abroad: a Visual Approach to Creating Opportunities. Leslie Forman, Universidad del Desarollo in Santiago, Chile.

February 25, 2014. Medical Spanish – Moving from Rote skills To Practical Application in the Secondary Classroom. Melissa Swarr, Hempfield School District in Lancaster, PA.

March 25, 2014. Using Case Studies in the Foreign Language Classroom. Margaret Gonglewski and Anna Helm, George Washington University.

April 8, 2014. Spanish for Healthcare In the USA. Berta-Isabel Cuadrado Álvarez. 4:30 p.m. EST

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