Welcome to the preliminary schedule for the 2017 FLAM Conference to be held October 27-28 at the St. Charles Convention Center. This schedule to subject to change.
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Friday, October 27

3:50pm CDT

Inspire and Engage Language Students Through Experiential Learning, Globally
Join a discussion on ways to inspire and engage students through experiential learning on a global scale. Hear from Emily Meier on her experience building her German and Spanish programs with global education. Discover the impact of her program and how it resulted in greater engagement in and recognition of her foreign language program. Hear the impact of global education and brainstorm with fellow educators on experiential activity ideas to deepen student engagement.


Jocelyn Karpy

EF Education First

Emily Meier

Lutheran High School of Kansas City

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EF Education First

Gobal Education Consultant, Shane Murphy
Thanks to EF - Education First for being a 2017 FLAM Conference platinum sponsor!For over 50 years EF has been working toward one global mission: Opening the World Through Education. Together with educators worldwide, we provide 21st century learning experiences that promote critical... Read More →

Friday October 27, 2017 3:50pm - 5:00pm CDT
Meeting Room 103 One Convention Center Plaza Saint Charles, Missouri 63303
  Culture & Global Citizenship
Saturday, October 28

9:25am CDT

Grafted Writing: Getting Students Excited About Writing (and Sharing)!
Learn writing techniques that allow students to personalize texts and confidently grow their writing abilities. Help students “graft” their own creative, original ideas to texts, in such a way that personalizes and gives them ownership of the story. Lead them to confidently and freely write better in the target language.

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Eric Richards

Teacher of German / Department Chair, Fort Zumwalt North High School - O'Fallon, MO
Eric Richards is an experienced high school German teacher, author, and presenter. Eric is a 2021 ACTFL Teacher of Year Finalist. He was selected as the FLAM Distinguished Educator in 2019, and went on to be named as the Central States Teacher of the Year in March of 2020. He teaches... Read More →

Saturday October 28, 2017 9:25am - 10:35am CDT
Meeting Room 101 One Convention Center Plaza Saint Charles, Missouri 63303
  Best Practices
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