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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
 

9:50am CDT

Conference Kick-Off
Friday October 27, 2017 9:50am - 10:50am CDT
Junior Ballroom ABCD One Convention Center Plaza Saint Charles, Missouri 63303

12:10pm CDT

Optional Language Meet-Ups for Lunch
Would you like to meet and network with new friends in your target language during lunch? Please meet in the doorways of the following rooms with others: Spanish - Junior Ballroom A, French - Junior Ballroom B, German - Junior Ballroom C, Chinese - Junior Ballroom D, Arabic - Room 101, Other Languages - Room 103

Friday October 27, 2017 12:10pm - 12:20pm CDT
See description One Convention Center Plaza Saint Charles, Missouri 63303
  Networking

12:10pm CDT

Lunch Break
Join friends and colleagues for lunch in a local restaurant.  Discover St. Charles - Food & Drink

Friday October 27, 2017 12:10pm - 1:50pm CDT
Local Restaurants

3:10pm CDT

Central Regional Meet & Greet Session
Regional meeting for FLAM members living in the following counties: Benton, Boone, Callaway, Camden, Cole, Cooper, Gasconade, Howard, Maries, Miller, Moniteau, Morgan, Osage, Pettis, Phelps, Pulaski, Saline

Moderators
avatar for Myles Freborg

Myles Freborg

FLAM Regional Representative, Central, Hickman High School
I represent central Missouri at FLAM.I teach French at Hickman High School in Columbia. Talk to me about applied linguistics, particularly phonetic acquisition and student affect in the L2 classroom!

Friday October 27, 2017 3:10pm - 3:40pm CDT
Meeting Room 101 One Convention Center Plaza Saint Charles, Missouri 63303
  Networking
  • Audience ALL
  • Presentation Language English
  • Eligible for Best of Missouri Award no
  • Tags meeting

3:10pm CDT

Northeast Regional Meet & Greet Session
Regional meeting for FLAM members living in the following counties: Adair, Audrain, Chariton, Clark, Knox, Lewis, Lincoln, Linn, Macon, Marion, Monroe, Montgomery, Pike, Putnam, Ralls, Randolph, Schuyler, Scotland, Shelby, St. Charles, Sullivan, Warren

Moderators
avatar for Haydee Taylor-Arnold

Haydee Taylor-Arnold

FLAM Regional Representative, Northeast, Ladue Horton Watkins High School, St. Louis

Friday October 27, 2017 3:10pm - 3:40pm CDT
Junior Ballroom D One Convention Center Plaza Saint Charles, Missouri 63303
  Networking
  • Audience ALL
  • Presentation Language English
  • Eligible for Best of Missouri Award no
  • Tags meeting

3:10pm CDT

Northwest Regional Meet & Greet Session
Regional meeting for FLAM members living in the following counties: Andrew, Atchison, Buchanan, Caldwell, Carroll, Cass, Clay, Clinton, Daviess, DeKalb, Gentry, Grundy, Harrison, Holt, Jackson, Johnson, Lafayette, Livingston, Mercer, Nodaway, Platte, Ray, Worth

Moderators
avatar for Ron Scrogham

Ron Scrogham

FLAM Regional Representative, Northwest, St. Pius X High School
I am the representative of the Northwest Region of FLAM. I have been the French teacher at St. Pius X High School, Kansas City, MO for the past twelve years. I am also the school's librarian/media specialist.

Friday October 27, 2017 3:10pm - 3:40pm CDT
Junior Ballroom A One Convention Center Plaza Saint Charles, Missouri 63303
  Networking
  • Audience ALL
  • Presentation Language English
  • Eligible for Best of Missouri Award no
  • Tags meeting

3:10pm CDT

Southeast Regional Meet & Greet Session
Regional meeting for FLAM members living in the following counties: Bollinger, Butler, Cape Girardeau, Carter, Crawford, Dent, Dunklin, Franklin, Iron, Jefferson, Madison, Mississippi, New Madrid, Oregon, Pemiscot, Perry, Reynolds, Ripley, Scott, Shannon, St. Francois, Ste. Genevieve, St. Louis, St. Louis City, Stoddard, Washington, Wayne

Moderators
avatar for Jason Sinclair

Jason Sinclair

FLAM Regional Representative, Southeast, Rockwood Summit High School
I am a High School Spanish teacher who is passionate about Second Language Acquisition and the creation of communicative environments in SLA classrooms. I love the environment and encouragement of the FLAM community and conference and look forward to attending many more. As Southeast... Read More →

Friday October 27, 2017 3:10pm - 3:40pm CDT
Junior Ballroom B One Convention Center Plaza Saint Charles, Missouri 63303
  Networking
  • Audience ALL
  • Presentation Language English
  • Eligible for Best of Missouri Award no
  • Tags meeting

3:10pm CDT

Southwest Regional Meet & Greet Session
Regional meeting for FLAM members living in the following counties: Barry, Barton, Bates, Cedar, Christian, Dade, Dallas, Douglas, Greene, Henry, Hickory, Howell, Jasper, Laclede, Lawrence, McDonald, Newton, Ozark, Polk, St. Clair, Stone, Taney, Texas, Vernon, Webster, Wright

Moderators
avatar for Tonia Tinsley

Tonia Tinsley

Past-President, World Languages and Cultures
Dr. Tonia Tinsley has roughly 30 years’ experience teaching Foreign Languages, ranging from elementary to higher education in the United States and France. She has taught at the secondary, university, and graduate levels in multiple languages. She holds a Doctorate in French Language... Read More →

Friday October 27, 2017 3:10pm - 3:40pm CDT
Junior Ballroom C One Convention Center Plaza Saint Charles, Missouri 63303
  Networking
  • Audience ALL
  • Presentation Language English
  • Eligible for Best of Missouri Award no
  • Tags meeting

5:00pm CDT

Exhibits Opening and Hors d'oeuvre Reception
Come celebrate with your FLAM colleagues at a wine and hors d'oeuvre reception. Visit and support our exhibitors.

Friday October 27, 2017 5:00pm - 7:00pm CDT
Junior Ballroom Corridor One Convention Center Plaza Saint Charles, Missouri 63303
  Networking
 
Saturday, October 28
 

9:10am CDT

Exhibit Break
Visit our exhibitors and sponsors. Sign up for free prizes.

Saturday October 28, 2017 9:10am - 9:25am CDT
Junior Ballroom Corridor One Convention Center Plaza Saint Charles, Missouri 63303

10:35am CDT

Exhibit Break
Visit our exhibitors and sponsors. Sign up for free prizes.

Saturday October 28, 2017 10:35am - 10:50am CDT
Junior Ballroom Corridor One Convention Center Plaza Saint Charles, Missouri 63303

12:00pm CDT

Exhibit Break
Visit our exhibitors and sponsors. Prize drawings at 12:15!

Saturday October 28, 2017 12:00pm - 12:30pm CDT
Junior Ballroom Corridor One Convention Center Plaza Saint Charles, Missouri 63303

12:30pm CDT

Buffet Luncheon, Awards Ceremony, Keynote Address: The Captivating Power of Culture
How do we get learners to appreciate the world around them? Kara and Megan will share stories from around the globe that inspire, challenge, and engage us all. See how culture inspires action, and how each action creates a ripple effect in a learner’s life.

Presenters
avatar for AdiósTextbook by Creative Language Class

AdiósTextbook by Creative Language Class

CreativeLanguageClass.com
AdiósTextbook is a communicative curriculum for World Language teachers inspired by culture & authentic resources. Units & resources available for Spanish, French, German, English, Arabic, Chinese, & Italian.
avatar for Megan Smith

Megan Smith

Keynote Speaker, CreativeLanguageClass.com
Kara Parker and Megan Smith are World Language consultants, curriculum developers and bloggers. They are passionate about proficiency, culture, and developing 21st Century Skills. Connect with them during the conference at their session “Let Authres Take the Lead” or visit them... Read More →


Saturday October 28, 2017 12:30pm - 2:30pm CDT
Junior Ballroom ABCD One Convention Center Plaza Saint Charles, Missouri 63303
 
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