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GCRI at the Future of Bilingual Education in the U.S. Symposium

5/13/2016 | Goethe Institut New York

GCRI at the Future of Bilingual Education in the U.S. Symposium

GCRI participated in a symposium on dual language programs.

The Goethe Institut organized a symposium on dual language programs for teachers, school aministrators and parents. The panel discussion, which was moderated by GCRI Director Dr. Joann Halpern, was entitled The future of bilingual education in the U.S.: Learning from best practices around the world.

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  • Featured Speakers

    • Christine Helot

      Professor, Teacher Education Department, University of Strasbourg, France

    • Fabrice Jaumont

      Education Attache, Embassy of France in the United States

    • Johanna Watzinger-Tharp

      Associate Professor, Department of Linguistics, University of Utah

    • Norman Sieweke

      Second Languages Consultant, the Institute for Innovation in Second Language Education at Edmonton Public Schools, Canada